Future Opportunities - Defence Projects

Location:Melbourne
Job Type:Full Time

About the opportunities:

We have a number of opportunities coming up supporting our Defence clients in the Melbourne area. As such we are now planning and looking for people with a range of disciplines working in various Defence projects.


We would like to speak with you if you have experience in one or more of the following;
  • Integrated Logistics Support and Procurement;
  • Project Management;
  • Engineering; Mechanical, Communications – SW/RF, Systems Engineering, Safety Engineering, Electronics and Mechatronics;
  • Technical Advisors;
  • Inventory Management;
  • Scheduling;
  • Test & Evaluation;
  • Project Support.
About you:
  • Previous experience working in Defence projects, at any stage of the project life cycle;
  • Australian citizen with a current or suspended AGSVA clearance;
  • Previous experience working in ADF or APS highly regarded;
  • Understanding of Defence regulations and ASDEFCON templates;
  • Relevant qualifications or certifications for your speciality;
  • Self-motivated with demonstrated ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Excellent client management skills;
  • Commitment to on-going professional development.
What is it like to work with us?

As a professional services firm, we recognise that it’s our people who are our greatest asset. At Nova we work on some pretty interesting, diverse and at times highly complex projects. We ensure employees have the opportunity to work in a unique environment that is fun and down-to-earth, while having the support to perform to the best of their ability in the safest possible manner.

We commit to giving all employees the opportunity to grow their skills, gain valuable experience and develop professionally. Everyone at Nova can expect open, direct communication from their leaders and peers. Everyone at Nova can expect to be rewarded for their efforts.

We commit to providing equal opportunities to all Novan’s, and recognise that honesty, fairness, mutual respect and the responsible exercise of power are fundamental to achieving equity for all.

What you get beyond the pay cheque?

With a strong company culture and high retention rate, Nova Systems has been recognised as one of "Top 50 best places to work" in Australia. In addition, Nova was recently ranked in the "Top 50 Most Innovative Companies".
  • Flexible working conditions;
  • Access to Defence Health, Travel and Life Insurance;
  • Annual 3-day Conference;
  • Personal and Professional Development Allowance and Leave;
  • Reserve Leave;
  • Loyalty Leave;
  • Purchased Leave;
  • Paid Parental Leave;
  • Novated Leasing and Salary Sacrifice;
  • Serious Illness Leave;
  • Nova Employee Share Offer;
  • Mentoring Program;
  • Innovation Program;
  • Do you own a Safari Suit or Kaftan? Sense of humour required!
To apply, please click on the "apply now" button and submit your resume using the "upload resume" function in PDF Format (only).

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion contact Serena in Nova's Talent Acquisition Team on (08) 8252 7100.

Nova Group does not accept any recruitment agency solicitation.