Technical Lead

Location: RAAF Base Williamtown Category: Engineering / Technical Position Type: Permanent Job Reference: BOE/1486747 No File Attached Share This:

About us

Boeing Defence Australia is shaping the future of aerospace and delivering some of the nation's most important programs for the Australian Defence Force.

Joining us is a chance to make your mark, working with a diverse team that is united in pushing the boundaries of imagination and excellence.

We currently employ more than 2,500 people across 14 sites in Australia and three international locations and have a range of opportunities available as we plan for future growth.

The Opportunity

We are seeking a Technical Lead to join our Production Team based at RAAF Base Williamtown. This role will be the technical lead across the planners, lifecycle support and task coordinators within the Production & Design team, within the Mission System and Ground Systems Capability.


  • Technical planning and coordination of tasking across the team

  • Support of the technical growth and development of team members

  • Collaborate with the Capability on strategic development needs

  • Understanding execution requirements to best achieve business outcomes

  • An excellent understanding of planning and production coordination roles to support execution across the business

  • Provide support to business growth through the provision of recommendations for technology and process roadmaps for the future

  • Mentor and coach team members and foster a positive and effective team culture


To be successful you will have:

  • 5+ years' experience in a strong planning role or equivalent

  • Excellent communication skills that enable you to influence outcomes in a group environment

  • Attention to detail and a passion for process improvement

  • Ability to work with large amounts of information within a fast moving environment

  • Excellent stakeholder engagement and management

  • Experience within an Aerospace or Defence environment highly regarded.

  • Applicants must be Australian Citizens to meet Defence security requirements.


At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are core values. We're committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that's welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.

We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. Female applicants, people of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island descent and veterans are encouraged to apply.


  • Flexible working options

  • Salary packaging

  • Study assistance

  • Employee Incentive Program

  • Global opportunities

How to apply

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