Mechanical Systems Instructor - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee



Mechanical Systems Instructor

Maritime Mechanical Systems Instructor

Sydney based

  • Mechanical Instructor role suitable for experienced Maritime Technicians
  • Expressions of interest
  • Fulltime role in Sydney

Kellogg Brown and Root Pty Ltd (KBR) are currently seeking applications from experienced and enthusiastic individuals looking to further their career in the training industry. The Mechanical Instructor role is offered on a full-time, permanent basis and will be located in Sydney.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work as part of a dynamic team in the delivery and development of contemporary technical systems training. The role is a permanent position based at the Royal Australian Navy’s training facility at Randwick Barracks in support of the Royal Australian Navy’s Auxiliary Oil Refuelling platform.


  • Deliver ship-specific mechanical training using a blend of traditional and contemporary methods including advanced simulations
  • Provide innovative training development ideas to contribute to improvements in training outcomes
  • Assist in the review, analyse, design and develop new and existing training materials in support of overall project success
  • Work effectively with others and under time constraints
  • 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
  • Other ancillary duties as may be required


  • 3+ years experience in a mechanical or electrical engineering related technical field in a maritime environment
  • Cert III (min) in trade qualification
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40116 or higher) or willing to acquire
  • Ability to develop high quality engaging lesson plans tailored to the learner
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Experience in using modern simulation systems and advanced training aid technology (pref)
  • Experience in contemporary learning and development contexts, including use of Learning Management Systems (pref)
  • Experience in training in a Defence (AOR platform) environment (pref)
  • Apply First Aid Certificate (pref)
  • Successful applicants must qualify for an Australian Government Security clearance to remain eligible for ongoing employment.

Benefits of KBR

KBR is a leading service provider delivering solutions to the Government & Defence sectors for the last 25 years. We are specialists in the design and delivery of leading-edge training solutions, systems engineering, systems and enterprise architecture, project management, integrated logistic support.

KBR is an equal employment opportunity provider.

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

To apply:

If this role matches your skillset and you are ready for a new challenge, we strongly encourage your application. To apply, simply submit a cover letter and detailed resume, including positions held and your current qualifications and experience.

Applications close on Friday 18 June 2021. However suitable applicants may be engaged earlier.


KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and solutions across the asset and program life cycle within the government services and technology sectors. KBR employs approximately 28,000 people worldwide with customers in more than 80 countries and operations in 40 countries. ?

KBR is proud to work with customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, and long- term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver.

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