First listed on: 17 May 2022
Engineering Specialist - Bulk Positions 


$83,928 - $95,873 (plus Super)
Sydney CBD – NSW 

The Role
Navy Engineering is looking for high performing, experienced Professional Engineers to join the team and support Naval capability. The Navy Engineering Branch sits within Navy Engineering Division and is made up of four directorates that work together to:

  • Define the requirements for Navy Engineering Professionalisation and Mastery,
  • Maintaining and developing the material aspects of the N4 sub-library,
  • Major System Fundamental Inputs Capability (MS FIC)
  • Lead activities and the provision of complex engineering, and technical advice, products and services.

The job role includes:

  • Analysis, interpretation of data and applying judgement to provide technical advice in roles described above.
  • Review and develop processes, standards, policy, and technical requirements. This includes liaising with a wide range of internal and external entities for contributing to and maintaining corporate knowledge.
  • Assist with training and knowledge sharing amongst colleagues (APS and Military), including mentoring and skills development of graduate engineers.

About our Team
The Royal Australian Navy provides maritime forces that contribute to the Australian Defence Force’s capacity to defend Australia, contribute to regional security, support global interests, shape the strategic environment and protect national interests. With advanced ships, submarines and aircraft, operating locations throughout Australia, diverse roles, and an APS workforce integrated with over 20,000 full and part time uniformed members, there are amazing career opportunities for APS employees in Navy. Our people are expertly trained and leaders in their field. Our APS workforce plays an integral role in Navy’s vision of excellence in service to the nation, and we are looking for dynamic and innovative people to join the team. As we build a Navy for the demands of tomorrow, we want people who are committed to Australia’s future, thrive on breaking new ground, and are driven to achieve outstanding results. Navy has a culture that respects diversity which reflects the citizens we serve.

Our values of Honour, Honesty, Courage, Integrity and Loyalty are what we strive for and are replicated in all that we do. Defence and Navy are focused on providing a dynamic and contemporary employment package that meets the needs of the modern workforce. Navy offers a flexible working environment across many different locations in Australia with some of the best views in the world. As an APS Defence employee you will enjoy rewarding work, collaborating with great people, and considerable opportunities to expand your career horizons. Our commitment to investing in our people through professional development, mobility and learning means there is a great career waiting for you. What will you bring?

Our Ideal Candidate
Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate, manage and report on technical activities.
  • Demonstrated ability in providing technical assurance of equipment, systems and processes
  • Highly developed verbal, written and computer communication skills to logically convey thoughts and ideas.
  • Demonstrated capability to influence key stakeholders in order to achieve effective strategic outcomes.
  • Strong skill sets in analysing, synthesising and presenting technical information and data in a clear and concise manner that aids decision making
  • Ability to work in a fluid environment, remaining flexible, agile and adaptable supporting colleagues at short notice.
  • A background in engineering specific to the role is highly desirable.
  • Practical application and experience of engineering/technical judgement through assessing engineering systems/design solutions.
  • Practical application and experience in researching, developing and assuring engineering requirements.
  • Demonstrate complementary engineering skills, an interest and willingness to learn to develop technical expertise in a specialist position.

Application Closing Date: Friday 03 June 2022

For further information please review the job information pack, reference NAVY/02111/22 on

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