As an innovative science and technology company, we help solve some of our customers' most challenging problems. Our determination to deliver and improve today, and anticipate and shape tomorrow, makes QinetiQ a very exciting, rewarding and respected place to work and learn.
QinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests. QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world. In Australia we employ more than 400 across the ACT, QLD, NSW, SA and VIC.
About the Role
QinetiQ is seeking a skilled and experienced Project Scheduler to work with our Major Service Provider (MSP) Division in support of acquisition and sustainment activities in the Defence industry. This position will be based in Canberra.
In our 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
What will a typical day look like?
Every day will see you providing project planning, co-ordination & scheduling services to ensure the project management office achieves its outcomes. You are a natural organiser and thrive in a fast paced environment.
As Project Scheduler you will be responsible for:
To be successful for the role of Project Scheduler the ideal applicant will require:
Candidates will be required to obtain an Australian Government NV1 clearance which will require Australian citizenship.
Applications close on 18th December 2019
Life at QinetiQ
Our people and our culture make QinetiQ a great place to work, we value integrity, collaboration and performance.
QinetiQ is a Workplace Gender Equality Agency Employer of Choice, Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women and past winner of the Defence Teaming Centre Employer of Choice Awards.
We look after our people are committed to attracting and retaining the best talent in the market. We celebrate our differences and incorporate diversity and inclusion into everything we do. Our salary and benefits package is designed to make sure we support our diverse group of employees through the different stages of their life and careers.
Some of our benefits include:
A full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/Benefits