Coordinator Airport Operations and Compliance

Full Time
Listed on 10 November 2022

Change your lifestyle and live and work in a vibrant community and great coastal environment.

Ballina Shire Council is situated on the Far North Coast of New South Wales, 20 minutes from Byron Bay and one hour from the Gold Coast. The shire is a popular tourism destination with pristine beaches, rainforest retreats and hinterland hideaways.



We are seeking an enthusiastic and highly experienced professional to join Council’s Airport team. Reporting to Council’s Airport Manager, this position is responsible for providing a high level of support in managing Council’s airport to facilitate growth, profitability and economic sustainability of this commercial business. The successful candidate will lead a small team to deliver efficient and professional airside and landside activities, and to ensure compliance with all legislative, regulatory and safety requirements.

To be successful you will bring

Behaviour that positively demonstrates Council’s values of: creative, accessible, respect, energetic and safe.
Tertiary qualifications in Airport Management, Aviation or a related field.
Proven extensive professional experience in airport operations and sound understanding of airport operations, regulatory standards and policies, including CASA and DoHA (CISC) regulations and procedures.
Demonstrated experience in the supervision of staff and an understanding of effective team leadership and management.
Demonstrated ability to ensure all maintenance and repairs to airport infrastructure are carried out within budget and to internal and external required standards.
Demonstrated extensive experience in the coordination and management of projects, programs and budgets.

The rewards

An annual salary range of $88,100 to $115,400 (plus 10.5% superannuation) dependent upon skills, experience and qualifications.
An inclusive culture where all our people are valued, EEO, diversity and differences are respected.
An absolute focus on our peoples’ safety and well being.
Learning and career development opportunities.
Generous Award workplace conditions.
Click here to view the Position Description and Information Package.

Applications close

11.30pm on Friday 25 November 2022

Specific enquiries

Julie Stewart | Airport Manager | 02 6681 0598

How to apply

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