Career Opportunities in Defence Industry

In response to the cancellation of the Attack Program the DTC has created this job hub to help members advertise their current job vacancies at no cost. This is part of the DTC's advocacy campaign promoting the defence SME community as a rewarding career path.

"SMEs are adaptable and this is a time where some of you may choose to tailor positions in your business to take advantage of the skills now available on the market," Audra McCarthy, CEO of DTC said.

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Current Vacancies

View current vacancies available in the Defence Industry.

If you are a DTC member that would like to promote current vacancies here, please click the ‘Company with Vacancies’ link and fill in the online form above.

Positions available:

  • Account Manager
  • Security Architect
  • Senior Software Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • DevSecOps Engineer
  • Systems Administrator
  • Systems Engineer
  • Applied Scientist (Planning and Scheduling)
  • Project Manager
  • Software Engineer – SA
  • Technical Writer
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Over 40 positions available. Visit the Rheinmetall website to see the full list of vacancies.  

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20+ Positions available, which include:

  • Supplier Quality Officer
  • Project Director
  • Production Coordinator
  • Systems Engineer
  • Ship Production Officer / Engineer
  • Subcontracts Administrator
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Numerous positions available in the Defence and Space Industry in Australia. Visit the Para Bellum Solutions website to see the full list of vacancies.  

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Over 200+ positions available across Australia. Visit the Ultra website to see the full list of vacancies.  

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Numerous positions available across Australia and Europe. Visit the Dataminr website to see the full list of vacancies.  

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Positions available:

  • Finance Manager
  • Electrician – Multiple positions
  • Scheduler / Coordinator (12 month contract)
  • Production Operator
  • Sales Administrator
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Over 60 positions available across Australia. Visit the Kinexus website to see the full list of vacancies.  

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Position available: Graduate Engineer – entry level

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Positions available:

  • Cyber Security Lead
  • Software Team Lead
  • Project Controller
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Positions available:

  • Senior Mechanical/Piping Engineer | Perth
  • SMP Project Engineer | Perth
  • Senior Piping Designer | Perth
  • Piping Designer | Perth
  • Graduate Electrical Engineer | Adelaide
  • Senior Electrical & Instrumentation Engineer | Adelaide
  • Project Support Officer | Adelaide
  • 12D Civil Designer | Brisbane
  • Mechanical Engineer | Brisbane
  • Project Support Officer | Brisbane
  • Surveyors | Adelaide & FIFO
  • Civil Drafter | Adelaide
  • Civil Designer – Property & Infrastructure | Adelaide
  • Graduate Surveyors | National Opportunities
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Positions available:

  • Quality Engineer
  • Senior Automotive Design Engineer
  • Senior CNC Machinist / Cam Programmers
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Positions available:

  • C++ Software Engineers
  • Systems Engineer
  • Software Project Manager
  • Lead Developer – Front End
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Positions available:

  • Management Consultants (multiple)
  • Auditors (multiple)
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Positions available:

  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Admin Assistant
  • Electronics Technician – Tester Development
  • Business Development Manager Defence
  • Flutter App Developer
  • Industrial Electrician
  • Senior Embedded Firmware Design Engineer – MEL
  • Exerienced Electronics Design or SoftwareEngineer – MEL
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Positions available:

  • Production Worker – multiple vacancies
  • Engineer (non dicipline specific)
  • IT Helpdesk Operator
  • Electronics CAD Designer
  • Project Management and Engineering opportunities
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Positions available:

  • Senior Mechanical Design Crafter
  • Junior Mechanial / Piping Drafter
  • Automative and Controls Engineer
  • Civil / Structural Engineer
  • Senior Mechanical Engineer
  • Project Manager – Perth
  • Automation / SCADA Engineer
  • Civil / Structural Engineer – Perth
  • Instrumentation and Controls Engineer
  • HV Engineers
  • Senior Civil / Structural Engineer – Darwin
  • Electical Engineer
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Positions available:

  • Program and Product Team Manager
  • Force Design and Strategy Consultant
  • Project Support Officer – CBR and MEL
  • Test and Assurance Officer
  • ILS Manager
  • Procurement Specialist
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Over 40 positions available across Australia. Visit the NEC Australia website to see the full list of vacancies.  

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Positions available:

  • CNC Machinist
  • Toolmaker
  • Quality Officer/Manager
  • Project Officer/Manager
  • Storeperson/General hand
  • Apprentice Toolmaker/ 1st class Machinist
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Government of South Australia | Jobs For You

Jobs in space, defence, cyber, energy and hi-tech are growing in South Australia. Developing your skills for these industries will open the door to exciting careers. You might be surprised by the range of skills they need!

There are also jobs, including apprenticeships and traineeships, in other sectors including aged and disability care, health, hospitality and construction.