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South Dakota Municipal League

Airport Operations/Maintenance Technician - Pierre, SD

Deadline:  Open until filled

Wage: $17.92/hour

Seeking a motivated, detail oriented self-starter to be a member of the team at the Pierre Regional Airport.  The Airport serves the aviation-related needs of the state capital, its residents and the businesses of central South Dakota - playing a vital role in the state's economy and transportation system. 

QUALIFICATIONS: Skill in operating equipment and tools used in airport operations such as tractors, mowers, snow removal equipment, power tools, airfield lighting and ARFF apparatus.  Must be or able to be certified aircraft rescue firefighter within six months.  Knowledge of relevant FAA rules and regulations preferred.  Must possess strong oral and written communication skills.   Strong computer skills desirable.

DUTIES: This position is responsible for providing general daily oversight of airside operations by monitoring overall airfield safety, performs vehicle and equipment maintenance, airfield lighting maintenance and performs aircraft rescue firefighter duties.  Maintains lighting systems, vehicles, equipment, grounds, structures, pavement and turf.  Maintains documentation and records of all actions taken to ensure compliance with FAR Part 139 certification requirements. 

APPLICATIONS: Human Resources Office, City of Pierre, Box 1253, 222 E. Dakota, Pierre, SD 57501, (605) 773-7429,


208 Island Drive - Ft. Pierre, SD 57532 - 605.224.8654