Airservices is Australia's air navigation service provider - we provide air traffic control, aviation rescue and fire fighting and air navigation services.

Operational Risk & Assurance Manager

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Work type: Full Time Permanent
Location: VIC, QLD, Various
Categories: Project Management, ANS

The Organisation

Airservices is a government owned organisation providing safe, secure, efficient and environmentally responsible services to the aviation industry.
Each year we manage over four million aircraft movements carrying more than 156 million passengers, and provide air navigation services across 11 per cent of the world’s airspace.

The Role

You will lead and manage safety investigations, Air Navigation Services risk and compliance frameworks, assurance activities, and drive continuous improvement in safety and risk management activities. Key accountabilities include:

  • Instigate and manage investigations into safety incidents, as required by Airservices safety and risk management systems and relevant regulations
  • Support the Operations Standards & Assurance Manager in maintaining all ANS risk and compliance processes, including updating of current processes and revisions as appropriate
  • Provide assurance that changes to air navigation services and technical systems are introduced in a manner in which the fitness for service delivers appropriate safety assurance

The Person

You will exercise a high level of interpersonal and communications skills to establish, develop and maintain effective working relationships with staff and stakeholders within Airservices and its stakeholders. You will possess an ability to identify safety critical issues and development plans to appropriately address them in a timely manner.  

Team Culture

A collaborative and supportive team culture that values professionalism, objectivity and integrity.

Skills and Experience

  • Experience in successfully leading a team in technology intensive industries in complex and safety critical operating environments
  • Extensive experience and a knowledge base regarding Air Navigation regulations, processes, practices and service delivery
  • Demonstrated ability to build wide and effective networks and working relationships inside and outside the organisation

Please see the link below to view the full Position Description:

Download File ANS Operational Risk and Assurance Manager PD.pdf

Should you require any further information please contact (07) 38608030 and/or

How to Apply

To apply for this position please lodge an application online via the “apply link” attaching your resume and a cover letter outlining your skills and experience and how they relate to this role.

Applications close 11.55 pm (AEST) Thursday 20th December 2018.

Please refer to the security check requirements successful applicants will be required to undertake as part of the recruitment process.

Airservices values social and cultural diversity and is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and the provision of a safe and healthy work environment.

In the interests of safety, we test for alcohol and other drugs.

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