Job Opportunities

NATA employs professional, responsible people with a ’can-do’ attitude to deliver excellent levels of service, ensuring quality in everything that we do.

NATA offers a range of employment opportunities across the many programs we run and any current vacancies will be listed on this page.

NATA does not offer traineeships or voluntary work.


- Office Coordinator

- Facilities Management and Administration Coordinator


Office Coordinator

  • Eastwood, SA
  • Full-time


The Organisation

The National Association of Testing Authorities, Australia (NATA) is Australia’s national accreditation body with the principal purpose of promoting and contributing to the quality of testing and inspection services in Australia, and delivering accreditation services in accordance with the national and public interest and for the benefit of its members.

NATA is a membership based not for profit organisation and has been contributing to the quality of the nation’s technical infrastructure and servicing its members for over 70 years. NATA undertakes accreditation activities that ensure Australian conformance assessment organisations, including laboratories, inspection bodies, calibration services, producers of certified reference materials and proficiency testing scheme providers, have technical competence to carry out specified tasks in accordance with relevant international and Australian standards.

NATA has approximately 200 staff nationwide with its head office in Sydney and has State offices in mainland State capital cities.  A unique feature of NATA’s business model is the 3,000 strong volunteers who contribute their deep technical knowledge, highly developed skills, and extensive industry experience to NATA’s causes in their respective role as Technical Assessor, Committee member, or director on NATA’s Board.


The Position

We currently have a full-time position in our Adelaide office at Eastwood for an experienced Office Coordinator. The position provides professional secretarial and administrative support to a group of professional staff and support to the State Manager, SA & NT, offering variety and job satisfaction.

We are looking for a person with a strong administrative background who is well organised, efficient and a self-starter with high energy levels.

Responsibilities include:

  • assistance with telephone and face to face enquiries;
  • management of the day-to-day running of the office;
  • supervision of building security and services;
  • management of the OH & S function within the office;
  • organising meetings and conferences;
  • liaising with internal and external customers and clients;
  • supervision and coordination of all office secretarial matters;
  • management, review and implementation of company, office procedures and processes;

To be successful in this role, you must also have:

  • Attention to detail and accuracy;
  • Clear customer service orientation;
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written); and
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft packages.


Salary and Conditions 

Standard work hours are 37.5 hrs per week. We offer a competitive salary package and an excellent work environment.  For further details please contact the HR department on 02 9736 8222.

If you are interested in this position, please send a covering letter, a detailed resume and the names of two referees to the following email address:

Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Applications close 24 June 2019.

Permanent Australian Residency is a pre-requisite for this position.

NATA is an equal opportunity employer and maintains a non-smoking workplace.

Website:  www.nata.com.au


Facilities Management and Administration Coordinator

  • Rhodes
  • On-site parking
  • Varied Role


The Organisation

National Association of Testing Authorities, Australia (NATA) is Australia’s national accreditation body with the principal purpose of promoting and contributing to the quality of testing and inspection services in Australia, and delivering accreditation services in accordance with the national and public interest and for the benefit of its members, trade and commerce.

NATA is a membership based not for profit organisation and has been contributing to the quality of the nation’s technical infrastructure and servicing its members for over 70 years since 1947. NATA undertakes accreditation activities that ensure Australian conformance assessment organisations, including laboratories, inspection bodies, calibration services, producers of certified reference materials and proficiency testing scheme providers, have technical competence to carry out specified tasks in accordance with relevant international and Australian standards.

NATA has approximately 200 staff nationwide with its head office in Sydney and has State office in mainland State capital cities.  A unique feature of NATA’s business model is the 3,000 strong volunteers who contribute their deep technical knowledge, highly developed skills, and extensive industry experience to NATA’s causes in their respective role as Technical Assessors, Committee members, and directors on NATA’s Board.

The Position

We currently have a full-time position in our Rhodes, Sydney office for an experienced person to join our administration team.  The role is split between a support role for our professional staff and facilities management responsibilities.

To be successful in the role you will need to be well organised, efficient and a self-starter with high energy levels.

Core skills required:

  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong administrative background
  • Clear customer service orientation
  • Ability to deal with routine correspondence and administrative tasks without supervision
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft packages
  • Ability to coordinate tasks and administer clerical duties

Facilities Management tasks include:

  • Undertake day to day duties relating to the upkeep and maintenance of the building and grounds, including security issues.
  • Plan, coordinate and monitor facilities management projects
  • Liaise with contractors and representatives for security, fire safety, maintenance, cleaning, hygiene, pest control etc. and ensure contract terms are met.
  • Investigate and obtain quotes for office equipment, furniture
  • Organise catering for Corporate and Technical meetings

Salary and Conditions 

Standard work hours are 37.5 hrs week. We offer a competitive salary package and an excellent work environment.  For further details please contact the HR department on 02 9736 8222.

If you are interested in this position, please send a covering letter, a detailed resume and the names of two referees to the following email address:

Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Applications close 28th June 2019.

Permanent Australian Residency is a pre-requisite for this position.

NATA is an equal opportunity employer and maintains a non-smoking workplace.
Website:  www.nata.com.au