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* Join a global company that values innovative ideas and flexible work practices

* Permanent and full time Mechanical Engineer position

* Richmond, Victoria location

BAE Systems is Australia's most versatile Defence and Security Company.  BAE Systems Australia's globally recognised skills has produced some of the world's most successful guided weapons and ship air Defence systems, used by various NATO nations.

At BAE Systems we believe in giving our people inspired work now and into the future. An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Mechanical Engineer to support the Nulka In-Service Sustainment (ISS) program.  This exciting and rewarding role will be based at our Richmond, Victoria location, and will be offered on a permanent and full time basis. 

As a Mechanical Engineer, you will:

* Design and develop mechanical systems and equipment to support the Nulka In-Service Sustainment program.  This includes varying engineering activities to support the design and integration of the product and support systems

* Support and maintain all of the delivered Nulka System hardware including production and sustainment equipment

* Undertake engineering investigation activities and problem solving within the predefined product constraints

* Complete the engineering documentation around analysis records/justification and the associated data pack construction. This also includes formal change record development and the configuration review/approval process

* Deliver mechanical engineering and other work packages and artefacts associated with the Nulka System Product Support tasking

* Produce mechanical engineering related documentation including engineering changes, deviation and waivers, engineering drawings and technical reports

* Investigate mechanical design problems and identify and address the root cause and provide appropriate recommendations and justifications

* Plan, develop and conduct testing activities

As an ideal applicant you will have:

* A university degree level engineering qualification

* Demonstrated mechanical engineering experience and knowledge

* Experience utilising technical data packs, engineering standards and configuration management tools/systems

* A high level of self-motivation, time management and organisational ability

Whilst not essential, experience with managing requirements, including testing and verification, will be highly regarded.

As Defence security clearance is required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain appropriate clearance.

International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable and as such, your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role.

Applications should be addressed to: Kon Yiannikopoulos, HR Advisor – Recruitment & Resourcing.  Please ensure you attach a current resume and copy of your relevant qualification(s) to your application. A cover letter is preferred.

At BAE Systems, we have a strong safety, health and environmental culture; employee safety and well-being is a top priority. We also maintain a genuine commitment to diversity and inclusion and to training and development, offer competitive benefits and enjoy a family friendly work place with flexible work practices.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

BAE Systems Australia employees are encouraged to refer others for employment in line with the conditions of the Employee Referral Scheme.

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