Government & Defence
Were inventing the future, right here, right now, at Thales. We design the critical security solutions of tomorrow by combining the curiosity to explore, the intelligence to question and the vision to create. Together we solve complicated problems by combining our experience in the market with our leading research and development capabilities.
About Your Role
Our Bendigo site is an automotive manufacturer which designs, builds and exports vehicles around the world. Our unique Bushmaster and Hawkei vehicles are designed to protect soldiers from explosions in the field, with over 300 Australian lives saved attributed to the Bushmaster in Afghanistan alone.
Join the team of 350 at our Bendigo site and you'll benefit from free parking, a subsidised canteen and a friendly working environment, whilst knowing your work contributes to protecting our soldiers well into the future.
Fabrication of sub frames and / or hulls
Providing efficient and timely fabrication services with a certain degree of autonomy
Manual handling tasks
Ensure you follow safe working practices
How About You?
Trade Qualification: Certificate III Engineering Fabrication, or higher
Experience in using MIG welding equipment
Experience in welding to AS1554 (structural purpose)
Knowledge of LEAN manufacturing principals would be advantageous
Good to Know
Youll get an email acknowledgement after youve applied, Thales strives to provide a personalised experience for all suitable applicants.
International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable and as such, your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role.
Prior to offer youll complete a pre-employment police and medical check.
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Thales is committed to promoting and maintaining a workplace culture of shared respect that enables all of us to feel valued, do our best, and remain truly passionate about the place that we work. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from diverse backgrounds. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive workplace.
Wellbeing matters at Thales, and where possible we encourage flexible working.
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