Share this Job
Apply now »

Expression of interest - Technical Officers


Adelaide, SA, AU, 5000

Onsite or Hybrid: 

Expression of interest – Technical Officers


Due to rapid growth and expansion, Babcock are seeking expressions of interest from experienced Technical Officers to join our expanding team!

These roles will see you have the opportunity to work within some of our key Defence programs! Depending on your background and skills you could be working across our Australian Defence Force Ground Support Equipment (ADFGSE) contract or Counter – Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear and Explosive (C-CBRNE) contract!

The C-CBRNE capability provides leading-edge technologies to prevent and defeat chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive threats used against Australia’s national interests. Babcock as the Prime Vendor for the supply of C-CBRNE goods and services provides Introduction into service activities and through life sustainment of the CBRNE Fleet.

The ADF GSE contract provides support to the Army, Navy and 5th generation Air Force globally, providing capability support to a vast arrange of military platforms and systems. With full engineering authority we provide the entire SPO lifecycle function from acquisition, sustainment, through to disposal working collaboratively with our Commonwealth partners. We asset manage a large portfolio including multiple key capability fleets for defence. As a highly functioning team we provide unmatched support through our service desk to the maintenance venues and frontline operators, while proudly supporting our Australian Industry partners through maintenance services and supply of parts.

The Technical Officers are integral to these programs and form part of our high performing and efficient Technical Services Teams. The roles focus on the sustainment of the C-CBRNE/ADFGSE fleet and are responsible for complete asset management, including ensuring technical integrity, configuration management, maintenance regimes and parts and publications.

The Technical Officers are responsible for the delivery of technical support and maintenance services, this includes managing the relationships with OEMS, contracted Maintenance and Service providers, operating units, Joint Logistics Command (JLC) and Other Commonwealth Contractors.

Please note, this is an expression of interest only.

What will you bring?

  • Australian Citizen with an NV1 security clearance (or the ability to obtain).
  • Certificate III (or above) in a relevant discipline (electronics, electrical, mechanical, engineering, etc.).
  • Previous experience working within the Defence industry.
  • Previous experience using MILIS.
  • Ability to manage competing priorities and manage workload effectively.
  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills with the ability to consistently deliver a high level of customer service.

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 offer flexible working arrangements where possible to help employees find the right balance between work and home life;
  • 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.

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 1,600 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.


Some of the programs our team across Australia and New Zealand 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.


To learn more about Babcock visit


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 NV1 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.


The health and safety of our people, customers and communities is our number one priority.  To comply with public health orders or our customer requirements, some roles within the business will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 to gain access to sites.  Please speak to us if you have any questions about this based on your individual circumstances.


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

Job Segment: Nuclear Engineering, Mechanical Engineer, Engineer, Technical Support, Electrical, Engineering, Technology

Apply now »