Job Description

  • Refurbishment of mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Support of Collins Class submarine maintenance
  • Osborne site based


About the role

In this role you will be responsible for undertaking planning activities for the refurbishment of mechanical & electrical equipment in support of Collins Class submarine maintenance. You will achieved this by preparing and maintaining schedules for activities and events, and taking account of dependencies and resource requirements.


You will proactively work across multi-functional areas and collaborate with finance and commercial to assist with the integrated project delivery, and support project controls.


This is a site based role at our Osborne location, with some opportunity to WFH.


About you

You will have in-depth knowledge of and experience within a maintenance planning environment. You will either have defence industry exposure, or be passionate to build your career in this environment.


Your ability to identify improvements and follow process will enable you to take the lead on identifying material requirements, allocation of budgets and documentation as required.


Ideally you will have:

  • Australian Citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain appropriate level of Commonwealth Defence Security Clearance
  • Planning experience within a maintenance operation environment
  • Strong MS Office suite proficiency
  • Ability to interpret drawings and material specification would be highly advantageous


Your future at Babcock – 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 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 in living our principles which are Be kind, Collaborate, Be Curious, Think Outcomes, Be Courageous and Own & Deliver


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 1,300 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. To provide you some local context, some of the programs our team 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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We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds and experience however, due to the defence orientation of this role, the successful candidate must be eligible to obtain the appropriate level of 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.


Babcock Australasia is a Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.


Job Req # 56702