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BAE Systems

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  • #4 in R&D and manufacturing
  • 50,000 - 100,000 employees

2021/2022 Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineering Intern

Adelaide and Melbourne
Apply the skills you have learnt in real life defence projects during our 12 week summer internship program - commencing in November 2021!

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Internship
Number of Vacancies
15
Salary
$27.15 per hour
Start Date
22 Nov 2021

Application dates

Applications Open
13 Aug 2021
Applications Close
27 Aug 2021

Minimum requirements

Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
E
Mechanical Engineering
Robotics & Mechatronics Engineering

Hiring criteria

Entry pathway

See details

Working rights

Australia

  • Citizen
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BAE Systems' advanced defence technology solutions protect people and national security, keeping critical information and infrastructure secure.  For more than 65 years we have searched for new ways to provide our customers in Australia with a competitive edge across air, land, sea, cyber, space and electronic domains. 

In terms of our culture, it's safety focused and inclusive.  For us that means ensuring that the voices and talents of our more than 4,100 employees are valued and that everyone has a sense of belonging. It also means providing a safe, family friendly, flexible and supportive place to work. 

It's a great place to start your career and a great time to join us.

We're now looking for talented Engineering Interns to join our team over the 2021/2022 summer period.

The disciplines we are recruiting for are:

  • Systems Engineers
  • Combat Systems and Communications
  • Electrical/Electronics
  • ICT
  • Mechanical/Mechatronics
  • Quality
  • Software

These opportunities will be available in Adelaide and Melbourne.

To be eligible to apply, you must be in your penultimate year of study, and studying a degree level qualification in a relevant field.

You will also need demonstrated team work, communication and problem solving skills coupled with a strong desire to learn. 

As Defence security clearance is required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain appropriate clearance.

International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable and as such, your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role.

What's in it for you?  As part of the BAE Systems Intern community you'll enjoy:

  • A 12 week paid and structured internship
  • Early consideration for our 2023 graduate intake
  • Mentoring and support
  • Interesting and inspiring work
  • Opportunities to collaborate with Interns and Graduates across the country
  • Family friendly, flexible work practices and policies

The Application Process:

Applications must be made online only, addressed to Brenna Ryan – Talent Acquisition Specialist (Early Careers) and lodged no later than Friday 27th August, 2021.

Your application must include:

  • Current resume and cover letter
  • Academic transcripts to date (does not need to be official)

Applications without a current resume and copy of an academic transcript will not be considered.

What next?

Upon applying for an intern position with us, you will be invited to complete a one way video interview. This is an essential part of our process and must be completed by 11.55pm ACST on Sunday 29th August 2021.

Subsequent stages of the recruitment process will include attending an assessment centre or interview and background screening in addition to pre-employment health assessments for some roles.  

Apply your talent where it counts and apply today!  We look forward to receiving your application.

We welcome and strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and Veterans for these opportunities.  An inclusive culture and an exciting, supportive career opportunity awaits.  We are also proud to be a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more information about how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and initiatives here: https://tinyurl.com/Work180BAE-Systems-Australia

We are a 2021 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant

To learn about other employment opportunities at BAE Systems, please visit our website.

BAE Systems Australia will never request money from you during the recruitment process. Please be aware of scam messages asking for money for an administration fee, visa or similar. If you receive such a message please report it to Scam Watch www.scamwatch.gov.au/report-a-scam.

Job applications should only be submitted via the BAE Systems Australia website and not via email.  If you receive an email from BAE Systems that does not utilise “@baesystems.com” as the domain, it is not legitimate.  BAE Systems does not use gmail, aol, Hotmail or similar accounts.

Hiring criteria

You should have or be completing the following to apply for this opportunity.

Entry pathway
Degree or Certificate
Minimum Level of Study
Bachelor or higher
Study Field
E
Mechanical Engineering
Robotics & Mechatronics Engineering

Working rights

The opportunity is available to applicants in any of the following categories.

CitizenPermanent residentFull working rightsLimited working rightsNo working rights
Australia

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