Traineeship – Aerodrome Operations jobs in Australia with Visa Sponsorship

Job Overview:

Orange City Council invites applications for a unique Traineeship in Aerodrome Operations. This position is designed for individuals passionate about aviation and airport management. The successful candidate will receive on-the-job training in a wide range of aerodrome operational tasks and responsibilities. Furthermore, we are open to offering visa sponsorship for outstanding international applicants with a strong interest in aerodrome operations and management, who wish to embark on a career in this exciting field in Australia.

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Learn and perform day-to-day aerodrome operational duties, including the inspection of runways, taxiways, and aprons.
  2. Assist with the implementation of the Aerodrome Manual and Safety Management System.
  3. Monitor aerodrome facilities and equipment to ensure compliance with relevant regulations and standards.
  4. Help to coordinate aerodrome emergency procedures and participate in emergency drills.
  5. Receive training in and, subsequently, contribute to wildlife hazard management.
  6. Engage in administrative tasks relevant to aerodrome operations, including report preparation.

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated interest in aviation, transport, or logistics.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to follow instructions and quickly assimilate new information.
  • Commitment to learning and personal development.
  • Physical capability to work outdoors in various weather conditions.
  • Eligibility to work in Australia or the qualifications to receive visa sponsorship.

Education and Qualification:

  1. Completion of secondary education is preferred.
  2. Current driver’s license or the ability to obtain one prior to or during the traineeship.


  • Nationally recognized qualification upon successful completion of the traineeship.
  • Valuable hands-on experience in aerodrome operations.
  • Supportive workplace culture with experienced mentors.
  • Career development opportunities within Orange City Council.
  • Competitive trainee salary package.

Salary Range Per Hour:

As this is a trainee position, the wage will be in accordance with the National Training Wage Award, typically ranging from AUD $15.00 to AUD $22.00 per hour, based on the age and level of completion of secondary schooling of the trainee.

How to Apply:

Interested applicants can visit the Orange City Council careers page to submit their application. Your application must include a current resume, a cover letter explaining why you are interested in the traineeship, and details regarding your visa status if you are applying from overseas and seeking sponsorship.


The Aerodrome Operations Traineeship with Orange City Council offers a stepping stone into the aviation industry, complete with comprehensive training and professional development. For those with enthusiasm for aviation and looking for a start in this field, particularly from abroad, our visa sponsorship can help make this opportunity your gateway to a fulfilling career in Australia. We encourage you to apply and take flight towards an exciting future with Orange City Council.

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Employer Name: Orange City Council
Job Category: Government jobs
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Orange NSW
Country: Australia

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