Program Training Lead - JP9102


Job Description

About us

Boeing Defence Australia is shaping the future of aerospace and delivering some of the nation's most important programs for the Australian Defence Force.

Joining us is a chance to make your mark, working with a diverse team that is united in pushing the boundaries of imagination and excellence.

We currently employ more than 2,500 people across 14 sites in Australia and three international locations and have a range of opportunities available as we plan for future growth.

The Opportunity

Boeing Defence Australia (BDA) is one of the largest defence companies in Australia. As a result of continued growth within Future SATCOM capability requirements, we are currently seeking recruitment of an experienced Program Training Lead to join the team that supports the development of this emerging program.

This position fulfils the lead role in the analysis, design, development and execution of a training solution for the Australian Defence Satellite Communication System training requirements, working on the most advanced technologies systems in the world.

We are seeking self-motivated professionals with experience of executing Training Programs with a desire for a challenging and rewarding career with BDA.

The position is located in the Brisbane CBD, although the role can be conducted from other BDA sites across Australia.  It also affords exciting opportunities to support program commitments within Australia and Internationally, as required.

Generous and competitive pay is on offer as well as an additional allowance of reserve time, enabling BDA staff to remain current and relevant within their specialisation.


  • Lead the Training Team in providing an innovative training solution for an emerging capability

  • Deliver the Program Manager professional training guidance, including providing required business metrics

  • Execute a Training Strategy, ensuring program development milestones are achieved

  • Review and evaluate training effort, to meet program development goals

  • Develop and maintain relationships and partnerships with customers, stakeholders, peers, partners and direct reports

  • Provide oversight and approval of training approaches, products and processes

  • Support proposal activities and the transition of the training solution into execution

  • Manage the Training Team as part of an integrated effort across the programs development


BDA requires all applicants to be able to demonstrate the following qualifications and experience:

  • Bachelor's degree and typically 6 or more years' related work experience.  In lieu of a degree, 8+ years' equivalent experience.

  • Experience conducting training in a defence environment

  • Diploma Training Design and Development (TAE 50216) or equivalent qualification

  • Certificate IV Training and Assessment (TAE 40116) or equivalent qualification

  • Excellent communication and leadership skills, ability to plan, multi-task and manage time effectively

  • Familiarity with innovative and modern training methods with a technology focus, including Modelling and Simulation tools or devices

  • Applicants must be Australian Citizens to meet defence security requirements


We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. Female applicants, people of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island descent and veterans are encouraged to apply.

We encourage movement within the organisation; our aim is to nurture our employees and help them reach their full potential.


  • Flexible working options

  • Salary packaging

  • Study assistance

  • Employee Incentive Program

  • Global opportunities

How to apply

BDA will accept applications for current vacancies, with a view to filling posts immediately.

If you are ready to join an innovative industry leader and would like to register your interest in working for Boeing please click apply now.

If would like more information for the role description, please speak to Clay Knorre the Customer Training Specialist Capability Manager, ***************

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