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Governmental Affairs Coordinator

The German-Australian Chamber of Industry and Commerce (AHK) is seeking a Governmental Affairs Coordinator for our Sydney office.

 

The position is part-time 4 days/week; Monday to Friday (flexible days) with some day and evening function attendance as well as travel. Immediate start.

The German-Australian Chamber of Industry and Commerce (AHK) is the official representation of German business in Australia. The AHK promotes bilateral trade, advises German and Australian companies on market developments and supports the expansion of their business networks. As a non-for-profit organisation, the AHK has over 400 member companies from all industries and organises numerous events, trade missions and conferences.

You will be part of a dynamic team in the Sydney CBD. We work on international projects with impact. As Governmental Affairs Coordinator you report directly to the Director Events and Governmental Affairs.

Regular Duties are:

  • Support and further develop the AHK governmental affairs activities, including
  • Use the existing policy network and expand it further on the Commonwealth and State level to understand and influence relevant policy developments and AHK governmental affairs projects
  • Execute the annual policy work plan and long-term strategy for the policy work in coordination with the Director Events and Governmental Affairs
  • Develop and execute commercial governmental affairs projects such as delegations and projects for individual companies
  • Coordinate the work of the Policy Advisory Committee and other forums to engage and include members in the governmental affairs work
  • Prepare briefings and news articles to update members about policy and governmental affairs activities and projects
  • Actively identify opportunities for governmental affairs engagements such as submissions and prepare them in coordination with the Director Events and Governmental Affairs
  • Attend and engage at relevant policy-related events
  • Prepare speaking notes for governmental affairs related activities for the Director Events and Governmental Affairs and senior management
  • Annual budget planning and management in coordination with the Director Events and Governmental Affairs
  • Engage potential new members in cooperation with the Membership Director
  • Assistance for Australian political delegations to Germany

Requirements are:

  • Relevant degree
  • Provide an established professional policy network relevant for international trade and investments
  • Ability to develop commercial projects from policy developments
  • Deliver results and successfully close procedures according to brief
  • Project management and analytical skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Highly developed communication skills, including speechwriting
  • Customer service focused
  • Professional people skills and phone manner
  • Ability to handle tight deadlines
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Preferable German language skills

Please send your application including CV, cover letter and references in electronic form to michael.zettinig(at)germany.org.au. Please also include your salary expectation.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Corporate General Manager - International Independent School

Fulltime position from July 2019

The German International School Sydney (GISS) seeks an experienced General Manager to work collaboratively, as a key member of the school leadership team, to provide strategic vision, leadership and management of the ongoing development and sustainability of the school.

GISS is an international school with around 350 students offering a bilingual education program (German and English). It is registered by NESA in NSW and accredited by the Federal Republic of Germany as a ‘German School Abroad’ and offers tuition from Preschool to the bilingual IB-Diploma. The school has a rich history of quality education and provides a fulfilling workplace for its staff.

You will be our ideal candidate if you have:

  • In-depth experience in financial and organisational management based on an appropriate tertiary qualification (such as Business Management, Accounting, Economics)
  • Demonstrated ability to work at an executive level including board reporting and leadership of a multidisciplinary team to achieve strategic and operational outcomes
  • Strong interpersonal skills to communicate at all levels of the organisation and externally in writing and verbally. This includes an ability to effectively negotiate and resolve conflict, motivate and engage stakeholders and engender collaboration that delivers results
  • A track record of success in project management of facilities / capital projects
  • Experience in effective risk management including Work Health and Safety, and financial responsibility
  • Sound judgement and the ability to use initiative and innovative thinking in dealing with a range of issues in a sensitive and consistent manner

You would be even more likely to thrive in this position if you have:

  • An understanding of Corporations Law, including regulations relating to Not-for-Profit and governance processes
  • Experience in the education sector including an understanding of legislative requirements, particularly State and Federal Government policy and funding arrangements
  • Had success in obtaining government funding
  • Experience in leading and implementing quality processes and strategies throughout an organisation
  • Fluency in the German language
  • To take up the role you will also need to meet the requirements for:
    1. NSW working with children check
    2. Right to work in Australia (or obtaining a work visa)

This position will be available from 1 July 2019. If you are interested in this exciting opportunity please submit your resume and cover letter via the below 'Apply Now' link. If you have more than three attachments please email your application to jobs1989(at)giss.nsw.edu.au.

Applications close 2 June 2019.

Apply Now

Financial Controller

  • International Focus
  • Chatswood office
  • Immediate Start

thyssenkrupp Materials Australia Pty Ltd has recently merged its Materials Services businesses in Australia. This has strengthened its position as a leading company in the diverse industries of Steel Trading, Non-Ferrous Distribution and Construction and is reknown for importing a broad range of steel, steel-related, non-ferrous and construction related products into the Australian and New Zealand markets.

To support this successful business on its path to further growth we are seeking an experienced Financial Controller to join our Centralised Services team in Chatswood, reporting to the Chief Financial Officer and working closely with the Divisional General Managers as well as other internal and external stakeholders.

The Role

  • Reports to the Chief Financial Officer
  • Prepares monthly and other reports to Head Office in Germany (actual/forecast/budget/cash flow)
  • Ensures appropriate application of accounting policies and procedures in accordance with the relevant statutory as well as thyssenkrupp Group policies and procedures
  • Works closely with various internal and external stakeholders of the divisions and the business overall
  • Overseeing, combined with hands-on responsibility for some divisions for their monthly/quarterly/annual financial closings and financial reporting, General Ledger reconciliations, cash management, journal entries and reporting as required
  • Other duties and responsibilities (regular/ad-hoc) as required and determined with the Chief Financial Officer from time to time

You

As the successful applicant you will have/be:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Accounting, Commerce, Business or a related discipline gained either locally or abroad.
  • Senior qualified professional with 2+ years post qualification experience and at least 3 years in Finance/Accounting roles.
  • Significant financial and analytical skills within a commercial environment, preferably within a larger group with international exposure.
  • Proficient in Excel and a common ERP System (ideally SAP).
  • Experience with consolidation software (ideally SAP@KONS)
  • Excellent communication skills as this position requires ongoing liaison with all internal and external stakeholders.
  • Attention to detail with a focus on teamwork.
  • Thriving in a fast paced environment and display a high level of enthusiasm to contribute to the team and overall performance of the company.
  • German language skills (preferred, but not a must)

To submit your application please send a cover letter and your CV to thomas.goerges(at)thyssenkrupp.com. Only successful candidates will be contacted.

Sicherheitskraft / Sydney

Das Generalkonsulat der Bundesrepublik Deutschland in Sydney sucht

zu Anfang Mai 2019 - zunächst befristet auf 1 Jahr -

eine/n Mitarbeiter/in für die Verwaltung

Aufgabenschwerpunkte

  • Dienst als Sicherheitskraft sowie Pförtner- , Fahrer- und Hauswarttätigkeiten

Anforderungsprofil

  • Australischer Führerschein der Klasse C 
  • handwerkliches Talent (gerne Handwerkerausbildung) 
  • gute deutsche und englische Sprachkenntnisse 
  • Computergrundkenntnisse 
  • Freundliches Auftreten 
  • Teamfähigkeit, Zuverlässigkeit & Einsatzbereitschaft 
  • Bereitschaft zu flexiblen Arbeitszeiten

Bewerber/innen müssen bereits über eine Aufenthalts- und Arbeitsgenehmigung für Australien verfügen. Die Vergütung richtet sich nach dem Gehaltsschema des Generalkonsulats.

Aussagekräftige schriftliche Bewerbungen richten Sie bitte - unter Beifügung Ihres tabellarischen Lebenslaufs & Führerscheins, Nachweisen über Bildungs- und Berufsabschlüsse sowie Arbeitszeugnissen/Empfehlungsschreiben - bis zum 20. April 2019 - an:

Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany
- Administration -
Level 17, 100 William St
Woolloomooloo NSW 2011

oder per E-Mail an info(at)sydney.diplo.de

 

 

Sales Engineer at Machinery Forum (VIC)

We are looking for an energetic and keen Sales Engineer to work with the Sales Team of MACHINERY FORUM (VIC) PTY LTD.

We are a well-established machinery importing company which supplies advanced production equipment to the metal-working, foundry, wire & cable, printed circuit board and electronics manufacturing industries in Australia and New Zealand.

For more information visit: www.machineryforum.com.au

Commencement: immediately upon successful application

Skills required:

  • Be able to sell Sheet Metal Machinery including Laser Cutting Machines from our Melbourne Office to Australia and New Zealand manufacturers.

Please send your resume to machinery(at)machineryforum.com.au
or call Mr Oliver Blaufelder: 0411 113 633

Service Engineer at Machinery Forum (VIC)

We are looking for an energetic and keen Service Engineer to work with the Service Team of MACHINERY FORUM (VIC) PTY LTD.

We are a well-established machinery importing company which supplies advanced production equipment to the metal-working, foundry, wire & cable, printed circuit board and electronics manufacturing industries in Australia and New Zealand.

For more information visit: www.machineryforum.com.au

Commencement: immediately upon successful application

Skills required:

  • Be able to service Metal Machinery including Laser Cutting Machines from our Melbourne Office to Australia and New Zealand manufacturers.

Please send your resume to machinery(at)machineryforum.com.au
or call Mr Oliver Blaufelder: 0411 113 633

Sales Engineer at Machinery Forum (NSW)

We are looking for an energetic and keen Sales Engineer to work with the Sales Team of MACHINERY FORUM (NSW) PTY LTD.

We are a well-established machinery importing company which supplies advanced production equipment to the metal-working, foundry, wire & cable, printed circuit board and electronics manufacturing industries in Australia and New Zealand.

For more information visit: www.machineryforum.com.au

Commencement: immediately upon successful application

Skills required:

  • Be able to sell Sheet Metal Machinery including Laser Cutting Machines from our Sydney Office to Australia and New Zealand manufacturers.

Please send your resume to finance(at)mafosyd.com.au  
or call Mr Oliver Blaufelder: 0411 113 633



Service Engineer at Machinery Forum (NSW)

We are looking for an energetic and keen Service Engineer to work with the Service Team of MACHINERY FORUM (NSW) PTY LTD.

We are a well-established machinery importing company which supplies advanced production equipment to the metal-working, foundry, wire & cable, printed circuit board and electronics manufacturing industries in Australia and New Zealand.

For more information visit: www.machineryforum.com.au

Commencement: immediately upon successful application

Skills required:

  • Be able to service Sheet Metal Machinery including Laser Cutting Machines from our Sydney Office to Australia and New Zealand manufacturers.

Please send your resume to mailto:finance(at)mafosyd.com.au
or call Mr Oliver Blaufelder: 0411 113 633

Das Goethe-Institut sucht für die Standorte Sydney und Melbourne motivierte DEUTSCHLEHRER / DEUTSCHLEHRERINNEN

 

 

Das Goethe-Institut e. V. ist das weltweit tätige Kulturinstitut der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Wir fördern die Kenntnis der deutschen Sprache im Ausland und pflegen die internationale kulturelle Zusammenarbeit. Wir vermitteln ein umfassendes aktuelles Deutschlandbild und informieren über das kulturelle, gesellschaftliche und politische Leben in Deutschland.


Einstellungsvoraussetzungen / Lehrerqualifikation

Wenn Sie

  • über eine australische Arbeitserlaubnis oder die australische Staatsbürgerschaft verfügen
  • einen fachbezogenen Hochschulabschluss, vorzugsweise DaF und/oder Germanistik, ggfs. andere fremdsprachliche Philologie haben
  • deutsche/r Muttersprachler/in sind oder über muttersprachliche Kompetenz im Deutschen verfügen,
  • DaF-Lehrerfahrung, vorzugsweise im Erwachsenenbereich, haben
  • ein/eine begeisterte/r und engagierte/r Lehrer/in sind

dann sind Sie vielleicht die Person, nach der wir suchen.

Einarbeitung / Hospitationsphase

  • Hospitation von mindestens vier Kurstreffen (12 UE)
  • Durchführung von mindestens einer Probeunterrichtseinheit von je 1 UE unter Aufsicht der betreuenden GI-Lehrkraft (mit Vor- und Nachbesprechung)


Bitte beachten Sie, dass das Goethe-Institut kein Visa-Sponsoring übernehmen kann.

Schicken Sie bitte Ihre Bewerbungsunterlagen an:

für Sydney: Eliza Doneva
mailto:eliza.doneva(at)goethe.de

für Melbourne: Kathrin McMillan
mailto:kathrin.mcmillan(at)goethe.de

Expression of Interest: Part-time/casual positions in "Deutscher Kindergarten" program

DerDieDas Inc. was founded in late 2018 and aims to provide children aged between 3-5 years who have a solid German language background with an engaging German language and culture learning environment, facilitated through a “Deutscher Kindergarten”-style program which currently runs once per week near Carnegie train station.

We are seeking part-time staff and /or casual staff to join our team.

We offer:

  • the chance to join a motivated, supportive team who will welcome your input as we work together to build upon a successful pilot to establish a “Deutscher Kindergarten”-style program,
  • an opportunity to gather experience towards further career progression, with both teaching and administrative roles to be filled,
  • flexible work arrangements (casual positions especially might suit energetic retirees), and
  • working with an enthusiastic and lively group of young learners in a Child Safe organisation.

We would love to hear from you if you:

  • are a German native speaker (or have excellent German language proficiency),
  • have/are studying towards a minimum Certificate III in Children’s Services (or equivalent), or a primary school teaching qualification,
  • are passionate about working with young children,
  • have the ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, families and community members, and
  • have a sunny personality with a positive attitude.

Please note: You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job, with at least 6 months remaining on your visa, and employment will be subject to Working With Children and Police Checks. Please also note that in order to provide the children with a consistent language immersion, all communication will be in German.

To let us know you’re interested, please send an email to Julia at derdiedas.hr(at)gmail.com quoting DDD4/19 and including:

  • your resume,
  • your qualifications: early childhood/primary school qualifications, first aid training, WWCC, etc,
  • your potential availability (minimum ½-day per week, M-F),
  • your preference/interest for teaching/admin and casual/part time roles, and
  • contact details of 2 referees.

Wir freuen uns, von euch zu hören!

Build Status Controller L400

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for a Build Status Controller L400 (BSC) based in Brisbane, QLD who is responsible to create and maintain production BoMs (Bill of Materials) to detail all of the parts assembled on to the vehicles.

About the role

  • Create and maintain Production BoMs for all Production and Integration parts fitted in Australia for all vehicle variants;
  • Update BoMs to capture part changes;
  • Track break point details for all BoM changes;
  • Create and maintain configuration changes in the BoMs for all vehicles, detailing relevant changes, implementation dates and vehicles including the changes;
  • Manage BoMs across multiple system including Teamcenter, SAP and internal databases;
  • Create and maintain part specific BoMs in SAP;
  • Act as the SAP key user in the relevant area of expertise.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Experience in dealing with parts lists and drawings
  • Extensive experience in SAP Production Planning
  • Expertise and firm understanding of material parts list structures and management
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to communicate well with a range of stakeholders
  • Defence industry experience
  • Mechanical Engineering or Configuration Management qualification is preferred
  • Experience working in the automotive industry
  • A defence security clearance (or the ability to obtain it).

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

 

 

Compliance Officer

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is seeking for a Compliance Officer, based in Brisbane, QLD, who is responsible for the Rheinmetall Vehicle Systems Division Compliance Organisation and RDA Management for maintaining compliance functions, providing relevant advice and other related compliance tasks.

About the role

  • Provide independent advice, consultation and support to the RDA Management;
  • Implementation and further-development of the Compliance Management System;
  • Performance & support of business partner checks of suppliers, partners and sales agents / consultants;
  • Contemplation of regular Compliance Reporting to the local Managing Director and the Divisional Compliance Officer in Germany;
  • Act as RDA Ethics Officer managing conflicts of interest, particularly in relation above the line professional services contracts; and
  • Planning and Delivering of compliance training to all staff on global and local policies and procedures.

About you

  • A degree or professional qualification relevant to the compliance (e.g. law, business); 
  • 5+ years of relevant professional experience in compliance or law;
  • Ability to travel international and interstate when required;
  • Proficient in MS Office and SharePoint;
  • Demonstrated high level of personal motivation;
  • Experience influencing senior stakeholders;
  • Experience briefing senior management and preparing papers; 
  • Eligible to gain and maintain a Defence security clearance (desirable); and
  • Experience working in a defence or industry environment (desirable).

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Deputy Project Manager LAND 400-2 Simulation and Training

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for a Deputy Project Manager Simulation and Training who is responsible for ensuring the development, production and delivery of allocated work packages in accordance with the Prime Contract, and support the development of Technology Transfer Plans within the Rheinmetall entities.

About the role

  • Develop and manage project plans to be shared with the internal team and the customer;
  • Support the development of Technology Transfer Plans within the Rheinmetall entities;
  • Manage requests from Rheinmetall Entities in Germany
  • Review, monitor and report on the project performance to ensure that the project is being progressed;
  • Identify, track and manage issues and risks;
  • Manage and coordinate the interface between the Integrated Program Team and the Rheinmetall entities in regards to the execution of the Project;
  • Liaise with the Commonwealth of Australia and other stakeholders such as approved subcontractors or suppliers as required;
  • Present progress reports to stakeholders, and challenges and remediation plans when necessary;

About you

  • Proven (2+ years) experience in Project Management, preferably within the Defence Industry;
  • Tertiary qualifications in Project Management, Engineering, Training or a related discipline;
  • Proven ability to devise and implement strategic development and resource planning;
  • Experience in managing complex projects
  • Formal certifications in Project Management i.e. Prince2, PMP, CPMP etc. (desirable);
  • Operational knowledge and capability of the Microsoft Office Professional suite and SharePoint; and
  • Currently hold, or have the ability to obtain a Security Clearance to secret; and
  • Ability to travel interstate or overseas when required.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Design Engineer

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is currently looking for multiple Design Engineers in Brisbane and Melbourne with opportunities for significant time in Germany. Reporting to the Engineering Design Manager, you will be responsible for the advanced design of systems, subsystems and components of tracked and wheeled armored and logistic vehicles over the product life cycle. Key duties include:

  • Creating concepts in response to requirements;
  • Transforming selected concepts into documented prototype designs (using CAD, Agile, Team center, NX);
  • Supporting the manufacture and verification of prototypes; and
  • Assisting with the development, release and maintenance of production documentation;
  • Developing, releasing and maintaining production documentation

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • A Mechanical Engineering degree that is recognised by The Institute of Engineers Australia
  • Demonstrated experience in military or automotive vehicle design
  • Excellent written English skills;
  • An analytical mind and a positive attitude;
  • Experience mentoring or managing other Engineers
  • The ability to gain an Australian Security Clearance (i.e. you must be an Australian citizen)
  • Experience working in a low volume engineered product environment (desirable)
  • Experience with armored vehicle systems (desirable)

To submit your applications please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Design Engineer (Graduate)

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA has an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic and motivated Graduate Design Engineers based in Brisbane and Melbourne with opportunities for significant time in Germany. Reporting to the Engineering Design Manager, your key responsibilities will be:

  • Conceiving concepts in response to Requirements using a range of tools and methods including weighted Trade Off Studies, FMECA etc.;
  • Realizing selected concepts into documented prototype designs using integrated PDM/CAD (AGILE/TEAMCENTER/NX);
  • Supporting the manufacture and verification of prototype designs;
  • Assisting with the development, release and maintenance of production documentation;
  • Participating in design Reviews; and
  • Contribution of continuous improvement strategies/ideas to production and Through Life Support.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • A Mechanical Engineering degree that is recognised by The Institute of Engineers Australia;
  • Up to 3 years professional engineering experience;
  • Excellent written English skills;
  • An analytical mind and a positive attitude;
  • The ability to gain an Australian Security Clearance (i.e. you must be an Australian citizen);
  • Experience working within an ISO9001 framework (desirable); and
  • Experience in military or automotive design (desirable)

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Design Engineer - Land400

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking a Design Engineer who is responsible for supporting LAND400 System Engineers and Project Managers in the design, verification, production and delivery of engineering program artefacts deliverables i.e. Cradle, COAX and/or Weapon and Ammo Flow for the L400 program. This role is based at the Rheinmetall office in Unterleuss, Germany for up to 2 years and then relocate to Brisbane, Australia.

About the role

  • Providing support in the creation of design documents;
  • Develop concepts into manufactural documented solutions using CAD (Catia);
  • Participate in formal and informal Design Reviews;
  • Ensure that requirements have clear traceability back to the Contract Specification requirements;

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Be able to commence employment in Germany for a 2 year period and then relocate to Brisbane
  • Hold a tertiary qualification in a relevant Engineering field (preferably Mechanical) that is recognised by The Institute of Engineers Australia
  • Have experience working in a low volume engineered product environment (preferably with CATIA and or Siemens NX)
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal communication, consultation and negotiation skills
  • Currently hold or be eligible to gain the appropriate Australian Security Clearance
  • Have experience in the design of heavy military vehicles – desirable
  • Have experience with Failure Modes Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA) and Finite Element Analysis (FEA) - desirable

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Electrical Design Engineer - System Specialist

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking an Electrical Design Engineer – System Specialist who will be located at the Rheinmetall office in Kassel, Germany for 2 years and then relocate to Brisbane, Australia. Your move will be supported by RDA’s relocation package. The Electrical Design Engineer – System Specialist is responsible for carrying out a range of engineering tasks to support the design, verification, production, delivery and support of the LAND400 Mission System. Other key responsibilities include developing customer focused design concepts, developing subsystem specifications in DOORS, project managing subcontractor developments, developing system specification electrical solutions and conducting electrical feasibility studies to assist in the development of new technologies and products.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Be able to commence employment in Germany for a 2-year period and then relocate to Brisbane in 2021;
  • Have an Electrical Engineering degree that is recognised by The Institute of Engineers Australia;
  • Have demonstrated electrical design experience with military or automotive vehicles;
  • Have significant experience in interpreting complex engineering function and performance specifications;
  • Have experience with the requirements management tool DOORS;
  • Have excellent written and oral English skills;
  • Have an analytical mind and a positive attitude;
  • Be able to gain an Australian Security Clearance (i.e. you must be an Australian citizen);
  • Have experience in the electrical design of heavy military vehicles (desirable);
  • Have experience working with CASG / Defence (desirable);
  • Have experience working within an ISO9001 framework (desirable);
  • Be able to travel as required.

To submit your applications please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Field Service Representative

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for a Field Service Technician in Wacol, Brisbane who is responsible for providing maintenance services for the LAND 121 Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles and delivering customer service support.

About the role

  • Traveling to customer work sites to assist and or supervise in diagnoses and repairs on various RMMV vehicles
  • Documenting work order information in the RMMVA In-Service Support Database
  • Monitoring the repair progress of customer vehicles
  • Acceptance and documentation of technical inquiries from the customer
  • Undertaking technical investigations associated with faults or damages of customer vehicles
  • Preparing reports associated with technical investigations, including technical inspection reports

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Trade qualifications as a Motor Mechanic, Auto Electrician, Electrician or Diesel Fitter (min. Cert 3)
  • Proven experience maintaining a fleet of trucks (light, medium and heavy), servicing and repairing diesel engines, heavy trucks/ equipment, and all components, specifically with European manufacturers
  • Automotive diagnostic skills, specifically with European manufacturers
  • Hold or have the ability to gain the appropriate Australian Security Clearance
  • Demonstrated computer skills in Microsoft suite of products
  • Hold a Heavy Vehicle Driver’s License (desirable)
  • Sound knowledge working with specialist trucks (desirable)
  • Defence industry experience (desirable)

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

 

 

Fleet Manager

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking a Fleet Manager to join the team in Brisbane. The role will be responsible for the provision of effective and efficient fleet management to RDA operations throughout Australia; and will have strong interactions with our Spare Part Supply team. Our fleet includes military including light armoured vehicles, heavy trucks, modules and trailers.

About the role

  • Maintenance planning, and development of Fleet Management processes including spare parts and supply’s forecasting
  • Managing fleet optimisation strategies and initiatives to ensure savings and enhance value
  • Management and coordination of the Field Service Representatives
  • Managing the demand for new leased and fleet assets and coordination of surplus asset transfers and disposals.
  • Managing the financial, operational objectives and compliance requirements.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Experience in resource planning and scheduling; with excellent time management and coordination skills
  • Sound working knowledge of computerised management systems (MS Word, SAP)
  • Understanding of health and safety principles and relevant compliance and legislative requirements
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal communication, consultation and negotiation skills Eligibility to obtain an Australian Government Security Clearance and have the capacity to satisfy pre-employment screening.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

GSC-AIC Data and Reporting Officer

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for Australian Industry Content (AIC) Data and Reporting Officer who will work closely with the Rheinmetall entities and Subcontractors to monitor and report the Australian Industrial content across the program to the customer.

About the role

  • Deliver Regular AIC Reports to both the customer and internal stakeholders.
  • Monitor Subcontractor’s AIC content and manage the AIC Reporting required from the Subcontractor.
  • Develop and monitor a standardized system to collect and interpret the AIC Data.
  • Develop improvements for collecting, managing, and reporting AIC Data.
  • Work closely with the financial organizations across Rheinmetall and the subcontractors to sync the reporting of AIC.
  • Work closely with the customer to resolve discrepancies in the AIC and identify opportunities for additional AIC.
  • Conduct market analysis and research in order to identify potential opportunities for additional AIC.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in business, finance, or the equivalent.
  • Proven experience in pricing or calculation;
  • Experience in commercial and financial management of Australian Defence projects;
  • Experience in subcontractor management for Australian Defence contracts;
  • The ability to gain an Australian Security Clearance (i.e. you must be an Australian citizen);
  • Ability to travel interstate or overseas when required .

To submit your applications please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

HR Business Partner

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA has an exciting opportunity for HR Business Partner (“HRBP”), in Brisbane QLD, who will be a key member of the HR team. Reporting to the Director – Human Resources, the HRBP will work proactively with the organisation to drive HR practices and increase engagement with our people.

Key duties include:

  • Support the development, maintenance and implementation of employment-related policies, guidelines and processes;
  • Provide advice and support to employees and managers on employee relations matters;
  • Undertake salary benchmarking and job evaluations as required;
  • Identify and support best practice initiatives with respect to diversity and social inclusion; and
  • Support or lead various HR projects as required.

About you

  • Minimum of 5 years in an similar role;
  • Appropriate tertiary qualifications or demonstrated relevant, equivalent professional experience;
  • Experience dealing with employee relations issues in the workplace;
  • Hands on approach and comfortable in both strategic and operational matters;
  • Qualification or experience in continuous improvement (desirable); and
  • Eligible to gain and maintain a Defence security clearance (desirable).

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

HSE Coordinator

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for HSE Coordinator based in Brisbane, QLD, who is responsible for working collaboratively across multiple sites to provide practical Workplace Health and Safety advice, support, and guidance to maintain a safety culture.

About the role

  • Coordinate and conduct HSE audits, inspections and minor investigations.
  • Prepare, update and periodically review HSE policies, procedures and project safety plans;
  • Coordinate and assist in the management of Fitness and Wellbeing programs;
  • Maintain Sharepoint registers and documents of organisational safety risks.
  • Monitor compliance with policy, processes and procedures and implement corrective and improvement actions as required.
  • Participate in relevant industry related activities, sharing information on legislative changes and improvements;
  • Discharge safety accountabilities which include taking appropriate steps to eliminate health and safety risks.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Certificate IV in OHS or proven industry experience;
  • Proven experience as a HSE Coordinator;
  • Internal audit training / investigations experience;
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to travel interstate and internationally;
  • Sharepoint expertise (desirable); and
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment (desirable).

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Integration Mechanic (x4)

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for Integration Mechanic’s in Eagle Farm, QLD who will be responsible for completing mechanical repairs and maintenance/ retrofits on Rheinmetall vehicles i.e. special build trucks and armoured carriers; as well as our land and people carriers and reconnaissance’s vehicles, with the aim to provide the customer with completed vehicles on time through the Integration Facility.

About the role

  • Complete integration and repair tasks on parts and vehicle systems in accordance with approved engineering instructions
  • Build, fabricate, modify and maintain the required tooling, equipment, and assembly aids required for the build process
  • Undertaking technical investigations
  • Maintain the safe and efficient storage of required parts, tools and equipment
  • Diagnose faults and complete required repairs
  • Travel to customer sites within Australia to complete additional repairs and provide field support

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Minimum Certificate III (Automotive, Mechanical or Electrical)
  • Trade qualified as a mechanic working on a range of heavy and light vehicles
  • Ability to read and interpret production drawings, manuals, and technical documents
  • Demonstrate a high level of self-motivation, initiative, and be able to work autonomously
  • Bridge and Gantry Crane (CB), Dogging (DG) High Risk Work Licence (preferred)
  • Experience working in a Defence industry environment (preferred)

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

 

 

Inventory Planning Manager

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for an Inventory Planning Manager who is responsible for the ongoing development of policy, processes and procedures relating to the management of inventory; the analysis and management of inventory through the corporate ERP system (SAP).

About the role

  • Conduct analysis of materials, including analysis of turns and obsolescence, to determine strategies for managing that inventory.
  • Ensure that SAP material master data is accurate and current across all inventory categories.
  • Ensure that supplier master data for approved suppliers is accurate and current.
  • Monitor inventory performance and implement corrective and improvement actions as required.
  • Identify and manage risks associated with poor inventory performance.
  • Develop management reports on performance of key inventory data.
  • Develop OPEX and CAPEX budgets for managing inventory within RDA.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Demonstrated experience managing the operations and performance of a complex warehouse.
  • Experience leading and developing a large team, within the Manufacturing/Supply Chain sector;
  • An in-depth knowledge of the management and handling of Dangerous and Hazardous Goods;
  • Awareness of the National Heavy Vehicle Law and Chain of Responsibility;
  • Extensive experience with ERP systems (SAP advantageous);
  • The ability to gain an Australian Security Clearance (i.e. you must be an Australian citizen);
  • Ability to travel interstate or overseas when required

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

IT Business Analyst

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for an IT Business Analyst in Brisbane, QLD who is responsible to bridge the gap between business requirements and IT technical competencies.

About the role

  • Determine operational objectives by studying business functions; gathering information; evaluating output requirements and formats;
  • Facilitate workshops and interviews to gather information as well as to obtain decisions from various business stakeholders;
  • Improve systems by studying current practices; designing modifications;
  • Recommend controls by identifying problems; writing improved procedures or creating new procedures where gaps may exist;
  • Define project requirements by identifying project milestones, phases and elements.
  • Prepare technical reports by collecting, analysing and summarizing information and trends;
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed;
  • Validate resource requirements and develop cost estimate models;
  • Conduct and coordinate financial, product, market, operational and related research to support strategic and business planning within the various departments and programs of the client group;
  • Conduct insightful, ad hoc analyses to investigate ongoing or one-time operational issues.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience;
  • Experience with SAP & Team Centre;
  • Ability to impact operations and effect change without being confrontational;
  • Detail oriented, analytical and inquisitive;
  • Extremely organized with strong time-management skills;
  • Currently hold or the ability to gain the appropriate Australian Security Clearance; and
  • Ability to travel interstate or Internationally
  • German Language Skills (Desirable)

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

 

 

Management Accountant

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is currently seeking to engage a Management Accountant to be responsible for the preparation of key deliverables including the annual budget, operating and capital expenditure, the long term financial strategy, quarterly reports, annual reports, and performance monitoring of large complex Programs.

About the role

  • Supporting the development, communication and monitoring of RDA’s Planning Framework);
  • Liaising with Project Managers and Project Directors on their performance against budget and provide specialist financial management advice on budget control and forecast outcomes;
  • Supporting the production of quarterly and monthly project performance reports including detailed exception analysis; and
  • Reviewing, developing, and implementing financial systems, processes, financial models.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Finance/ Accounting/ Commerce or related disciplines;
  • Experience in budgeting, forecasting and financial modelling;
  • Experience in project cost planning, scheduling, and development of Financial Reports;
  • Advanced MS Office skills i.e. Excel, PowerPoint, and Access;
  • Ability to travel interstate and globally when required.
  • CA or CPA qualified or working towards the qualification;
  • Experience working with a range of ERP systems across Finance, BI, data analytics and/ or planning and performance management i.e. SAP.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp Media

Mechanical Design Engineer - Integration

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer – Integration who will be located at the Rheinmetall office in Kassel, Germany for 2 years and then relocate to Brisbane, Australia. Your move will be supported by RDA’s relocation package. The Mechanical Design Engineer – Integration is responsible for carrying out a range of engineering tasks to support the design, verification, production, delivery and support of the LAND400 Mission System. Other key tasks include developing customer focused design concepts, developing concepts into manufacturable documented solutions using CAD, participating in design reviews, and assisting in the preparation of customer Engineering Change Proposals.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Be able to commence employment in Germany for a 2-year period and then relocate to Brisbane in 2021;
  • Have a Mechanical Engineering degree that is recognised by The Institute of Engineers Australia;
  • Have experience working in a low volume engineered product environment (ideally Siemens NX or CATIA);
  • Have demonstrated experience in military or automotive vehicle design;
  • Have significant experience in interpreting complex engineering function and performance specifications;
  • Have an analytical mind and a positive attitude;
  • Be able to gain an Australian Security Clearance (i.e. you must be an Australian citizen);
  • Have experience in the design of heavy military vehicles (desirable);
  • Have experience with Failure Mode Effects and Critical Analysis (FMECA) and Finite Element Analysis (FEA) - desirable;
  • Have experience working within an ISO9001 framework (desirable);
  • Have experience working with CASG / Defence (desirable);
  • Be able to travel as required.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Mechanical Design Engineer - System Architect

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer – System Architect who will be located at the Rheinmetall office in Kassel, Germany for 2 years and then relocate to Brisbane, Australia. Your move will be supported by RDA’s relocation package. The Mechanical Design Engineer – System Architect is responsible for carrying out a range of engineering tasks to support the design, verification, production, delivery and support of the LAND400 Mission System. You will have overall responsibility for the structure and methodologies of the CAD models and BOMs.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Be able to commence employment in Germany for a 2-year period and then relocate to Brisbane in 2021;
  • Have a Mechanical Engineering degree that is recognised by The Institute of Engineers Australia;
  • Have CAD and PLM experience utilising high-end CAD Software – ideally Siemens NX and Team Center;
  • Have demonstrated experience in military or automotive vehicle design;
  • Have significant experience in interpreting complex engineering function and performance specifications;
  • Have excellent written and oral English skills;
  • Have an analytical mind and a positive attitude;
  • Be able to gain an Australian Security Clearance (i.e. you must be an Australian citizen);
  • Have experience in the design of heavy military vehicles (desirable);
  • Have experience working within an ISO9001 framework (desirable);
  • Be able to travel as required.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Mechanical Design Engineer - System Specialist

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer – System Specialist who will be located at the Rheinmetall office in Kassel, Germany for 2 years and then relocate to Brisbane, Australia. Your move will be supported by RDA’s relocation package. The Mechanical Design Engineer – System Specialist is responsible for carrying out a range of engineering tasks to support the design, verification, production, delivery and support of the LAND400 Mission System. Other key responsibilities include development customer focused design concepts, development of subsystem specifications in DOORS, and project management of subcontractor developments.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Be able to commence employment in Germany for a 2-year period and then relocate to Brisbane in 2021;
  • Have a Mechanical Engineering degree that is recognised by The Institute of Engineers Australia;
  • Have CAD and PLM experience utilising high-end CAD Software – ideally Siemens NX and Team Center;
  • Have demonstrated experience in military or automotive vehicle design;
  • Have significant experience in interpreting complex engineering function and performance specifications;
  • Have an analytical mind and a positive attitude;
  • Be able to gain an Australian Security Clearance (i.e. you must be an Australian citizen);
  • Have experience in the design of heavy military vehicles (desirable);
  • Have experience in working with CASG / Defence (desirable);
  • Have experience working within an ISO9001 framework (desirable);
  • Have system engineering management experience (desirable);
  • Be able to travel as required.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Pricing Analyst CCP

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is currently looking for a Pricing Analyst who will be based in Germany for the first 6 months and will then return to the Brisbane office. Reporting to the Finance Manager L400, you will be responsible for the preparation of calculations for contract change proposals and new programs.

About the role

  • Preparation of both minor and extensive calculations for contract change proposals;
  • Preparation of calculations for new programs;
  • Creation of supplementary cost calculations;
  • Work closely with the Project Management, Engineering and Procurement teams, as well as external partners, in the creation and calculation of any offer pricing;
  • Preparation and conduction of price investigations;
  • Preparation of cash-out / cash-in profiles and management analysis for profit and contribution margins.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Finance/ Accounting/ Commerce or related disciplines;
  • Advanced MS Office skills;
  • Ability to travel interstate and globally when required (an initial training period of approx. 6 months in Germany is anticipated);
  • Experience using ProPricer;
  • Knowledge of SAP, in particular FI/CO and PS;
  • Experience working within the CASG cost and pricing principles; and
  • Significant experience working in a complex global organisation and a proven ability to work as part of a cross-functional team.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Procurement Specialist (x4)

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for multiple Procurement Specialists who will support the Procurement Manager in raising purchase requisitions and purchase orders for the timely ordering of goods and services for nominated categories within the business.

About the role

  • Raise purchase requests against agreed triggers for replenishment of goods and services to ensure timely delivery in accordance with required delivery dates.
  • Raise purchase requests and release requests for quote (RFQ) for the supply of goods and materials, where requirements are provided by the relevant Demand Managers.
  • Assist with negotiation of prices and other commercial arrangements with suppliers.
  • Raise approved Purchase Orders (POs) for supply of goods and services, and ensure that POs are released in a timely basis and in accordance with corporate guidelines.
  • Liaise with suppliers to confirm delivery of goods and services are in accordance with required delivery dates and within approved budgets.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Demonstrated experience in procurement (purchasing, sourcing, tendering, contracts, category management and analysis) in similar roles and/or environment;
  • The ability to gather and write requirements and tender documents including managing evaluation of tenders (RFIs and RFTs);
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills, with a passion for customer service;
  • Strong ERP systems or electronic purchasing and inventory systems experience.
  • The ability to gain an Australian Security Clearance (i.e. you must be an Australian citizen);
  • Ability to travel interstate or overseas when required.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Production Engineer

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking Production Engineers to be responsible for defining and documenting production processes and activities including assembly line flows to build a Boxer vehicle once materials are delivered to the production floor.

About the role

  • Define, develop, document all of the production processes and activities, using various lean manufacturing techniques, such as TQM, Kaizen, 6- Sigma etc. to build a Boxer vehicle once materials are delivered to the production floor;
  • Develop, document and maintain Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) including process flow diagrams and process control plans throughout the life of the program to include any necessary changes, including process efficiency improvements;
  • Work collaboratively with leading hands and assembly employees to determine the most efficient assembly methods and build sequence to build a BOXER vehicle.
  • Define the layout of the various assembly lines including material delivery points and racking, assembly equipment and specialist tooling;

About you

  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering (Mechanical, Manufacturing, Automotive and Industrial) or relevant discipline; 
  • Experience in Production / Process Improvement engineering environment 
  • Knowledge and experience in developing and implementing manufacturing engineering tasks using manufacturing methodologies and design for high-volume manufacturing/ related to major facility expansion; 
  • Practical hands-on skills for assembly of equipment and of prototype products; 
  • Experience in using Root Cause Analysis tools to identify root causes and prevent re-occurrence e.g. Process Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (PFMEA); 
  • Demonstrated track record of implementing process improvements to enhance efficiency, eliminate waste and reduce operating costs; 
  • Ability to travel interstate and internationally when required.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp  

Program Administrator

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently is seeking for a Program Administrator in Brisbane, QLD, who is responsible for supporting the effective execution of the Land 400-2 Program, with a focus on setting up and operating the program administrative capabilities and the implementation of disciplined program administration.

About the role

  • Set up, maintain and support the necessary processes, standards, templates and tools to be used by the program;
  • Establish a Program Sharepoint Site, with Program Calendar, Photo Library etc;
  • Maintain the program filing system on SharePoint and in hardcopy where required;
  • Maintain SharePoint site;
  • Managing the action items register, tracking and following up action item resolution including outstanding correspondence. Reporting back to management;
  • Administer Program Action Tracker – will require Administrative level skills in JIRA;
  • Provide office and program administration support to internal customers e. g. minute taking; formatting of documents, proof reading, copying and binding, coordinating meetings including assisting with the planning of reviews;

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Extensive experience in Office Administration and data collation;
  • Previous experience in supporting remote multi-skilled team members across multiple countries and time zones;
  • Proficient in MS Office i.e. Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Outlook (Intermediate to Advance);
  • Microsoft SharePoint user experience (intermediate);
  • Multi-media (CD Labels, labelling; basic understanding of HTML);
  • JIRA Administrative skills;
  • Ability to obtain and maintain an Australian Government Baseline Security Clearance.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Program Systems Engineering Manager - Land 400 Phase 2

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is seeking for a Program Systems Engineering Manager Land 400 Phase 2 who is responsible for the overall management and coordination of the Land 400 Phase 2 systems engineering activities to ensure that the Land 400 Phase 2 systems engineering program is conducted successfully and the customer’s requirements are fulfilled. This role will be located at our Rheinmetall office in Hamburg, Germany for up to 2 years and then relocate to Brisbane, Australia.

About the role

  • Provide leadership to Systems Engineering Team to maximize performance and development;
  • Manage the delivery of system engineering services for Land 400 Phase 2;
  • Provide technical specialist advice and regular consultation to key stakeholders on all corporate engineering matters in relation to the program delivery of LAND 400 Phase 2;
  • Define appropriate engineering performance measures and responsible for the allocation of performance budgets to the engineering work packages;
  • Ensure that the requirements defined in the engineering work packages have clear traceability back to the Contract Specification requirements;
  • Provide guidance to global Rheinmetall Engineering teams to ensure understanding and compliance with contractual requirements.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant Engineering field (Mechanical / Electrical) or related discipline;
  • Clear understanding of systems engineering process and functional baseline management. Experience leading a multi-disciplined team of engineering and technical staff;
  • Knowledge of ASDEFCON standards;
  • Be eligible for an Australian Government Security Clearance.
  • Experience working under the requirements of the Technical Regulation of ADF Materiel Manual – Land (TRAMM-L);
  • Experience with modern European heavy vehicle technology, i.e. CANbus and Euro 5 emission technology (catalytic converters) and standards.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

 

 

Project Manager - LAND 400 Phase 2

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for We are currently looking to fill the role of Project Manager LAND 400-2 (RECOV/REPAIR) to be located at the Rheinmetall office in Hamburg, Germany for up to 2 years and then relocate to Brisbane, Australia.

About the role

  • Managing the setup and implementation of Project Management Systems and Tools
  • Overseeing the transference of design, procurement and production knowledge to Australia
  • Developing and managing comprehensive project plans;
  • Reviewing, monitoring and reporting on project performance
  • Managing and coordinating the interface between Rheinmetall Defence Australia and other internal Rheinmetall entities overseas
  • Managing and fostering the partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia and other takeholders including subcontractors and suppliers
  • Presenting progress reports and potential remediation plans to stakeholders

About you

  • The ability to commence employment in Germany for a 2-year period and then relocate to Brisbane in 2021
  • Proven experience in Project Management within the Defence Industry
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience working with the with the ASDEFCON Complex contracting model
  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering
  • Proven ability to devise and implement strategic development and resource planning, particularly within a launch phase of a similar project
  • Experience managing subcontractors and multiple service providers
  • The ability to be resourceful, flexible and make things happen
  • Currently hold or can obtain a Government security clearance

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Rework Mechanic

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for a Rework Mechanic in Brisbane, QLD who is responsible for special build and repair tasks for the Land 400 Block 1 Vehicles. The Rework Mechanic is required to work independently to complete investigations, diagnostics, and repairs for vehicles in accordance with Technical Instructions, Engineering Drawings, Quality Standards, and WHS requirements.

About the role

  • Diagnose faults and complete required repairs for the Land 400 Block 1 Vehicles as required to meet the program delivery requirements
  • Travel to customer sites within Australia to complete additional repairs and provide Field Support for Land 400 vehicles as required
  • Complete re-work and repair tasks on parts and vehicle systems in accordance with approved engineering instructions
  • Build, fabricate, modify and maintain the required tooling, equipment, and assembly aids required for the build process
  • Maintain the safe and efficient storage of required parts, tools and equipment; and carry out work tasks in accordance with WHS and safety requirements

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Availability to travel interstate or overseas for required systems training and support of build events in Germany.
  • The ability to gain security clearance commensurate to Australian Defence Force base access.
  • A relevant trade qualification. Cert III Automotive Mechanical – Heavy Vehicle Road Transport.
  • Ability to read and interpret production drawings, manuals, and technical documents.
  • Experience working in a defence industry environment Bridge and gantry crane High Risk Work Licence
  • A Bridge and Gantry Crane (CB), Dogging (DG) High Risk Work Licence

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

SAP Master Data Manager

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for a SAP Master Data Manager who is responsible for managing and maintaining master data in the RDA corporate ERP system (SAP).

About the role

  • Ensure that SAP material master data is accurate and current across all inventory categories.
  • Ensure that supplier master data for approved suppliers is accurate and current.
  • Develop and implement policy, processes and procedures for managing and governing SAP master data across all categories of master data.
  • Monitor compliance with inventory policy, processes and procedures and implement corrective and improvement actions as required.
  • Develop OPEX and CAPEX budgets for managing master data within RDA.  

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Demonstrated experience in management of master data in an ERP system (SAP advantageous);
  • Proven ability to manage changes in master data, including engineering change management, supersession, obsolescence, and alternates parts;
  • Experience working with catalogue systems for materials data;
  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills;
  • Extensive experience with ERP systems (SAP advantageous);
  • Professional experience working in the Defence or Automotive industry;
  • The ability to gain an Australian Security Clearance (i.e. you must be an Australian citizen);
  • Supply Chain certification, such as CIPS or APICS (advantageous); and
  • Ability to travel interstate or overseas when required

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Senior Accounting and Finance Manager

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for a Senior Accounting and Finance Manager who is responsible for the overall coordination of all accounting processes for RDA to ensure appropriate and accurate application of accounting policies and procedures in accordance with the IFRS, AASB and Rheinmetall Group policies and procedures.

About the role

  • Ensure application of accounting policies and procedures and maintain appropriate internal control standards in accordance with IFRS, AASB, and Rheinmetall Group policies and procedures;
  • Collaborate with various internal and external stakeholders to develop, implement and maintain an integrated strategy for Accounting.
  • Lead and facilitate the accounting process, policies and procedures standardization and harmonization initiatives within RDA lines of business;
  • Leads internal and external audit activities by facilitating audit reviews, providing documentation, and guidance with regard to accounting and financial data produced by the internal team;
  • Oversee the monthly/annual financial closings and financial reporting, GL reconciliations, cash management, journal entries and reporting as needed.
  • Other duties & responsibilities that may be required as determined with your manager from time to time.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Accounting, Commerce, Business or a related discipline;
  • Demonstrated track record in building/upgrading accounting and finance operations capabilities.
  • Significant experience in quantitative, financial and analytical skills within a commercial environment and extensive experience in the industry;
  • Senior professional (CA/CPA qualified) with 3+ years post qualification experience and at least 7 years’ experience in Finance/Accounting roles;
  • Experience in coordinating internal & external audit process, preparation of financial statements.
  • Proficient in Excel and various ERPs (ideally SAP);
  • The ability to travel to Melbourne frequently in the first six months;
  • Excellent technical accounting skills with previous experience in an accounting technical role in an ASX listed corporate or a Mid-Tier / Big Four Accounting Firm (desired); and
  • Experience working in geographically dispersed teams (desired).

To submit your applications please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

 

 

Senior Software Engineer - Technical Lead

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for a Senior Software Engineer – Technical Lead in Adelaide, SA who will act as a local point of contact for Rheinmetall business providing a prime technical team interface to the customer on specific projects.

About the role

  • Undertake software system design and development activities, software unit and integration testing as part of an engineering project team;
  • Provide technical leadership, assistance and mentoring to staff;
  • Review the work of other staff to ensure accuracy and compliance with completion criteria
  • Undertake tasks within allocated budget and timeframe;
  • Customer interaction to clarify resource and technical issues;
  • Provide system design, costing and schedule advice in support of proposal generation;
  • Maintain strict confidentiality;
  • Comply with RDA policies and improvements; and
  • Contribute to business improvement/quality programs and enterprise risk management activities.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Hold a Degree qualifications in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent;
  • Hold Minimum NV1 clearance;
  • Java / JavaScript Framework (Angular JS);
  • Modern operating systems (Red Hat Linux variants);
  • Big Data applications (NiFi, Hadoop, Spark, Kafka);
  • COT / FOSS integration skills;
  • Network-oriented installation and provisioning software; and
  • Source code revision control system experience (e.g. GIT).

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Software Developer

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

An opportunity for an experienced C++ / Matlab Software Developer has become available within our projects team in Adelaide. Working with the customer, you will be responsible for C++ and Matlab development activities, which are critical to the success of the project. As the project is nearing execution and delivery phases, you will be working to tight deadlines and timeframes.

About the role

  • Performing software engineering activities including software requirements analysis and specification, functional analysis, software design and development, software integration and testing;
  • Undertaking activities in accordance with project plans, and established processes, practices and standards, while continually seeking out opportunities for process and system improvement; and
  • Liaising with key stakeholders to clarify technical issues as and when required.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Experience in developing software interfaces, libraries and modules
  • Minimum NV1 clearance (mandatory)
  • C++ and MATLAB programming experience
  • Ability to understand and convert an algorithm from MATLAB to C++
  • Working knowledge and understanding of the SDLC
  • Understanding of the operations of a Secure environment including security practices and policies
  • Experience with testing and validating developed software
  • Experience using Configuration management and defect tracking tools.
  • Experience in customer liaison and collaboration to plan, implement and test software modifications.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Store Person

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for a Store Person who will perform a variety of Stores tasks including physical receipt, storage, stock picking and issue of stores in support of vehicle production and maintenance.

About the role

  • Operating a standard forklift truck
  • Ensuring safety standards are met
  • Pick and packing products
  • Loading and unloading trucks
  • Occasional machine operation
  • Deliveries to suppliers and customers
  • Supporting the team with general tasks

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • A current High-Risk Work Licence
  • A current valid Drivers Licence
  • Experience in manual handling & safe work practices
  • A track record of being reliable, punctual and willing to take on a variety of tasks and duties
  • A strong work ethic
  • Excellent interpersonal skills (friendly, personable & professional)
  • Competent computer skills and previous experience with SAP and MS Office suite
  • Ability to develop strong relationships with internal and external suppliers
  • Eligible to obtain a Australian Government Security Clearance – Baseline and have the capacity to satisfy pre-employment screening

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Systems Engineering Manager

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking a Systems Engineering (SE) Manager in Brisbane, QLD and is responsible for coordinating and managing the Systems Engineering activities to ensure that the customer’s requirements are satisfied.

About the role

  • Lead and coordinate the work effort of the BOXER CRV Systems Engineering Team to ensure that all of the required Land 400 program artifacts are developed and delivered;
  • Develop Sub System Specifications and Interface Control Documents to define engineering work packages for allocation to Rheinmetall Entities and external sub-contractors;
  • Ensure that the requirements defined in the engineering work packages have clear traceability back to the Contract Specification requirements and any relevant derived requirements;
  • Refine the engineering work breakdown structure and schedule that feeds into the overall Contract Work Breakdown Structure (CWBS) and Contract Master Schedule (CMS);
  • Manage the Commonwealth design review process including preparation of packages for the various Mandated Systems Review activities;
  • Define and develop the Verification and Validation programs in close cooperation with the V&V Manager to ensure that the Mission Systems satisfy all contract requirements;

About you

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant Engineering field or related discipline;
  • Clear understanding of systems engineering process and functional baseline management from specification writing, requirement analysis and traceability through to system level design/architecture/interface, and requirements management;
  • Experience leading a multi-disciplined team of engineering and technical staff;
  • Ability to work with information covered by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), therefore, successful applicants must currently hold or be eligible to gain the appropriate Australian Security Clearance.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Systems Engineer

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for a Systems Engineer, in Melbourne VIC who is responsible for delivery and coordination of Truck Systems in accordance with RDA customer requirements.

About the role

  • Ensuring engineering systems are developed in accordance with the Vehicle System Specification
  • Analysing engineering change requests through the RDA Engineering Change Proposal process and participating in the RDA Engineering Review Board
  • Coordinating changes and additions to Technical Instructions
  • Providing support to RDA V&V failure review boards
  • Providing Systems Engineering input into System Reviews
  • Interfacing with Engineering and V&V teams on product changes

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering (Mechanical/ Electrical)
  • Proven experience in Systems Engineering and engineering design, including the use of CAD software (preferably CATIA)
  • Experience interpreting complex engineering function and performance specifications
  • A sound understanding of the systems engineering method and its application to military vehicle programs
  • Experience working under the requirements of Land (TRAMM-L)
  • Experience with the heavy vehicle industry
  • Experience with modern European heavy vehicle technology, i.e. CANbus and Euro 5 emission technology and standards
  • Experience using Siemens Team Centre, DOORs and / or MILIS

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

 

 

Systems Engineers

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA has an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic and motivated Systems Engineers to join our LAND 121 Project. Working to the Senior Engineering Manager, the Systems Engineer is responsible for the delivery and coordination of Truck Systems in accordance with RDA customer requirements.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering (Mechanical/ Electrical);
  • Proven experience in Systems Engineering and engineering design, including the use of CAD software(preferably CATIA);
  • Experience interpreting complex engineering function and performance specifications; and
  • A sound understanding of the systems engineering method and its application to military vehicle programs.

It would be advantageous if you had the following skills and experience:

  • Experience working under the requirements of Land (TRAMM-L);Up to 3 years professional engineering experience;
  • Experience with the heavy vehicle industry;
  • Experience with modern European heavy vehicle technology, i.e. CANbus and Euro 5 emission technology and standards; and,
  • Experience using Siemens Team Centre, DOORs and/ or MILIS.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

TLS Systems Engineer

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is currently looking for a TLS Systems Engineer located at the Melbourne office. Reporting to the Systems Engineering Manager L121, you will be responsible for the delivery and coordination of Through Life Support Engineering Services for RDA customers.

About the role

  • Supporting the Systems Engineering Manager L121 in developing, implementing and maintaining the Contractor Engineering Management Plan
  • Planning, scheduling, and coordinating support engineering activities within Australia
  • Conducting engineering investigations
  • Analysing engineering change requests through the RDA Engineering Change Proposal process and participating in the RDA Engineering Review Board
  • Coordinating amendments to technical instructions and status tracking documents

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Hold a tertiary qualification in a relevant Engineering field (Mechanical / Electrical) that is recognised by The Institute of Engineers Australia
  • Have demonstrated experience in TLS engineering
  • Have a sound knowledge of root cause analysis methodologies
  • Have demonstrated experience in engineering design, including the use of CAD software (ideally CATIA)
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal communication, consultation and negotiation skills
  • Be eligible for an Australian Government Security Clearance and have the capacity to satisfy pre-employment screening
  • Have experience in the heavy vehicle industry – desirable
  • Have experience with modern European heavy vehicle technology (i.e. CANbus and Euro 5 emission technology and standards) - desirable

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Training Management System Lead Developer L400P2

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for a Training Management System Lead Developer, in Adelaide SA, and who is responsible to plan, design, document, develop, integrate, test and deploy the web-based Land 400 S&T Training Management System (TMS).

About the role

  • Research and design a cost-effective, easy-to-use and upgradable solution for the Training Management System;
  • Liaise with key stakeholders and users of the TMS system and define APIs;
  • Lead and develop the hardware and software solution for the TMS system prototype; 
  • Ensure a high level of system security and achieve ICT security accreditation for the TMS;
  • Synchronize, integrate, test and deploy the TMS across several sites in Australia; 
  • Write the requirements, design & acceptance test documentation for the TMS;
  • Conduct Acceptance testing with the TMS stakeholders; and
  • Provide leadership and guidance to other TMS developers.

About you

  • Tertiary qualifications in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related field;
  • At least 5 years’ experience in developing and web-based database applications;
  • Demonstrated leadership experience to deliver web-based prototype solutions from concept to final acceptance;
  • Strong PHP and SQL programming skills;
  • Experience with Apache & MySQL installation, configuration and deployment;
  • Experience to install, configure and maintain Windows and Unix based operating systems;
  • A collaborative mindset and ability to effectively communicate with international stakeholders; and
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

V&V Engineer

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for experienced V&V Engineer to support in the delivery of verification plans, test procedures and reports as well as Land400 contract deliverables in order to prove the design of a capability through a Detailed Design Review phase, a build and integration phase, and essentially the verification, validation, and test phases.

These roles are responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Ensure that all of the contractually required V&V activities and artefacts are successfully conducted and delivered;
  • Support in the creation and maintenance of the Land 400 Verification and Validation Plan and then executing the V&V Program in accordance with the plan;
  • Prepare and maintain the Verification Cross Reference Matrix to define and record all verification activities conducted for Land 400;
  • Plan, schedule and oversee the overall verification program, including the development of re-test plans and regression test plans when required;
  • Track and report on the overall status of compliance against the Contract Specification requirements;
  • Develop and maintain V&V documentation i.e. developing test procedures, manage test articles, updating test plans, procedures and reports and technical files in preparation for V&V activities;
  • Perform system verification, design validation, verification issue resolution and technical risk management;

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering (Mechanical/ Electrical) or a related discipline;
  • Experience in conducting complex military vehicle or automotive test programs;
  • Experience in interpreting complex engineering function and performance specifications;
  • Currently hold or the ability to gain the appropriate Australian Security Clearance; and
  • Ability to travel interstate and internationally when required.

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp

Warehouse Manager

RHEINMETALL DEFENCE AUSTRALIA

RDA is presently seeking for a Warehouse Manager who will be responsible for all aspects for safe, effective and efficient operation of RDA warehouse at the Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence (MILVEHCOE) at Redbank, Queensland.

About the role

  • Develop policy, processes and procedures to govern warehouse operations at the MILVEHCOE site.
  • Ensure warehouse operations are conducted in accordance with relevant legislation Heavy Vehicle National Law and Chain of Responsibility;
  • Monitor compliance with policy, processes and procedures and implement corrective and improvement actions as required.
  • Develop the layout of warehouse configuration at the MILVEHCOE site.
  • Ensure materials are handled in accordance relevant safety data sheets.
  • Develop financial CAPEX and OPEX budgets for management of warehouse operations.

About you

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Demonstrated experience in management of warehouse operations.
  • A strong working knowledge in managing and improving warehouse operations and performance.
  • Extensive experience leading and developing a large team within the Manufacturing / Supply Chain Sector;
  • A thorough knowledge of the management and handling of Dangerous and Hazardous Goods;
  • Awareness of the National Heavy Vehicle Law and Chain of Responsibility;
  • The ability to gain an Australian Security Clearance (i.e. you must be an Australian citizen);
  • Supply Chain certification, such as CIPS or APICS (advantageous); and
  • Ability to travel interstate or overseas when required

To submit your application please apply online via: https://hcm613.peoplestreme.net/rda30jr2018/erec_external.asp