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Arid Lands Environment Centre: work with us

We inspire, engage and lead local people to take action for the environment.

ALEC is a small and dedicated team that seeks to make a real difference. 


Communications Coordinator

Employment details:

  • Job Type: Part-time (0.5 - 0.6 FTE negotiable)
  • Location: Alice Springs 
  • Salary: SCHADS Award Level 2.1-3.4 depending on skills and experience ($29.12 - $34.90 per hour plus superannuation and leave loading)

Deliver creative and engaging communications and campaign materials which support ALEC’s operational priorities, including:

  • strategic communication;
  • campaigns;
  • engagement strategy;
  • media;
  • social media;
  • internal communication;
  • digital, online and design.

Each of these functions involve both organisation-wide and campaign-specific responsibilities

Read more: Communications Coordinator - Position Description

Applications Close COB 25/04/2022


Applicants must have a legal right to work in Australia. We will review applications and interview suitable candidates throughout the advertising period, so we encourage you to apply early.

To apply, please email the following documents to [email protected] 

  • A cover letter, addressing the selection criteria and why you would be best suited to this position
  • A curriculum vitae



Mparntwe is the Arrernte word for Alice Springs. The Arrernte people, who are the traditional custodians of Alice Springs, have a strong connection with the land. Mparntwe is a small town with a great sense of community and hosts a fantastic range of music, art, and sporting events throughout the year. Alice Springs is also surrounded by stunning landscapes, ideal for weekend hikes and camping adventures.


We are an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building on the perspectives, talent, experience, knowledge and skills that diversity brings to our organisation and strongly encourage people of all cultures, genders, abilities, and experiences to apply.


If you only meet some of these requirements, but you think you’re right for the role and are ready to learn and grow, we’re keen to hear from you. Roles can be developed to meet the skills and experience of the right candidate.


We operate as a team and are open to working hours and arrangements that suit our staff and teams. Many roles are part-time with days and hours open to negotiation. 

Please note: the Chief Health Officer Covid-19 Directions (No.55) 2021 (“the Directions”) made under the Public and Environmental Health Act 2011 applies to workers in the role you are applying for and you will be requested to evidence your current COVID-19 vaccination status.


To express interest and enquiries for any other career, internship or apprenticeship please contact our Operations Manager 

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (08) 8952 2497



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