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Airport Project Manager

By June 22, 2022

NC Department of Transportation

How to Apply
You MUST apply online at https://bit.ly/3O93fCj  by July 5, 2022 at midnight EST to be considered.

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The Challenge
We are looking for an Airport project manager to join our Aviation Development Team and help manage Eastern NC airport projects.

In this role you will:

  • Supervise and train Division airport project managers to ensure consistency of service as they assist those who own North Carolina’s public airports.
  • Be involved in all aspects of each assigned project from start to finish including planning, designing, implementing, and tracking/evaluating progress.
  • Work closely with stakeholders on funded/potentially funded projects, negotiating outcomes, discussing technical issues, feasibility, and compliance.
  • Provide engineering and design guidance based on both state and FAA standards to airport owners and private engineering firms.
  • Collaborate with others in exploring economic development opportunities at certain airports.
  • Present and support Aviation division outreach initiatives.
  • Participate in and contribute to NCDOT’s strategic planning, tracking and reporting activities focused on advancing our vision and mission.

What You Bring

  • Knowledge of principals and practice of civil engineering as they apply to aviation and/or transportation planning, including the areas of design practices, contract and specification preparation and administration, pavement design, project management including scheduling principles, geology, earthmoving, drainage, paving, electrical systems, and environmental.
  • Experience managing multiple, simultaneous projects.
  • Ability to coordinate, lead, and track outcomes of meetings involving multiple stakeholders.
  • Ability to build relationships with stakeholders through public speaking, technical writing, negotiation, and conflict resolution.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Experience managing and training direct reports.

Management Prefers

  • Candidates with experience and knowledge of FAA design and/or construction requirements.


  • May require registration as a professional engineer by the NC Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelors degree in engineering, and
  • 4 years of relevant experience; or
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience.

Call me: Eileen Cusyck at 919-814-0581.

Learn more about how NCDOT is leading the aviation smart transportation revolution at: https://ncdot.gov/divisions/aviation/

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