Engineering Support Officer – Explosive Ordnance

QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world, offering our customers premier expertise in advice, services and creative technology-based products.In our Major Service Provider (MSP) Division, we are part of a consortium of independent, technical partners, who share the Government’s commitment to growing Defence industry capability so it is able to deliver large integrated work packages across Defence domains and functions.  As part of this consortium, we provide ‘Strategic Partner’, ‘Capability Partner’ and ‘Integrated Work Partner’ services for the next 11 years.  We help diagnose, rationalise and solve intractable problems by providing analysis, advice and assurance. Whether operating on the ocean floor, or in orbit, we get under the skin of a problem to enable our customers to make sound decisions about cost, time and performanceWe currently have multiple opportunities for experienced Explosive Ordnance Engineers to join our team, in Canberra. Relocation assistance will be offered, as will working remotely.As an Explosive Ordnance Engineer you will be involved in:Supporting project activities associated with ADF UAV capabilitiesSupporting ADF explosive ordnance service releaseSupporting military permit to fly activities associated with explosive ordnanceGenerating and reviewing technical EO publications, including EO Design Assessments and DEOP Topic publicationsEngineering procedures, documentation, databases and management systemsProducing written documents for the Defence IndustryTo be successful for the role of Explosive Ordnance Engineer you will require:Tertiary Engineering qualifications (mechanical, chemical, aerospace or similar) and maintaining professional competencies in the weapons engineering domainAn understanding of the regulatory requirements applicable to the acquisition and/or sustainment of Australian Defence Force (ADF) EO assetsExperience working within Defence in the fields of explosive ordnance or guided weapons engineering in uniformed, public service or commercial sector rolesExperience working within engineering management and quality systems frameworksEligibility to obtain an Australian Government secret clearance is required.What we offerWithout the collective smarts of our people, we would not be able to achieve what we do. The importance that we place on each and every employee shows in the working environment we offer: We value everybody’s contribution; we encourage innovation, diversity and development; we empower people to challenge themselves and the status quo; we foster growth, both personally and professionally. We look after our people and have an attractive compensation package which supports all our employees through different stages of their careers, some of these include:Individual Professional Development AllocationFlexible WorkingSalary Continuance (Income Protection)Up to 16 weeks Paid Parental LeaveStudy Leave (Up to 5 days paid leave per year)Leave Purchase and Loyalty LeavePerformance based rewardsSalary Sacrifice and Novated LeasingReferral bonusesA full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/BenefitsQinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, is a consulting and engineering services provider, giving independent and trusted advice to Government, Defence and Industry. Our success is founded on the industry-leading knowledge, integrity, performance and dedication of our people. Even though we are part of a global company, our offices have a very local feel; we employ more than 380 employees in Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Sydney, Newcastle, Western Sydney and Melbourne. #LI-DC1 130000 AUD Australia - ACT ACT
Job Opportunity | Engineering Support Officer - Explosive Ordnance | QinetiQ - Operations and Delivery

Engineering Support Officer - Explosive Ordnance

  • Endorsed Employer of Choice
  • Attractive benefits including Flexible Working and Paid Study Leave
  • Utilise your Explosive Ordnance Experience

QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world, offering our customers premier expertise in advice, services and creative technology-based products.

In our Major Service Provider (MSP) Division, we are part of a consortium of independent, technical partners, who share the Government’s commitment to growing Defence industry capability so it is able to deliver large integrated work packages across Defence domains and functions.  As part of this consortium, we provide ‘Strategic Partner’, ‘Capability Partner’ and ‘Integrated Work Partner’ services for the next 11 years.  We help diagnose, rationalise and solve intractable problems by providing analysis, advice and assurance. Whether operating on the ocean floor, or in orbit, we get under the skin of a problem to enable our customers to make sound decisions about cost, time and performance

We currently have multiple opportunities for experienced Explosive Ordnance Engineers to join our team, in Canberra. Relocation assistance will be offered, as will working remotely.

As an Explosive Ordnance Engineer you will be involved in:

  • Supporting project activities associated with ADF UAV capabilities
  • Supporting ADF explosive ordnance service release
  • Supporting military permit to fly activities associated with explosive ordnance
  • Generating and reviewing technical EO publications, including EO Design Assessments and DEOP Topic publications
  • Engineering procedures, documentation, databases and management systems
  • Producing written documents for the Defence Industry

To be successful for the role of Explosive Ordnance Engineer you will require:

  • Tertiary Engineering qualifications (mechanical, chemical, aerospace or similar) and maintaining professional competencies in the weapons engineering domain
  • An understanding of the regulatory requirements applicable to the acquisition and/or sustainment of Australian Defence Force (ADF) EO assets
  • Experience working within Defence in the fields of explosive ordnance or guided weapons engineering in uniformed, public service or commercial sector roles
  • Experience working within engineering management and quality systems frameworks

Eligibility to obtain an Australian Government secret clearance is required.

What we offer

Without the collective smarts of our people, we would not be able to achieve what we do. The importance that we place on each and every employee shows in the working environment we offer: We value everybody’s contribution; we encourage innovation, diversity and development; we empower people to challenge themselves and the status quo; we foster growth, both personally and professionally. We look after our people and have an attractive compensation package which supports all our employees through different stages of their careers, some of these include:

  • Individual Professional Development Allocation
  • Flexible Working
  • Salary Continuance (Income Protection)
  • Up to 16 weeks Paid Parental Leave
  • Study Leave (Up to 5 days paid leave per year)
  • Leave Purchase and Loyalty Leave
  • Performance based rewards
  • Salary Sacrifice and Novated Leasing
  • Referral bonuses

A full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/Benefits

QinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, is a consulting and engineering services provider, giving independent and trusted advice to Government, Defence and Industry. Our success is founded on the industry-leading knowledge, integrity, performance and dedication of our people. Even though we are part of a global company, our offices have a very local feel; we employ more than 380 employees in Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Sydney, Newcastle, Western Sydney and Melbourne.

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