City of Portland - Airport Deputy Director Engineering & Facilities


Aviation & Transportation Department – $1,500 Sign On Bonus Available - Relocation Available -

The Portland International Jetport is seeking a responsible senior manager for the position of Deputy Director Engineering and Facilities. This senior management position is directly involved in overseeing planning, design, maintenance and repair of the Jetport’s facilities and airfield including buildings, roadways, signage, aprons, taxiways, runways and grounds. Supervises the Engineering and Facilities Division staff of the Jetport. Provides project management and planning for department construction projects.  Oversees design, bidding and construction of capital improvement projects. Coordinates and interacts with building committees, city departments, the Federal Aviation Administration, Federal Transit Authority and other local, state and federal agencies as needed to accomplish department infrastructure and improvement projects.   

Requirements:  Graduation from a four-year college or university with specialization in engineering and a minimum five years of Experience in managing facilities, design and construction professionals.  Candidates should be proficient in the use of AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word software.  

Necessary Special Requirements:  Possession of a valid State of Maine Class C driver’s license; must have and maintain a good driving record; successful completion of TSA Criminal Background Check in accordance with TSR Part 1542 to acquire and maintain an airport security badge. 

Generous benefit package.  Sign on bonus of $1,500 available. This is a salaried Non-Union position - Grade D62 - Salary range: $87,212 - $110,500/year.   

Deadline for applications is Friday, December 9, 2022


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City Benefits

Permanent employees receive a generous benefits package that includes paid holidays; employee health insurance; sick and vacation leave; optional life, dental, vision and income protection insurances; choice of retirement plans; and tuition reduction program with the University of Southern Maine and Thomas College.   



The City of Portland is strongly committed to diversity in its workforce.

Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.

We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer.



***COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate***    For the safety of our employees and our constituents, the City of Portland requires that new employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to the start of employment.  Candidates may request an accommodation for medical reasons or sincerely held religious beliefs at the conditional offer stage.


For questions contact Human Resources by email at or 207-874-8624. 

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