Location Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Job type Permanent
Salary + Super + Commission
Specialisation Administration & Office Support, Recruitment and Human Resources
Contact person Alice Hardwick
Reference BBBH45792
Call Email Alice

Kinexus is a well renowned recruitment agency supporting defence industry by finding their best technical and engineering workforce.

We currently have an opening for a trainee to join the team helping finding talent that will fill the roles that we have. Ex Defence force members are encouraged to apply as are people who have a love and grasp of the technical world.

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.


  • Training and development on offer with our onsite Training Manager - our training programme is the only place you can learn to recruit within defence
  • Opportunity to grow your career within a thriving job secure market
  • Gain exposure to the latest cutting-edge technologies protecting Australian national security
  • Domains such as robotics, autonomous, electrical, systems, software engineering will become synonymous with your brand
  • Flexible working hours
  • The focus for this role will be to get you finding great people for the roles we have but there is plenty of room for career development

About the role

  • This is a candidate forcussed role with no Business Development
  • Conduct face to face and telephone interviews to engage with sought after candidates
  • Collaborate within the Kinexus team as an advocate for that client.
  • Create and build relationships with our clients and candidates
  • Identify and generate potential new opportunities with candidates and contractors
  • Not transactional recruitment most of our clients have worked with us for 10 years plus

Required Skills and Experience

  • Experience in the technical world either in the ADF or external - we thrive on geek!
  • Astute at building and nurturing candidate pools of highly skilled technical talent
  • Results driven and resilient
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team oriented but also have the ability to use your own initiative to think on your feet
  • Defence industry experience is a plus
  • Great phone skills and well organised are a must…

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
Visit www.kinexus.com.au to view more jobs.