Location: Sydney

Job Type: Full time


Be brave, not perfect.
- Reshma Saujani

We’re inventing the future, right here, right now, at Thales. We design the critical security solutions of tomorrow by combining the curiosity to explore, the intelligence to question and the vision to create. Together we solve complicated problems by combining our experience in the market with our leading research and development capabilities.

We proudly employ a diverse workforce to support the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) to keep Australia safe. We strive to act as a collaborative member of industry and enable sovereign naval capability to support the RAN in their mission - to fight and win at sea.

About Your Role: Storeperson

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Storeperson to join our Above-Water Systems (AWS) team based at the Naval base in Garden Island. This role will play a key part in ensuring that all spares orders are picked and packed in a timely manner, ensuring order due dates are achieved.

As a Warehouse Storeperson, you will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the maintenance team in picking parts required for maintenance orders
  • Transferring parts to the required location to satisfy scheduled maintenance activities
  • Conducting daily cycle counting of inventory and correcting any errors found
  • Analysing and addressing causes of stock errors
  • Rotating product subject to shelf life efficiently to reduce wastage
  • Ensuring that no out of date product is left in any stores locations
  • Unloading goods from delivery trucks.
  • Recording any damaged, missing or faulty goods.
  • Moving the goods to the correct area in the warehouse, either manually or using mechanical handling equipment.

How About You?

  • Must have forklift licence
  • Must have Valid NSW drivers licence
  • Basic computer skills including Excel
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Manual handling knowledge and techniques

Benefits & Culture

Situated in Garden Island, we have on-site canteens. We are close to public transport, Kings Cross station & Cafes. We offer a competitive remuneration package and fantastic employee benefits. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse environment with unlimited success and opportunities.

Good to Know

You’ll get an email acknowledgement after you’ve applied, Thales strives to provide a personalised experience for all suitable applicants.

International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable and as such, your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role.

As part of our standard process you will complete police, medical, employment and reference checks. Thales also complies with current public health orders in place and as such you may be requested to provide your COVID-19 vaccination record.

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Thales is committed to promoting and maintaining a workplace culture of shared respect that enables all of us to feel valued, do our best, and remain truly passionate about the place that we work. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive workplace. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from diverse backgrounds.

We are also proud to be a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more on how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and initiatives here:

Wellbeing matters at Thales, and where possible we encourage flexible working.

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