Submarine Certification Technical Officer (BB-2D229)

Found in: Neuvoo Bulk AU


ASC is home to Australia largest and most highly skilled naval design and engineering workforce. From the construction and maintenance of the Collins Class submarines to building the Air Warfare Destroyers, ASC is recognised as a world leader in its field. That's why we can offer some of the most rewarding careers.

As the Certification Technical Officer you will be reporting to the ASC North Certification Technical Manager with the primary purpose being to provide confidence in the integrity of submarines' SUBSAFE boundary, to contribute to the maintenance of submarine safety when in ASC MATCON and to assist with the operational readiness of submarines' post maintenance availabilities for the Submarine Safety and Certification Group.

Other key components of this role are:

  • Conduct witnessing activities to support the management of the SUBSAFE boundary
  • Operate the Submarine Safety Control Centre
  • Conduct the duties of Platform Safety Coordinator and/or Duty Platform Coordinator
  • Conduct tests and trails including installation inspections, harbour acceptance, harbour verification, sea acceptance and sea verification trails.
  • Contribute to the maintenance of technical and test documentation
  • Integral to this role will be your excellent communication skills showcasing your ability to interact with people at all levels of the company.

    Essential qualifications, technical competencies and experience required

  • Appropriate trade qualifications with a minimum of 5 years' experience in a maritime, naval or dockyard environment.
  • Proven engineering knowledge of systems and equipment on-board submarines and/or ships.
  • Experience working with the Collins Class Submarines
  •  Desirable competencies and experiences

  • Defence Industry experience and detailed knowledge of submarine operation, specifically in the areas of equipment, systems and personal safety.
  • Ultimately we are looking for candidates who have exceptionally high standards of personal organisation and effective communication skills with the ability to work unsupervised in a variety of sophisticated technical activities.

    Whilst providing you with the opportunity to work on one of Australia's most innovative and challenging defence programs ASC also offers competitive remuneration commensurate with experience and abilities, excellent training programs and employee benefits including flexible working arrangements.

    If you would like to be considered for this opportunity and secure yourself a promising future with an industry leader with long term career prospects and exciting career opportunities, please submit your application by applying online or further inquiries please contact

    The successful candidate must provide ASC with a current National Police Clearance prior as well as be eligible for an Australian Defence Security Clearance. Access protected US Defence Technology will be taken into account in assessing an applicant's suitability for this role.

    ASC is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunities employer that provides an environment that encourages diversity and inclusion in all of its forms.

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