Frequently Asked Questions

How do I search for job openings on My Airport Career? 

To search for job openings on My Airport Career, visit the Career Finder page and take the quiz to find out which career you are suited to. You will be directed to a third-party site to apply for roles.

What types of positions are available at Australian airports?

There are a wide range of positions spanning various departments and functions across Australian airports, including:

  • Airport Development
  • Airport Occupations
  • Airport Security Operations
  • Airport Project Planning
  • Other airport roles

Find out more about the types of careers available in Australian airports

How do I apply for a job via My Airport Career?

My Airport Career does not publish current job listings. To apply for an airport job, explore the types of airport jobs available with our Career Finder. To apply to a specific role, you will be directed to a third-party website (SEEK). Please follow the steps outlined on the SEEK listing or contact the airport/aerodrome directly for further questions.

Can I submit a general application or resume for future job openings?

At this point in time, My Airport Career is not accepting general applications or resumes, but this may be different for airports and aerodromes. Please check their websites directly for more details.

What it the recruitment process within the sector?

The recruitment process will vary across different organisations. Airport recruitment typically includes several stages, such as application review, interviews, assessments, and reference checks. 

What benefits do Australian airports offer to employees?

All airports and aerodromes will offer different benefits. Some are privately owned, while some are run by local councils, which will influence the benefits offered. Please check the job posting, or view each business's enterprise agreements to understand what benefits are offered with the role.

What should I expect during an interview?

If successful in gaining an interview, each airport and aerodrome will have a different process. Please speak directly with the hiring manager during the scheduling of the interview to ask any questions.

We encourage candidates to prepare by reviewing the job description and researching company values.  

Can I contact someone for additional information or questions about a job posting?

Yes, you can contact the employer directly using the contact details provided in the job ad.

What is the typical salary range for positions within the airport sector?

The salary range for airport careers can vary based on factors such as experience and location. For specific salary information, please refer to the job listing for a specific role or contact their HR team.

How can I stay updated on new job openings at Australian airports?

To stay updated on new job openings, we recommend subscribing to My Airport Career or follow us on Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn. You'll be among the first to know about exciting opportunities as they become available.

Additional resources

Online resume builders: Consider using online resume builders or templates, which can help you create a visually appealing and well-structured resume.  

Resume writing guides: Many websites and career centers offer comprehensive guides on resume writing, complete with tips and examples.  

Professional resume writers: If you're struggling to create a compelling resume, you can hire a professional resume writer to help you.  

Cover letter templates: Look for cover letter templates and examples to get a sense of how to structure and format your cover letter effectively.  

If you are a AAA Member, click here to download the My Airport Career Member Resources Toolkit.