Technical Instructor


Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Full time


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.

From take-off to landing, Thales offers the most complete range of solutions to provide dynamic air traffic control to support today's growing domestic and international travel requirements. Utilising this knowledge and experience Thales Australia will deliver a harmonised Civil/Military Air Traffic Management System (CMATS) known as OneSKY, in Australia to Airservices Australia and Defence.

This will enable a new level of safety and efficiency, while also reducing delays for the travelling public and providing opportunities to improve environmental outcomes. OneSKY will transform Australia’s sky and we are proud to be partners in its delivery.

As a OneSKY Technical Instructor, you will work in this 2-year fixed term contract within the technical training team, providing specialist technical training analysis, course development and training delivery for the OneSKY Program.

Key responsibilities in this role are:

  • Conducting assessments on future required training (i.e. Training Needs Analysis)

  • Developing curriculum and training materials to satisfy the outcome of these assessments

  • Delivering technical training

  • Providing technical training advice to the OneSKY program

  • Working to budget, quality and schedule requirements

How about You?

  • Qualified in a relevant field (e.g.Trade Certificate, Certificate IV or Diploma in Information Technology, Diploma of Electronics or other relevant network support technician qualification)

  • Qualified in workplace training and assessment (TAE40116 or similar or higher)

  • Experienced in delivering training and working as part of a team in complex, technology-based projects

  • Experienced in Network support or IT security or Network configuration management and troubleshooting or deploying virtual machines

  • Experienced in providing on-going software and hardware maintenance including inspection, servicing and repair

  • Experienced or knowledge of working within the Unix/Linux Operating System environment

  • Highly autonomous and resourceful with a positive work ethic

  • This role may involve some domestic travel.

Good to Know

As a Defence security clearance is required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain an appropriate clearance. To learn more about clearances please visit –

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

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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.

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

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