Location:Australia, All states and territories
Closing:Closing in 3 hours
- Good salary package and numerous benefits
- Dynamic one-year role
- Work with advance military technology
As an Air Defence Operator, you’ll use highly advanced surface-to-air missile and radar systems to detect, identify, acquire and destroy adversary aircraft. You’ll discover what it’s like to move fast in protected vehicles to defend ground forces in this team-oriented combat role. Your job will include tasks like operating combat communications equipment, assembling and operating radar systems, maintaining artillery equipment and detecting hostile aircraft.
Take on this dynamic 12-month role and experience what life could be like in the Army. It’s called the ADF Gap Year Program, but it isn’t just reserved for people that are straight out of school. In this unique opportunity, you’ll get the chance to try out a year within Defence, learning how to fulfil a surveillance role that’s unlike any other. You’ll get paid to travel and gain invaluable life and work experience, while making friendships that could last a lifetime.
If you’re someone who lives for excitement and adventure – then this an opportunity you’ll want to move fast on.
Life in the Army Gap Year Program
Action, adventure, exciting career opportunities and amazing mateship – the Army Gap Year Program is a one-year commitment that takes you out of the office and into barracks, training exercises and the field itself.
There’s also the unique sense of accomplishment and pride that comes from serving your country and providing support to communities in need, both here and overseas. Whether you decide to extend into a longer-term role in the Army, or not, you’ll get the chance to see if it’s a good fit for you.
Along with the highly purposeful work, you’ll be working in a supportive environment alongside highly skilled professionals to help guide you throughout the whole program.
During your 12-month role and on completion of training, you will receive a salary package starting from $66,544.
In addition to your salary, you will receive generous superannuation, housing subsidies and free medical and dental care.
For this role, you must be aged between 17-24 years old to apply, an Australian Citizen and have completed Year 12, with passes in Year 10 English and Maths.
Click the APPLY button if you think you have what it takes to spend 12 months as an ADF Gap Year Air Defence Operator, and we’ll get in contact with you shortly.
You can also visit the link below to view the full position description and learn more about life in the Army.