KBR Mechanical Engineer in NS, Australia

Title: Mechanical Engineer

Location: AU-NS-Sydney

Job Number: 1049358

Leading integrated support solutions provider

Sydney based

Kellogg Brown and Root (KBR) is a leading Defence and Government integrated support and training solutions provider. KBR Australia has been engaged in working with Defence in Australia for over 20 years and has developed core competencies in systems engineering, systems and enterprise architecture, project management and integrated logistics support, to provide technical and management assistance to a wide range of Defence projects.

Our Government Services division is seeking a mechanical engineer with a strong maritime background, to join our project team in providing support to HMAS SUCCESS. The successful candidate will have experience in the Defence environment with particular expertise in the sustainment of major naval surface vessels.

The successful applicant will be based at Garden Island in Sydney.



Conduct engineering assessments to include options, recommendations and ROM costs


Provide mechanical engineering technical advice and investigation


Conduct regular reviews of system design intent


Monitor material condition of the systems and equipment


Provide input into applicable systems analysis reports


Deliver engineering solutions to solve equipment obsolescence problems


Assist with reviewing engineering design tasks for replacement of marine equipment and conduct technical design reviews


Collate and analyse data to determine the health of systems as defined by system boundaries


Ensure a safe and healthy working environment



Minimum 4 year Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering in a relevant discipline


Minimum of 4 years’ with 7

years’ related experience preferred


Experience in the application of classification society rules and the naval technical regulatory framework within a naval environment


An existing or previously held Australian

Government Security Clearance


Must be an Australian citizen (mandatory)

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 a quality assured equal opportunity employer.

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Job: Engineering/Technical - Mechanical