Logistics SupportSpringfield Central, AUS

Requisition ID: R10159581

  • Category: Manufacturing and Production

  • Location: Springfield Central, Queensland, Australia

  • Clearance Type: Protected (Baseline)

  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position

  • Travel Required: No

  • Positions Available: 1

We’re building something special here in Australia. Committed to safeguarding our Country’s future by solving the toughest problems in Aeronautics, Space, and Mission Systems, we’re investing in our business, growing our capabilities, and nurturing a great reputation as the place to be in Defence. ‘Defining Possible’ is our mantra and we are committed to making sure that’s as relevant for our people as for our customers.

Northrop Grumman Australia partners with the Royal Australian Air Force to provide through-life-support for its fleet of ten C-27J Spartan Airlifter aircraft. The C-27J complements the Australian Defence Force’s existing Air Mobility fleet and provides airlift of people, equipment and supplies in Australia.

Your Role

As the Logistics Planner you will provide support to the logistics function of the C27J Spartan Program. Utilising an Inventory Management system, you will meet demand and stock requirements for the program. You will be responsible for preparing logistics documentation to establish the range and depth of spares, tools, test equipment and related manuals to be deployed and stocked. You will manage records of equipment, keeping up to date with maintenance and repair materials required for deployment. The Logistics Planner will review configuration changes to evaluate impact on logistics deployment. Consulting with a variety of stakeholders you will monitor and analyse key supply chain metrics, investigating and providing suggestions on ways to improve outcomes.

The Logistics Planner role will work within a collaborative team, reporting in to Supply Operations and Planning Manager. The role will ideally based at Springfield Lakes, so mentorship and support can be given from the Supply and Operation’s Manager.

About You

You bring proven experience in a planning and logistics role, ideally within the defence or aviation sectors. Your background includes dealing with complex stakeholder groups both internal and external, and you excel at working autonomously as well as collaboratively. You thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and have a keen eye for detail. Previous experience using MILLIS is desirable. Additionally, you hold Australian citizenship and are capable of obtaining a security clearance. Your ability to analyse and improve supply chain processes, combined with your excellent communication skills, makes you a perfect fit for this role. If you're ready to take on a challenging position that offers both responsibility and the opportunity to make a significant impact, we want you on our team.

What we offer:

Whatever your role, life stage, or background, you can shape your career here in your way with highly challenging work, great colleagues, and career development, plus a range of flexible benefits and working patterns.

  • Professional Development Support – further education, leadership development, professional industry memberships, and unlimited access to a range of online training

  • Options for flexible & hybrid work including a 9-day fortnight

  • Up to 2 weeks of additional purchased annual leave

  • Salary packaging including novated car leases

  • Generous parental leave entitlements

  • Volunteer Leave

  • Health & Wellbeing program

  • Employee Assistance Program

Defining Possible means something different to each one of us. What’s Your Possible?

Everyone Matters:

Doing the Right Thing and Sharing Success are two values underpinning how we behave at Northrop Grumman. Here, everyone matters and we proudly encourage individuals from all backgrounds and all abilities to apply to join our diverse and inclusive workforce. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are welcome and encouraged to apply.

Note: As a Defence security clearance is required for this role, you will need to be an Australian Citizen. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable, so your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce, and encourages individuals from all backgrounds and all abilities to apply and consider becoming a part of our diverse and inclusive workforce. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are welcome and encouraged to apply.