Accelerate your career in DefenceEnjoy interesting work, variety, development and flexibilityPermanent position in a Defence Prime Our client continues to drive innovation and seek passionate and talented people to join their business.This Defence Prime is seeking a Junior Mechanical Engineer who will be working on projects of National significance. The opportunity will be based in Melbourne, Victoria. About the opportunity:As an entry level Junior Mechanical Engineer, you will directly contribute to the electrical engineering activities in accordance with the relevant project engineering processes and under the supervision of senior Mechanical Design Engineers. In terms of specific responsibilities, you will:Support the design integration of complex systems into a naval platformAssist in the development and analysis of detailed designs to meet an established hardware architectural designConduct analysis in any of the following areas: machine design, mechanics (statics and dynamics), vibration, acoustics, thermodynamics, heat transfer and fluid dynamicsUndertake the translation of the mechanical equipment design into a manufacturable solution and incorporate changes as requiredSupport the mechanical equipment manufacture to ensure its realisation and participate in production readiness reviewsSupport equipment integration and validation to ensure that the design meets its requirementsSupport mechanical equipment qualification activities to ensure that the product meets all requirements including safety and regulatory requirementsUtilise appropriate design capture and analysis tools effectively to enable design tasks to be completed in the most timely mannerUtilise appropriate test tools effectively to enable test, integration and verification tasks to be completed in the most timely manner Ideally, you will be capable of operating in a complex design environment, exhibiting personal attributes such as:Practical and pragmaticCapable of dealing equally with people at all levels, and across disciplinesSelf-driven by nature and proactive in your approach to achieving project objectivesConfident in soliciting the input of senior engineers to aid in your continued development. During the course of the upgrade program, junior engineers will be utilised in a wide range of design activities and diverse system design, in order to bring new ideas to the teams, as well as to grow your experience and expertise across a breadth of engineering activities and tools. This wide exposure will allow you to use your engineering judgment and technical knowledge, demonstrating continuous development on your journey to chartered engineering status. BAE Systems has an ongoing relationship with Engineers Australia and encourages development towards engineering accreditation About you:To be eligible, you must have completed a university degree qualification in Electrical Engineering. You will also need demonstrated team work and communication skills coupled with a desire to grow and learn. Due to the nature of our work, you'll also need to be an Australian citizen and eligible for Australian Defence security clearance. For the opportunity to become part of their high performing team and excellent culture, please click “apply now”. For a confidential discussion, please contact Wendy Hammond at email@example.com ref/ RANDEF At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.