Discover Your Community in Woomera

Home of the Kokatha Aboriginal people, the Woomera Village was established during the 1940s and is a Defence owned and operated facility located approximately 440kms north of Adelaide and 180kms from Port Augusta.

Draped in history, this remote location provides Defence, Staff and the touring public access to:

  • The Woomera Rocket Range Museum
  • Aircraft and Missile Park
  • Short and Long Term Accommodation
  • Heritage Cafe, ELDO Restaurant and General Store
  • Bowling and movie theatre facilities
  • A range of indoor and outdoor sporting areas, parks and ovals.

Drive In / Drive Out Vacancies

Ventia is looking to recruit talented individuals from metropolitan Adelaide and regional areas across South Australia to support this RAAF site. As a Ventia Drive In / Drive Out (DIDO) employee you will be rostered on a 14/7 Shift – working 14 consecutive days on site followed by 7 days off. In addition to attractive remuneration, Ventia will provide you with free shared housing, meals and up to 10hrs paid travel time every three weeks.

These roles would ideally suit individuals who are:

  • Australian citizens and eligible for Defence Clearances as required
  • Able to work 11 hour shifts plus appropriate breaks for 14 consecutive days
  • Comfortable with shared housing (up to 3 individuals per house)
  • Able to commute to Woomera


For Ventia staff, Woomera offers a peaceful home away from home with an established and warm sense of community. There's something for everyone at Woomera, and roles include Estate Upkeep Trades (HVAC, Electrical, Carpentry, Plumbers and Trade Assistants); Food and Beverage Service Attendants; Chefs and Kitchen hands; Cleaners and General Admins. 

If you would like to become a part of our permanent team, you can view current opportunities and submit your application below.   

Whether you're after a short-term role, or a fast entrance into long term work, we also offer a range of temporary contract work. 

You can view current temp opportunities and submit your application below.