Naval Architects and Material Seaworthiness Assurance Engineers

Adelaide - All Adelaide Full Time Permanent

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Naval Architects and Material Seaworthiness Assurance Engineers

APS Level 5 & APS Level 6

$72,907 - $91,238 (plus super)



Are you looking for a once in a career opportunity?


The Future Submarine Program (FSP), Australia’s largest Defence program, has taken on the challenge to deliver to the Royal Australian Navy a regionally superior, sovereign Submarine capability.


Submarines are a unique Defence capability and play an essential role in supporting Australia's maritime security, and your work within the program, by engaging with Navy and Industry suppliers will ensure that Navy has an enduring and potent Submarine capability.


By taking up this challenge and joining the team you will be at the forefront of shaping a major Defence Capability that is essential to the future operations of Navy.


As a Naval Architect or Material Seaworthiness Assurance Engineer, you will perform an important role in the design acceptance and Seaworthiness assurance of the future submarine products delivered by the submarine design partners, Naval Group and Lockheed Martin Australia.

You will be responsible for the technical evaluation of submarine designs against performance requirements and standards within your engineering area of competence and to assist in progressively establishing Seaworthiness assurance of the Future Submarine (FSM).


This will require you to use your initiative and experience, to research, analyse, plan, review and adjust work priorities to meet program outcomes. You will undertake objective, systematic analysis and draw accurate conclusions based on evidence, providing detailed professional advice in relation to design, integration, analysis, testing, and seaworthiness activities.


These positions will provide the right candidates with the opportunity to gain exposure and experience in a unique and complex acquisition and sustainment environment shaping Australia’s future maritime Defence capability.


Opportunities to be at the start-up of such a high profile, vibrant, complex and technically demanding program like this only come around once in a career.  Come join Defence and be part of this exciting, dynamic team project!



Application Closing Date: 05 September 2018.


For further information please review the job information pack, reference CASG/02667/18

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