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Graduate Mechanical Engineer

Advertiser: CEA Technologies3.6 out of 53.6 overall rating (5 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
19 Nov 2020
Work Type
Full Time
Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
About the Company

CEA is a private Australian company specialising in the design, development, manufacture and through life support of radar, missile illumination and communications technologies. We work in partnership with Defence industry and Government to provide cost-effective solutions and in service support capabilities. CEA has existing facilities distributed across Australia, with growth occurring both domestically and overseas.

About the Position - Graduate Mechanical Engineer

Would you like to be part of a small team with a fun, dynamic and successful culture?

We are seeking a Graduate Mechanical Engineer to join the Adelaide mechanical team responsible for delivering high tech and innovative mechanical solutions to projects in the civil and military domains.

Key Responsibilities

• Gaining experience in the mechanical engineering function from concept through to full production;

• Gaining experience and understanding of mechanical engineering concepts, primarily conceptual modelling and drawing;

• Gaining experience in design, thermal & FEA solutions for electronics packaging;

•  Understanding and following good engineering practices;

•  Installation of equipment;

•  Liaising with manufacturing suppliers;

•  Performing Quality Assurance work associated with mechanical engineering;

•  Acting as mechanical resource for various (often simultaneous) projects;

•  Analysing project subsystems from a mechanical engineering perspective;

•  Liaising with Production Technicians regarding the building of components; and

•  Technical Documentation.

The Person

To be successful for this role, you will have:

•  AGSVA clearance level: NV1;

•  Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical);

•  Excellent computer skills, especially CAD, FEA and other design/modelling softwares;

•  An understanding of structural engineering, fluid dynamics and 3D modelling;

•  An understanding of broader engineering disciplines, in particular electronics;

•  The ability to analyse and solve problems creatively;

• The ability to work to tight deadlines autonomously but to also work closely within a team; and,

•  Effective oral communication skills, including the ability to liaise with both technical and management staff.

You will receive

• Great team and company environment;

• Competitive remuneration package; and,

• Excellent staff benefits, including 2 additional paid leave days during Christmas closedown.

Please note all applicants must be eligible for an Australian Government Security Clearance and the successful candidate MUST be able to obtain clearance prior to commencement.

We encourage applications from diverse backgrounds including women, mature age candidates and Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.

To find out more about CEA, visit our website at

How to apply

Please apply via our recruitment database.

Our recruitment database can be accessed via the following options:

• The 'Apply Now' button on Seek; or

• Our website under the 'Careers' tab.

To be considered for this role, please include both a cover letter and resume and complete the screening questions. Your application cannot progress without all elements completed.

We may review, short-list and/or conduct interviews for this role prior to the closing date of applications. CEA encourages the submission of early applications.

Vacancy closing: Friday 18 December 2020.

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