DST Group have Mechanical Engineer and Mechanical Designer positions available within Research Engineering (RE), an advanced engineering branch of Research Services Division that is responsible for the development of bespoke mechanical engineering products in support of Defence Research. The work undertaken is highly varied across application domains including land, sea, air and space.
The successful candidates will be involved in the development of hardware from initial concept through to in-service use, and will contribute to design, drafting, analysis and testing (Mechanical Engineer). They will be required to develop and maintain up-to-date knowledge of design principles, fabrication techniques and standards. The occupants are required to demonstrate initiative and the capability for innovative thought as applied to design work, and be capable of working both in a team and individual setting.
Duties specific to Mechanical Engineer:
Duties specific to Mechanical Designer:
About our Team
RSD has a workforce of engineers, technicians, computer scientists and other professional staff who deliver a wide range of highly specialised research services and innovative solutions which underpin the operational capability of DSTG. RSD’s work areas undertake a broad, on demand and dynamic array of functions to keep DSTG at the forefront of research and development.
RE provide professional and advanced manufacturing to Defence to enable delivery of products, prototypes and models for research, development and experimentation. RE fuses talented professional engineering and technical staff with world’s best design software and cutting edge fabrication capabilities.
Our Ideal Candidate
We are looking for people who are genuinely interested in the opportunity provided; development of novel mechanical designs and equipment across a wide range of domains. They will have an interest in producing high quality work, and seek to continually improve and broaden their skills.
Our ideal candidate will be willing to work both independently or within a design team, and will be adaptable to changing requirements that occur within a research environment. They will have good communication skills, both written and verbal.
A combination of the following prior experience would also be advantageous:
Application Closing Date: Sunday 23, May 2021
For further information please review the job information pack, reference DSTG/01905/21 on https://defencecareers.nga.net.au/?jati=82A473EE-233E-D8FD-438F-BF6292F6EB72.
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