Electronics Technician

Date:  27 May 2024

Bandiana, VIC, AU, 3694

Company:  Ventia

About the role:

This is not your typical assembly line Electronics Technician role. This unique position offers you the ability to step away from the work bench and conduct inspections, fault diagnostics, repairs and parts replacement on Defence weapons systems, equipment, and vehicles. 

Within this role you will gain experience working on control systems which only working with the Defence can offer. If you have strong analytical skills and want to take advantage of Ventia’s training, this is the role for you. Turn your passion for electronics and problem solving into an exciting and rewarding career with us. 

This full-time opportunity has a pay rate of $39.10ph + $4.89 ERA per hour + Super. You will work 38 hours a week, Monday to Friday with midday finishes on Fridays. 


  • Early Finish Friday
  • Training & Upskilling Provided
  • Relocation Assistance - for the right candidate
  • Travel for Training (local & interstate)
  • Career Progression Opportunities
  • Uniforms, Tools & Safety Boots Provided
  • Job Stability – 5 year Contract
  • Working On Defence Weapons Systems

Key Responsibilities:

  • Performing system checks on Defence weapons systems, electronic components, vehicles, optical equipment, communications equipment and combat management systems.
  • Effectively diagnose electronic faults down to circuit card level Interpret Defence Technical Manuals and parts list.
  • Undertake Defence specialist equipment and Vehicle System Training.
  • You will adhere to all regulatory and contract specific requirements.
  • You'll gain exposure to many different systems and machinery. These include: RADAR systems and display, laser sighting systems Surveillance and Control Equipment and Satellite equipment (GPS, SATCOM).

Key Skills & Attributes Include:

  • Minimum requirement: Cert III Electronics Or Cert III Electronic Technology.
  • Knowledge and practical experience on complex communication and/or electronic systems maintenance, support, design, or installation.
  • Exhibit strong mechanical and electronic/electrical aptitude.


Due to the nature of our client, you must be an Australian citizen and able to maintain a Defence Security Clearance.


About Ventia
Ventia is a leading infrastructure services company, operating across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients are the owners and operators of assets that are critical to our local communities. We pride ourselves on working smart, safely and sustainably, harnessing the latest technologies and brightest minds. With a diverse and proud heritage, we have a track record of delivering essential services to the communities in which we operate.


Ventia is enriched by the diverse experiences, talents and cultures that our people bring to the organisation, while celebrating and respecting the communities we operate in. We are committed to providing a safe and positive environment that provides equal opportunities for individuals of all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGTBQI+, Women, Veterans and spouses and people with disabilities.

How To Apply
To apply, please email your resume to 
mia.white@skoutsolutions.com or submit your application via the "APPLY" button below.

Position Reference Number: 156840


** Shortlisted candidates will be contacted **

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