Location Melbourne CBD
Job type Permanent
Salary AU$140000 - AU$160000 per annum
Specialisation ILS, Technical
Contact person Lewis Landau
Reference PR/061506
Call Email Lewis

Our client support a range of military & commercial systems and enhancement programs for modern day communication platforms and they are actively looking to expand its ILS and Technical Writing teams for multiple projects existing and new.

Those with experience within a Defence Industry or Military environment will be highly regarded and familiar writing under MIL-STDs and/or similar safety-critical regulations.

The Role:

  • Understanding of ILS processes, those used in Navy, Army and Airforce requirements
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Defence writing standards - DEF(AUST) 5629.
  • Strong technical documentation development skills
  • Good communication and team skills with a dedicated approach to meeting customer requirements
  • Ability to communicate effectively and build positive relationships at all levels of the business and clients
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to operate autonomously using initiative, sound reasoning, listening and decision making skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of technical regulations and current military protocols and processes for delivery of documentation against CASG/DoD and foreign military standards
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver results in a high pressure environment

Experience Required:

  • 5+ years Technical Writing or ILS experience, preferably within a Defence based environment.
  • Experience working with military devices or systems.
  • Australian Citizenship essential
  • Defence industry experience desirable
  • Tertiary or vocational qualifications in a technical trade or engineering stream (preferred but not essential)


  • Support some of the most advanced military systems and its supply
  • Exciting opportunity to boost your career and grow internally in a rapidly expanding team.
  • Rewarding salary and great workplace benefits!

Please only apply if you hold Australian Citizenship.

If you think you match the above criteria, please apply in Word format only.

Kinexus is Australia's No.1 Leading supplier of permanent and contract recruitment solutions for over 20 years and counting, with a team of ex-military service men and women and recruitment specialists at the ready!

All applications should include your resume as a word document. For more information, visit our website, www.kinexus.com.au or contact Lewis Landau on 03 9982 0309. #LI-LL