Field Service Representative – Mission Planning System (MPS)

Work Type: Full Time

Location: RAAF Base Williamtown, NSW

The Company

Sigma Bravo, a KBR Company, is a leader in Defence Mission Planning Systems development and integration. Sigma Bravo uniquely couple’s aviation mission planning environments, operational and engineering support, training, agile software development, and systems implementation to enhance current Defence capabilities while designing the future military Mission Planning Environments.

The Role

We are currently looking for a highly motivated Mission Planning System (MPS) Field Service Representative (FSR) to join the team. The MPS FSR will be co-located with supported military units at RAAF Base Williamtown. The FSR will provide first line support for the computer based aviation Mission Planning Systems.

The successful candidate will draw upon their military aviation experience in flying operations and specialist knowledge of specific software elements relating to the Weapon Systems supported.

This role will work closely with: SQN Aircrew and Groundcrew, Base Intelligence Units and other Base personnel.

Candidates will be required to hold and maintain an active NV1 clearance and only candidates currently holding such a clearance should apply.

In this position you will have responsibility of:

  • Providing Mission Planning Systems (MPS) operational support services;
  • Managing and coordinating support requests from users in relation to the use of the system;
  • Assisting in pre-deployment system configuration;
  • Develop and maintain Mission Planning System forms for operating platforms;
  • Provide specialist technical advice in relation to hardware and software solutions for operational issues;
  • Identify issues associated with the operational use of the Mission Planning System;
  • Provide on-site assistance to users to resolve operational queries;
  • Provide specialist advice to acquisition projects for Mission Planning System;
  • Distribution and management of aviation data;
  • Maintain knowledge of Allied Force Deployments; and
  • Perform other Mission Planning Support tasking as directed.

As the ideal candidate, you will bring:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Military Operations and Procedures;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of specialised area of aviation relevant to the support region;
  • Advanced Office Computing Application knowledge in Win 10, Excel, Word, Access & XML; and
  • Demonstrated knowledge of ADF Aviation MPS (JMPS) and applicable software elements

Desirable Skills and Knowledge:

  • In-depth knowledge of JMPS/XPLAN.
  • Knowledge of ADF Command and Support systems.  

Benefits of KBR

KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, performance rewards and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that include family-friendly work hours. KBR is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing an inclusive and diverse work environment. We encourage candidates of all abilities to apply.

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  • A workplace culture certified as a Great Place To Work (Aus, India, UK & US)
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Competitive salary (including annual reviews)
  • Paid Parental leave
  • Paid Reservist leave
  • Income protection
  • Corporate rewards
  • Salary packaging/Novated leasing
  • Discounted employee stock purchase plans
  • Flu shots, skin checks and private health insurance discounts
  • Career development: Online learning, mentorship and career pathways

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KBR is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing an inclusive and diverse work environment. We encourage candidates of all abilities to apply.

As a Major Service Provider of the Australian Defence Force, an AGSVA security clearance will be required and compliance to International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, our hiring decisions are based on the key requirements of each role and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and experiences.

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