Technical writer

Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services for over a century. With revenue of around AU$9.5 billion in 2018/19, we help customers improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within our four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

Naval Ship Management (NSM) is a Joint Venture between Babcock and UGL and currently has an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced Technical Writer to join NSM based in Rockingham, Western Australia.

NSM currently has an exciting part-time , 0.6 FTE, opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced Technical Writer to join the Naval Ship Management (NSM) based in Rockingham, Western Australia.

The Technical Writer has a key role in developing work instructions in support of work packages including planned maintenance, corrective maintenance, urgent defects and certified items for the fleet. The Technical Writer ensures that all maintenance work instructions comply with the requirements of Naval Seaworthiness Regulatory Framework.

To be the successful candidate for this position you will require the following qualifications and experience:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in Technical Writing skills within Defence or similar industry;

  • Intermediate level of MS Excel and Word applications;

  • Exposure to AMPS level 35 or equivalent maintenance planning systems would be advantageous

  • Diploma in Engineering or relevant Trade Certificate; and

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment.

About us:

In return NSM offers a supportive and engaging environment where you have the opportunity to drive change and the autonomy to deliver operational excellence and best practice within a global organisation that has an enviable reputation for delivering excellence. Central to Babcock’s core values are those of health, safety and environment and diversity so if you would like to be part of an exciting and engaged team, then please register your interest via the ‘Apply Now” button below

Applicants must be eligible for an Australian Defence Security Clearance.

Position description Apply Now

Babcock International AU & NZ


Posted: 15 August 2019

Will be removed: 30 August 2019

Location:  Rockingham, WA