Search and Apply for Jobs in Defence and Space
Careers in the defence and space are more than you think. You don’t need to be in the Defence Force or be an astronaut to consider a lifelong career in South Australia’s fastest growing industries. There are many pathways you can take to get the career you want in an industry you’ll love.
Explore a range of defence and space employers below and match your skills to an available position today or register your interest for future opportunities as they arise. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to work in one of the world’s most liveable cities on the nation’s largest projects.
ASC is Australia’s sovereign submarine sustainment and maritime services company, working with Def…[Read more]ASC is Australia’s sovereign submarine sustainment and maritime services company, working with Defence and industry to deliver world benchmark submarine sustainment and upgrade, supply chain management and submariner training services.
ASC is proud to be partnering with the Australian Government to implement a new Sovereign Shipbuilding Talent Pool, which aims to re-deploy workers on the Attack Class Submarine Program into existing and new submarine and shipbuilding programs, while building the skills needed to deliver Australia’s nuclear-powered submarine program.
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BAE Systems Australia delivers a full range of products and services for the Australian Defence Forc…[Read more]BAE Systems Australia delivers a full range of products and services for the Australian Defence Force across air, maritime, land and cyber domains. BAE Systems’ engineers, in collaboration with industry, are focused on pioneering advanced technology in autonomous systems, hypersonics, space, High Frequency Systems, prognostic health management, electronic warfare and Anti-Submarine Warfare capabilities. Its Maritime business is responsible for the design and build of nine Hunter class frigates in Osborne, South Australia. It is the largest surface ship project in the nation’s defence history and it will create and sustain more than 5,000 jobs over the life of the program.
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Fleet Space is an agile space company based in South Australia. The company’s mission is to …[Read more]Fleet Space is an agile space company based in South Australia. The company’s mission is to “Connect Everything” using cutting-edge communications and space technologies to enable the next giant leap in human civilisation. Fleet are regularly recruiting in a range of positions locally and internationally, and have recently launched a week-long STEM Work Experience Program years 10 – 12, hosting students in March, June, August and November each year.
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From Gulfstream business jets and combat vehicles, to nuclear-powered submarines and communications …[Read more]From Gulfstream business jets and combat vehicles, to nuclear-powered submarines and communications systems, people around the world depend on General Dynamics for their safety and security. The organisation’s core competency is the design, engineering and manufacturing of complex and differentiated products and services.
In Australia, GDLS Australia works closely with Defence and industrial partners to ensure their combat vehicles continue to meet mission requirements through life. With the largest ever Australia-United States Foreign Military Sales Army project now approved and progressing towards delivery, GDLS-A has new opportunities to develop your career to the next level.Close
Lockheed Martin Australia is an Australian company that is engaged in the integration and sustainmen…[Read more]Lockheed Martin Australia is an Australian company that is engaged in the integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services across space, air, land, sea and cyber domains. Our innovative technologies have been contributing to the security of Australia and realisation of Australia’s national interests for over 70 years and today we employ over 1,000 people with a presence in every mainland state and territory.
As an advanced technology and innovation company, Lockheed Martin Australia has the right combination of systems engineering and integration expertise required to sustain the advanced technology systems, products and services critical to delivering a capability edge to the Australian Defence Force. Our diverse programs form a critical backbone of Australia’s current and future defence capabilities.
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As Australia’s leading provider of whole of life integrated solutions, Raytheon Australia is deliv…[Read more]As Australia’s leading provider of whole of life integrated solutions, Raytheon Australia is delivering world-class solutions to the Australian Defence Force. Since its establishment in 1999, Raytheon Australia has committed to developing a truly sovereign defence capability for Australia, with a team of 1,500 employees, including nearly 300 based in South Australia, delivering high-tech capability spanning across all domains. Headquartered in Canberra, Raytheon Australia is a full subsidiary of Raytheon Technologies Corporation, an aerospace and defence company providing advanced systems and services for commercial, military and government customers worldwide. Close
Saab Australia is one of the nation’s leading capability integrators achieving complex system inte…[Read more]Saab Australia is one of the nation’s leading capability integrators achieving complex system integration projects across Australia’s maritime, land and air defence environments, as well as civil and cyber security projects.
With over 30 years of proven capability in Australia, we offer unique career opportunities, along with a high performing, supportive and collaborative work culture. Saab’s global reach into products and services designed and built in our many operational countries gives a unique edge – no other single company designs and builds submarines, aircraft, underwater vehicles, combat management systems, missiles, torpedoes, radars, camouflage, security systems and deployable health capabilities.
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Southern Launch is a launch and range service provider, headquartered in Adelaide, South Australia. …[Read more]Southern Launch is a launch and range service provider, headquartered in Adelaide, South Australia. The company own and operate Australia’s only rocket launch ranges approved by the Australian Space Agency for launches to space. Their offering includes the Whalers Way Orbital Launch Complex, and the Koonibba Test Range, our suborbital testing facility.
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In addition to a number of top global companies setting up their regional headquarters and/or signif…[Read more]In addition to a number of top global companies setting up their regional headquarters and/or significant operations in South Australia, the state has a strong core of small to medium sized enterprises actively delivering specialist services and products to the Australian Defence Force and other Defence customers around the world. The South Australian Defence Industry Directory showcases over 300 companies working across all areas within the sector, all offering unique opportunities to fulfil your career aspirations.
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Home to the Australian Space Agency, the Australian Mission Control Centre, the Australian Space Dis…[Read more]Home to the Australian Space Agency, the Australian Mission Control Centre, the Australian Space Discovery Centre, headquarters of the SmartSat CRC, and the future location of the Australian Space Park, South Australia is the undisputed national centre of Australia’s space industry. The South Australian Space Industry Directory showcases over 100 companies working across a wide range of areas within the sector, all offering unique opportunities to fulfil your career aspirations.
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