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Airport Reporting Officer

Airport Reporting Officer

  • 635846
  • QLD FNQ, QLD, Australia
  • Townsville, QLD, Australia, 4810
  • Full Time

As an Aerodrome Reporting Officer (ARO) who will also be required to complete general grounds maintenance Utility work on non-flight days. You will work on a remote accommodation site in Western Queensland on a Fly in Fly out basis from Townsville or Brisbane. The right candidate will need to be flexible in their approach to work depended upon business requirements. 

Travel, accommodation, meals, uniforms and PPE supplied. Ongoing training and personal development. High performing team with good job security. Opportunities to learn other roles.

The Duties:

  • Monitor vehicle and pedestrian traffic on the airport tarmac areas, ensuring all safety concerns are addressed
  • You will also responsible for assisting in airport terminal security and air side safety by undertaking a daily checklist of lights and markers and general inspections
  • Grounds maintenance and cleaning duties
  • Prepare accurate logs and reports
  • Perform any emergency duties associated with the safety of staff and guests, and the cleanliness of the airport area, as required
  • Perform apron security functions when required, during embarkation and disembarkation of aircraft

The Person:

Our ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Aerodrome Reporting Officer certification from accredited training service provider
  • Previous experience in an airport operations role
  • MR (Medium Rigid) manual vehicle licence
  • Forklift licence (advantageous)
  • Aviation Dangerous Goods Awareness certificate
  • Flight Radio Telephone Operators course completion
  • Ability to pass security background checks for aerodrome security compliance
  • Demonstrate strong safety focus and excellent communication skills
  • Be able to consistently achieve high standards while working to strict deadline
  • Grounds Maintenance. Warehousing / Logistics. Operating variety of vehicles and equipment including passenger buses, driving with a trailer, ride on Lawn mowers, small motors and power tools.

In addition, the ARO will be team oriented, able to function safely whilst under pressure and have a high attention to detail. They will support the broader aircraft flight line operations team and will have experience with camp administration/flight and travel bookings. The ARO will be part of the Emergency Response team and will need to pass role specific training required by aircraft operators.

The Benefits:

We place great importance on being an employer of choice and offer excellent career opportunities including internal transfers; ongoing training and development, a competitive salary, recognition programs including awards, long service and team event days, site-based benefits, as well as having access to an outstanding company employee programme.


Our people’s unique backgrounds, experience, and abilities are at the heart of our vibrant workforce. We strive to create workplaces that reflect the diverse communities that we serve, where everyone feels empowered and valued. By building diverse teams means we are creating inclusive environments for all our people and also those we connect with through our day to day operation. We welcome & encourage applications from Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander peoples, people of all backgrounds, ages, sexual orientation, gender expressions, gender identity and people with disability.


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