Aviation Project Manager/Engineer

Charleston, West Virginia, United States

Company: L.R. Kimball, a division of CDI Engineering Solutions

Location: West Virginia (Remote or out of Charleston office)

Title: Aviation Project Manager/Engineer

Start Date: October 2020


Position Summary:

L.R. Kimball, a division of CDI Engineering Solutions, is seeking to hire an Aviation Project Manager or Project Engineer, that will be primarily responsible for helping to manage our Aviation Clients in West Virginia.  This person will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in managing Aviation Projects and working with the FAA Beckley Airports District Office and West Virginia Aeronautics Commission.  A similar amount of experience in managing WV DOH projects will be considered.


Job Responsibilities:

Aid in the management of our West Virginia clients including: Yeager Airport, North Central West Virginia Airport, Summersville Airport and Fairmont Municipal Airport.

Aid in coordination with the FAA Beckley Airports District Office and the West Virginia Aeronautics Commission.

Attend Meetings of the Governing Bodies for our West Virginia Airport clients.

Attend Meetings of the West Virginia Aeronautics Commission.

Visit other Airports in and around West Virginia for the purposes of Marketing and growing our footprint in West Virginia.

Help to provide near immediate response, when necessary, to any Airport in West Virginia.

Provide Resident Project Representative and/or Construction Administration Services on an as-needed basis.

Mentor junior level staff as we grow our operation in West Virginia.


Job Qualifications & Skills:

Minimum of 5 Years of Aviation Planning or Engineering Experience or WV DOH Engineering Experience.

Registered Professional Engineer or Ability to Obtain License within 2 Years.

Knowledge and Use of AutoCAD and Civil 3D Required.

Office/Team Management Skills.

Knowledge of FAA and State Aviation Grant Requirements is Required.


Education/Degree Requirements:

Minimum Bachelor of Science in Civil or Transportation Engineering.


Top 3 Requirements for this position:

1. West Virginia Engineering Experience.

2. Ability to Help manage current West Virginia Aviation Clients.

3. Ability to Provide "Boots on the Ground" in West Virginia for our current clients.



CDI Engineering Solutions is an EEO/An Affirmative Action M/F/D/V Employer.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

Type: Permanent

Reference ID: 5274