Supply Chain Coordinator


Location: Sydney

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.

The role:

Thales Australia is a premier provider of systems, products and services in the defence, security and civil markets in Australia and throughout the world. The Thales Australia AWS business offers ship repair, maintenance and asset management / in-service support capabilities for commercial and naval ships in Australia. The business also offers the provision of docking, reticulated services and facility maintenance within Garden Island.

Opportunity for a Supply Chain Coordinator to join our team based in Garden Island. In this role you will be working within the AWS Production Supply Chain team to lead and manage Supply Chain and Logistic Services for allocated bids and/or projects in the AWS business portfolio.

Duties will include;

  • Managing and leading all supply support activities to achieve the required Contract objectives for spares planning, demand satisfaction, stock procurement and stock management.

  • Ensuring the implementation of the required systems and processes to enable procurement, storage and delivery of materials.

  • Planning, organising, leading and controlling work assigned to achieve the agreed outcomes within the delegated authorities and responsibilities.

  • Leading and mentoring a team within the Supply Chain Organisation, providing strong knowledge, experience, training and leadership.

  • Identification of the required systems and processes to enable procurement, inter-district transfers, storage and delivery of materials

About you

  • Qualifications in Supply Chain or extensive experience in related field.

  • Minimum of five years post graduate broad-based experience in material control systems, receiving / distribution systems and fiscal management or a minimum of seven years industrial related experience.

  • Defence service, industry and supply chain management experience will be highly desirable

  • Strong skill base in Department of Defence systems including MILIS, AIMS and IMAT will be advantageous.

Employee Benefits at Thales AWS:

  • Bonus Payments

  • Healthcare / Medical Insurance

  • Flexible Work Arrangement Options

  • Competitive Parental Leave

  • Reserve & Community Service Leave

  • Gym Membership

  • Career Development Opportunities

  • Employee Share Purchase Plans

  • 3% Super match

  • Free Parking

  • And much more!

Good to Know

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

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 –

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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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