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Technical Support Officer

Country/Region:  Au
City:  Adelaide

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 1,000 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. In many ways, we are the brand behind the brand. You may not always see our logo, but we are behind the scenes using specialist skills and knowledge to facilitate our client’s operational requirements. To provide you some local context, some of the programs our team 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;
  • Managing critical assets for a range of sectors through our Land Business

About the Role

This position forms part of our Technical Services team, which focusses on the sustainment of the ADF GSE (Australian Defence Force Ground Support Equipment) fleets and is responsible for maintaining technical integrity, maintenance regimes, parts and publications. This role will be required to provide support across a broad range of technical services to assist the ADF GSE Service Desk. Responsibilities could include:

  • Responsible for providing on-going technical support to ensure the smooth operation of the ADF GSE service desk by ensuring enquiries from customers, external maintenance providers and suppliers are addressed promptly and effectively.
  • Support the current Fleet Manager (Senior Technical Officer) with the Deployable Hard Shelters (specialist ICT facilities) including assisting with integration of tactical mission systems and support equipment.
  • Monitor and audit the maintenance for ADF GSE assets conducted by external maintenance providers of both new and pre-existing Commonwealth contracts.
  • Create and maintain accurate ADF GSE fleet maintenance planning data to be loaded into both Babcock and ADF systems.
  • Build and maintain relationships with OEMs, suppliers and repairers within the Babcock technical support network, Defence operating units, and other Commonwealth contractors.

About you

As a Technical Support Officer, you will be a detailed focused individual who has a drive to deliver a high standard of customer satisfaction. You pride yourself on your ability to use initiative and prioritise your workload. You have excellent communications skills, thrive in a complex environment and preferably possess the following:

  • Certificate III (or above) in Information Technology (Networking) or related fields.
  • Australian citizenship, and ability to obtain and maintain an NV1 security clearance.
  • Competent in MS office suite of applications.
  • Understanding of Deployable Portable Cabins used in Defence or similar equipment.
  • Experience in the field of Information & Communication Technology (ICT).


Your future at Babcock – what we offer you

What sets us apart at Babcock?

  • We offer an agile work environment which provides you the opportunity to work onsite and remotely – to support this and enable you to work from home safely and efficiently we will provide you with a kit that includes laptop, mobile phone, monitor, keyboard, mouse and docking station.
  • Babcock offers a supportive and engaging environment where you can drive change and grow your career;
  • We promote and foster training and development;
  • Central to Babcock’s core values are those of health, safety and environment, and diversity;
  • The opportunity to be a part of something BIG!

So if you would like to be part of the Babcock team, then please apply via the ‘Apply Now’ button below.

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