Last updated: March 21, 2016


The Deputy Airport Director, Public Affairs has responsibility for Access & Noise, Customer Relations, Government Relations, Media Relations and Public Relations at John Wayne Airport (JWA). The Deputy Airport Director, Public Affairs reports to the Assistant Airport Director and manages, directly and through subordinate managers, 29 positions at JWA.

The Deputy Airport Director, Public Affairs will be a progressive leader that is collaborative, inclusive, and innovative. He/She will possess the ability to create long term communications, regulatory and legislative strategies, and is equipped to handle to day-to-day challenges that come with providing substantial commercial and general aviation services in the midst of a developed and engaged community. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills will be required to effectively work with all levels of departmental and county staff, constituents and the business community.

This recruitment is being held to establish an Open Eligible List to fill the current Deputy Airport Director position.

Applications will be accepted until Tuesday, April 12, 2016.

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John Wayne Airport is owned and operated by the County of Orange who has a wide variety of employment opportunities available. Please visit the County of Orange, Human Resources website and apply for the job classification in which you are interested. John Wayne Airport may utilize Open Eligibility Lists established by other County agencies to fill current job openings.

More Info:

For job listings with the County of Orange, please visit:

County of Orange,
Human Resources

or call (714) 834-JOBS.