Technical Trainer (Mechanical/Electrical Systems) - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee


Title: Technical Trainer (Mechanical/Electrical Systems)

Location: AU-NSW-Sydney

Job Number: 1074721

About Us

KBR/KBRwyle is a leading professional services provider with an extensive portfolio of capabilities and decades of proven experience in the defence and government sectors. From small, specialist consultancies through to major long-term programs, we strive to go above and beyond expectations. We believe success is a product of strong relationships and unwavering integrity. We are proud of our well-earned reputation for not simply ‘talking the talk’: we walk the walk. When we say we’ll deliver – We Deliver.

Our incredible Modelling, Simulation and Training Solutions (MSTS) team do it all! From developing adaptive online learning tools, to creating fully detailed 3D models of complex equipment. From designing immersive VR and AR environments, to training workforces to use new enterprise systems seamlessly—MSTS helps people to do their job correctly, efficiently and safely.

About the role

We are seeking applications from experienced and enthusiastic learning and development professionals looking to further their technical training development career with the MSTS Team, in a Defence environment. This role is offered on a full-time permanent basis and will be located in Randwick, Sydney.

About You

Are you interested in working as part of a dynamic instructing/training team?

Interested in developing and delivering contemporary technical systems training?

Interested in supporting the Royal Australian Navy's Hobart Class, Guided Missile Destroyer (DDG) platforms as a trainer/instructor?

If your answers to the above are yes, then please read on:

Your Responsibilities

In this role, you will be expected to:

Facilitate platform-specific mechanical or electrical training using a blend of traditional and contemporary methods including advanced simulations

Provide innovative training development ideas to contribute to improvements in training outcomes

Review, analyse, design and develop new and existing training materials in support of overall project success

Work effectively with others and under time constraints

Contribute to scheduling and resource allocation

Liaise effectively with Clients and Subject Matter Experts to achieve project objectives

Conduct quality assurance review of training deliverables

Assist in the development of skills and capability within the team.

To be successful, you will be an Australian Citizen who currently holds or has the ability to obtain an Australian Defence security clearance, as well as:


years experience in a mechanical or electrical related technical field

Cert III (min) in trade qualification

Experience working in the maritime industry (beneficial)

Experience as a trainer / instructor / facilitator

Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110 or newer)

Experience in using modern simulation systems and advanced training aid technology, such as eLearning

Experience in contemporary learning and development contexts, including use of Learning Management Systems (preferred)

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Experience in training in a Defence environment (preferred)

Our Benefits

In addition to competitive remuneration packages,

KBR offers many benefits to its employees – from training and career development programs, mentoring and study assistance, salary packaging options and a supportive, family friendly work environment.

To apply

Please select the 'Apply' button to upload your covering letter and current Resume.

Job: Training Design and Development