Terminal Systems and Maintenance Officer (Part Time)

Part Time
Listed on 24 May 2023

Who is QAL?

Queensland Airports Limited (QAL) is an accomplished airport operator which owns and operates Gold Coast, Townsville, Longreach and Mount Isa airports – connecting the Gold Coast and northern NSW, along with regional Queensland, to the rest of the country and beyond. We are an Australian-owned company with a vision to engage customers, connect communities and deliver exceptional experiences – and a commitment to delivering for the communities where we operate. QAL is formally recognised as a ‘Great Place to Work – Certified’ organisation – currently the only airport operator in Australia with this certification. QAL is dedicated to a target of net zero Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions by 2030. With strong passenger numbers, terminal upgrades underway – there has never been a better time to join QAL.

What you’ll contribute to:

Working within our Asset Services department, the successful applicant will ensure that our Baggage Handling System is operating in an effective and efficient manner and by assisting and supporting the terminal maintenance team in daily maintenance activities.

Jason initially joined our Gold Coast Airport (GCA) team as a Terminal Systems and Maintenance Officer, and has since accepted a role as a Terminal Maintenance Officer in the team.

Jason shares his unique experience working with GCA;

“I wanted to join QAL after witnessing the positive team culture whilst working as a ground handler within the OOL Port.

Right from day one, I felt welcomed and supported, the team I get to work with are extremely committed to providing safe, quality outcomes for our asset maintenance which ultimately provides an enjoyable beginning or end for our passengers’ journey.

I love the dynamic environment of our airports, never one day is the same, I don’t feel micro-managed, and I enjoy our flexible working arrangements which enable me to work around my family’s ever-expanding schedule”.

 We are looking for an energetic and motivated individual. A background or knowledge in building system management is desirable, and experience working with different IT systems will be highly regarded. Ground handling experience desirable, basic computer skills and well-developed interpersonal skills are required. Mechanical aptitude is highly regarded, but not required.

This role will be required to cover various shifts across 7 days per week.

Key Deliverables/responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist tradesperson with various tasks to ensure that the terminal building structure, equipment and systems are maintained to relevant standards
  • Undertake regular tasks and inspections as directed to ensure that the terminal building structure, equipment and systems are operating efficiently and safely
  • Operate the baggage handling system to ensure the system is meeting operational requirements in efficiency and safety
  • Record all major and minor system faults
  • Completion of relevant reports (e.g. system fault reports)
  • Build strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders

What we offer you?

This is an opportunity to be part of a progressive organisation with a great culture and assist in the transformation and growth of the business. Flexible working options are available for all employees. At QAL, we uphold the philosophy that the smooth integration of life and work benefits all. We call it ‘Living Well’.

QAL supports an inclusive approach and values diversity within the workplace. We aim to provide opportunities that allow individuals to reach their full potential regardless of their background, gender, age, work status, religious or cultural identity. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate will be required to adhere to QAL’s Drug and Alcohol Management Plan (DAMP, which includes pre-employment Drug and Alcohol Testing and have the ability to obtain an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC).

Please obtain the Position Description by copying this location into your browser: https://qal.elmotalent.com.au/careers/QALcareers/jobs.

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