Job Description

  • Manage planning and scheduling
  • Complex maritime project and scope
  • Become part of a close-knit, high-performing team at Henderson

About the Role

In this role you will take the lead in preparing and maintaining project plans and schedules within our RMP West scope of work.


You will be able to develop a detailed schedule to operational level and apply this across the program in support of multiple projects and identify resourcing requirements and detailed scheduling of tasks.


This role is based at our Henderson site, in Western Australia.


About you

You will be a recognised expert in managing the planning and scheduling of complex projects and be ready for your next challenge in this opportunity.


Bring to this role your expertise as well as your strong written and verbal communication skills, with the proven ability to collaborate with Operations and Maintenance teams both internally and client-facing.


To be successful in the role, you will ideally have:

  • Australian Citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain an active Defence Security Clearance
  • Extensive recent and relevant experience within Defence Sustainment and/ or maintenance planning
  • Familiarity with ship maintenance (preferred)
  • Advanced knowledge of scheduling toolsets e.g., MS Project Pro, OPP and P6
  • Lead the development and management of program objectives tracking across multiple products
  • Experience with multiple projects of varying products and services across lifecycle phases
  • Construction Induction Card (White Card)


What we offer you

  • Our work life integration policy brings together leave entitlements which include annual leave, wellbeing leave, paid parental leave, defence reservist leave plus more;
  • We offer flexible working arrangements where possible to help employees find the right balance between work and home life;
  • We will provide you with a supportive and engaging environment where you can grow your career, supported by our capability framework plus ongoing access to self-led learning modules through LinkedIn Learning and access to study leave;
  • You’ll have access to beRewarded which will provide you with endless discounts across retail, health, entertainment, travel and much more, plus novated leasing options and corporate shares plan;
  • Your wellbeing is supported through our online wellbeing program Munch, Mind, Move, Money, access to our employee assistance program plus you can access two days annually from your personal leave as wellbeing days;
  • You’ll be able to participate in our weRecognise program which is an opportunity to recognise the outstanding work our people do each and every day.


Who we are

Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services for over a century.


Across Australia and New Zealand, Babcock has grown to a team of over 1,600 talented people, and we are on a path of continued growth and expansion. We operate across sectors such as defence, commercial marine, aviation, airports, communications, emergency services and engineering consultancy.


Some of the programs our team across Australia and New Zealand are proud to be a part of involve:


  • Providing emergency medical and search & rescue aviation services through our Aviation & Critical Services business;
  • Designing and supporting key systems for submarines and surface ships through our Marine business;
  • Providing fleet wide through life support and asset management services for Navy customers;
  • Managing critical assets for a range of sectors through our Land Business.


So, if you would like to join us and help create a safe and secure world, together, please apply via the ‘Apply Now’ button below.


To learn more about Babcock visit


We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds and experience however, due to the defence orientation of this role, the successful candidate must be an Australian Citizen to be eligible to obtain and maintain an appropriate level of Defence Security Clearance, as defined in the AGSVA guidelines.


Please note, should your application progress you may be required to complete pre-employment checks.  These checks may include but not limited to, reference checks, police check, security check, qualifications and right to work.


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Job Req ID: 54816