Airport Operations Manager – Alice Springs Airport

Northern Territory Airports (NT Airports) is a subsidiary of Airport Development Group (ADG), which manages and operates three Northern Territory Airports comprising Darwin International Airport, Alice Springs Airport and Tennant Creek Airport.

NT Airports announces an exciting career opportunity at Alice Springs Airport, 2014 winner of the Australian Airports Association’s Major Airport of The Year award. With a diverse range of aviation operations and a significant capital expenditure program, you will ensure Australia’s largest airport by land mass will continue to lead the way in innovation. As part of your aviation portfolio, you will also be responsible for operations at Tennant Creek Airport, 2014 winner of the Regional Airport of The Year award.

  • Are you passionate about airport operations?
  • Do you have a desire to learn?
  • Do you enjoy a challenge?

Alice Springs Airport is looking for an experienced manager who will provide strong leadership for the airside planning, construction and maintenance of aviation related infrastructure and services. A critical success factor in this role will be a focus on continuous improvement in safety, customer service and compliance activities.

To be successful you will have demonstrated extensive knowledge of CASA and other federal government regulations and relevant Australian aviation legislation pertaining to certified aerodromes. You will have an inclusive management style to lead a diverse team and to drive operational compliance, infrastructure development and change.

NT Airports offers an attractive remuneration package that will include relocation assistance if required. You will have the opportunity to work with a dynamic and collaborative organisation at Alice Springs Airport – the Heart of Australia.

To find out more please download the position description. To apply directly send your application to

Applications close 6 December 2015.