Industrial Officer - Australian & International Pilots Association (AIPA)

Industrial / Legal Team Member

Located in Mascot, The Australian and International Pilots Association (AIPA) is a professional member organisation (union) of around 16 staff/consultants and 9 Executive pilot members, representing over 2000 professional Qantas group pilots.

An opportunity exists to join our legal and industrial team, working with and under the general direction of AIPA’s Senior In-House Lawyer. AIPA conducts a broad range of legal/IR tasks including: 

  1. Providing advice and support to AIPA members about their employment conditions and obligations.
  2. Providing advice and support to the AIPA Executive team.
  3. Negotiating Agreements and arrangements with Qantas Group Employers.
  4. Association corporate governance and compliance.
  5. Authoring reports in our publications, updates and submissions to government or regulatory bodies.
  6. Briefing and/or appearing in litigation.
  7. Advocacy on behalf of our members.

As we are seeking an addition to our current legal and industrial team, this role will be tailored to the skills, knowledge and experience that the successful candidate possesses.

Essential attributes include:

  1. Exceptional written & verbal communication,
  2. the ability to quickly develop rapport with members,
  3. be highly organised,
  4. someone who enjoys a varied and interesting role,
  5. work well under pressure,
  6. prioritise and meet deadlines, and
  7. a willingness to work both as part of a team and autonomously.

The successful candidate’s background may include industrial, legal practice, member services, HR, not for profit, aviation, union or regulatory experience (legal qualification not essential).

  • Recently created, fulltime position
  • Salary will be competitive & commensurate with experience.
  • Start date from early December 2017 (flexible).

For a confidential chat about this role, please contact Penny on 02 8307 7777.

Please forward Covering Letter and CV to penny.beitzel@aipa.org.au

We look forward to hearing from you! 

AIPA’s office is located close to Mascot train station, limited parking options are available. 

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Australian & International Pilots Association

Closing Date

Monday, November 06, 2017

Closing Time

06:00 PM


Contact Name

Penny Beitzel

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