Location Port Elliot
Job type Contract
Salary + Super
Specialisation Recruitment and Human Resources
Contact person Alice Hardwick
Reference BBBH46073
Call Email Alice

We are looking for experienced Engineering Candidate Managers or Talent Managers who have an interest in Defence/technical recruitment to help us source high quality candidates for 2 of our key accounts clients. This a 4-6 months contract so if you are currently holding a WHV this could be a fantastic role for you.
About Kinexus

  • Kinexus has been recruiting technical staff for the Defence Sector for 20 years
  • The defence industry is busy across Australia and are recruiting for projects that range across Autonomous systems, Cyber, Land, Sea and Air.
  • Our involvement in hiring means that we apply 20 years of experience to find the best people available and we de-risk the hiring process for both clients and candidates giving everyone the best possible experience.
  • Kinexus is in the top 20 SMEs in Defence and we provide a wide range of resources and Intel to help support the industry as a whole.
  • Kinexus has the largest capability for providing recruitment services in Australia to the defence industry with strong connections to all the major projects.


  • Opportunity to grow your career within a thriving and secure environment.
  • Gain exposure to the latest cutting-edge technologies protecting Australian national security.
  • Flexible working hours
  • Strong Earning potential
  • Access to first class training - Kinexus has an Internal Trainer dedicated to supporting your growth within our business
  • No business development

About The Role

  • Talking / interviewing / communicating with a wide range of engineers, project managers, and other defence professionals
  • Source and identify engineering and technical talent to be utilised by our defence clients
  • Using marketing techniques to build talent pools of highly skilled individuals
  • Network with the best of them
  • Collaborate within the technical team to drive the candidate piece of the recruitment cycle
  • Identify and generate potential new opportunities supporting clients and candidates through the recruitment journey


  • 2+ years' experience with resourcing engineering roles including Project Managers, Engineers, and ILS
  • Experience with managing a contract and perm recruitment roles
  • Passion for Defence, Engineering or the technical world
  • Management of building and nurturing candidate pools of highly skilled technical talent
  • Results driven and resilient
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and telephone manner
  • Passionate about working in a team but also capable of taking independent initiative to think outside the box.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Alice Hardwick on 02 9492 7515 quoting the Job Title for this position. #LI-AH
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