Electronics Technician

Date:  20 Nov 2023

Melbourne, VIC, AU, 3000

Company:  Ventia
  • 12PM Friday Finish's
  • Sign on bonus $$
  • Puckapunyal Location


About the role:

This is not your typical assembly line electronics technician role. This unique position offers you to step away from the work bench and step into the field completing fault tracing and part replacement on defence weapons 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 in Puckapunyal VIC offers 38 hours a week, Monday to Friday with an early 12PM finish on the Friday.



  • Sign on Bonus $$
  • Relocation Assistance - for the right candidate
  • Travel for Training (local & interstate)
  • Early Finish Friday  -12PM
  • Working On Interesting Equipment 
  • Full Training and Upskilling Provided
  • Career Progression Opportunities
  • Uniform and Safety Boots Provided
  • Team Breakfasts/Lunches


Key Responsibilities:

  • Performing system checks on weapons and vehicles, communications, combat management systems and sensor equipment to ensure equipment is in full working order
  • Effectively diagnose electronic faults and fix to ensure operations are running smoothly
  • 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, Surveillance and Control Equipment and Satellite equipment (GPS, SATCOM)


Key Skills & Attributes Include:

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


You must be an Australian citizen and able to maintain a Defence Security Clearance.



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.


To apply, please email your resume to jesse.ross@skoutsolutions.com or submit your application via the "APPLY" button below.


Position Reference Number: 155003

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