East Kern Airport District is seeking a Director of Planning for the Mojave Air & Space Port (MHV) to lead the airport’s project management, planning, engineering, environmental, design, and construction efforts. This position organizes the execution of the airport capital program, airport master plan, and any architectural or engineering-related initiatives. Mojave Air and Space Port is currently home to more than 60 companies engaged in flight development to light industrial to highly advanced aerospace design, flight test and research and even heavy rail industrial manufacturing.
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree, be proficient in the use and application of AutoCAD, and have experience in design, construction, engineering and/or planning. Preferred qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, five (5) or more years’ experience in engineering, and familiarity with relevant FAA requirements.
Additional Salary Information: The starting salary for the Director of Planning will be commensurate with experience. Mojave Air & Space Port offers a benefit package that includes CalPERS pension retirement, excellent health coverage, dental, vision, life and tuition reimbursement.
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