Engineering Technician (Supportability) (Supply Support)

Job Description

  • Drive success by offering crucial insights in life cycle cost analysis and technical decisions.
  • Become part of a company that prioritises and values authentic work-life balance.
  • Embark on a journey of professional advancement with this exceptional career development opportunity.

About the Role

Seize the excellent opportunity to play a crucial role within one of Babcock’s key Defence programs. As the Engineering Technician (Supportability) (Supply Support), you will be responsible for spares development, management, and analysis of equipment through life management, ensuring the efficient and cost-effective delivery of Total Cost of Ownership for defence products.

Your role encompasses supporting and providing insights into Integrated Product Support (IPS) activities, including life cycle cost analysis, planned maintenance documentation, and technical publications. You will actively contribute to engineering and technical team decisions and development of LORA, MTA and OTA documentation and outcomes.

In addition, you will be involved in obsolescence and disposal activities, playing a role in trade-off analysis during the design and modification of equipment and associated logistics support requirements.

Furthermore, your responsibilities extend to contributing to process improvement initiatives within the engineering lifecycle, aiming for continuous enhancements in quality, cycle time, and asset utilisation.

You will bring

  • Australian Citizenship with a Defence security clearance.
  • A technical vocational qualification/certificate.
  • Experience within ILS acquisition or sustainment programs.
  • An understanding of applicable ILS/IPS and Engineering Toolsets (e.g. PLM or MRP systems, modelling, design, simulation and analysis software).
  • Previous experience within a technical maintenance and support environment.

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.


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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.


The health and safety of our people, customers and communities is our number one priority.  To comply with public health orders or our customer requirements, some roles within the business will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 to gain access to sites.  Please speak to us if you have any questions about this based on your individual circumstances.


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Job Req ID: 56803