Defence Planning Officer

Red Rock Recruitment

Excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified Defence Planning Officer. You will be responsible for planning, managing and executing combat exercises

  • Sydney based
  • Successful global organisation
  • Generous salary packaging
The role is generally based with the team in the Sydney office. However there will be travel requirements to support the exercise including the requirements to deploy into the field or aboard military vessels and aircraft.

Duties will include:
  • Participate in Maritime Evaluation Team as the Surface Warfare specialist.
  • Support the management of the funding of the above activities.
  • Support the planning, management and execution of single service joint enabled collective training activities, from a Military Communications perspective
  • Draft communications architecture plans for both exercise participants & exercise control
  • Provide advice to senior staff regarding exercise information protocols and procedures
  • Participate in Maritime Evaluation Team as the Communications specialist.

The Candidate:

The ideal person should have the following skills or qualifications -
  • Military experience as Naval Principal Warfare Officer/ Martitime Warfare Officer or Navy/RAAF communications experience
  • Demonstrated experience leading or planning an operation
  • Experience as Observer / Trainer

This position is only available to Australian citizens. Permanent Residents and working visa holders will not be considered. Applicants must hold a current Australian Defence Security Clearance at minimum NV1 level, with ability to upgrade to NV2

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience we would love to hear from you. Applications open now so please do not hesitate to apply.