Business Description

Manufacture of countermeasure devices for defence contracts

Projects / tasks

End Cap Press: Duplicate Press so that two flares can be pressed at a time.  Redesign crimping mechanism.  (Vertical force transposed to Horizontal pressing action)
Grain To Case Press: Redesign Press to operate vertically instead of horizontally.  Incorporate design improvements to prevent rolling Pistons
Sequencer Composition Mixing & Granulating: Develop remote granulation process. Develop process flow through bay, incorporate appropriate guarding and deluge systems.
Extruder: Improve Extrusion flow/drag properties to resolve plank bending, slot knitting.  Lead into an Investigate of extrusion and downstream process balancing for twin planks.
VBD Metal Detector: Review and improve existing system (Smaller through, greater clearances) or replace with alternative system.

Technical skills

Excel, word, PowerPoint and CAD

Intern interpersonal qualities

Self-motivated, team player, shows initiative and shows a competitive nature.

Business Description

Manufactures Hawkei Bonnets and guards;  Manufactures gun protection shields

Projects / tasks

Process control;  Quality control;  Drafting;  Material Bom’s; Robotics

Technical skills

Autocad; Excel

Intern interpersonal qualities

Common sense and good communication skills

 

 

Business Description

We provide engineering and scientific service support to Army and DSTG in several projects such as Maritime (Submarine), Decision Support, Software Product Development and Simulation and Training. We also offer sales and support of AI-driven constructive simulation, and simulation interoperability products from European OEMs and undertake internal R&D and development of products.

Project / tasks

Project HALCYON CFD

Technical skills

Mechanical or Aerospace engineering Undergraduates:

Essential

  • Aerospace, Mechanical, Marine/Maritime/Ocean Engineering, Civil (with marine focus)
  • Good marks in computational fluid dynamics
  • Passionate about engineering simulation

Desirable

  • Programming experience
  • Mathematical inclination

Software Engineering Undergraduates:

Essential

  • Object oriented languages (C++, Java )
  • Software engineering best practices
  • Complex algorithms
  • Solid maths and physics
  • Passionate about scientific computing, simulation and high performance computing
  • Strong Linux or Unix

Desirable

  • Simulation or 3D gaming
  • Computer graphics
  • High performance computing
  • Numerical methods

Intern interpersonal qualities

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Very high demonstrated aptitude for the respective discipline
  • Highly motivated
  • High capacity for abstract thinking.

Business Description

We provide engineering and scientific service support to Army and DSTG in several projects such as Maritime (Submarine), Decision Support, Software Product Development and Simulation and Training. We also offer sales and support of AI-driven constructive simulation, and simulation interoperability products from European OEMs and undertake internal R&D and development of products.

Projects/ tasks

Project would be ExTrace

Technical skills

Essential :

  • Object oriented programming
  • Software engineering best practices
  • Strong Java, JavaScript, Web Development

Desirable :

  • Database knowledge/skills
  • Data Science and/or Maths/Statistics interest and some data science tools and techniques

Intern interpersonal qualities

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • High demonstrated aptitude for data science
  • Highly motivated
  • High capacity for abstract thinking

Business Description

A system engineering company that designs and fabricates purpose built permanent and deployable buildings and logistics platforms using shipping containers and derivatives.

Projects / tasks

The intern will develop understanding and experience in mechanical design by working on R&D projects that will be focused around our current and projected Defence projects.

Technical skills

Solid works CAD program, MS Office based programs. Statics.

Intern interpersonal qualities

Research skills, ability to identify the requirements of the task, report writing, ability to liaise effectively with other office staff.

Business Description

We have developed a model-based engineering decision support solution that provides the integrated analyses required to conduct engineering risk management. This program digitizes RAMS (Reliability, Availability, Maintainability, Safety) and CBM (Condition-Based Maintenance) analysis to optimise the design and sustainment of complex, mission / safety-critical systems.

Projects / tasks

Development of our software solution including but not limited to:

  1. Research and specification of defined analyses and processes for safety analysis based on international standards into defined functionality and workflows
  2. Specification of analysis outputs to industry standards to ensure compliance
  3. Conduct of analyses on example system models to validate functionality and usability of the process

Technical skills

Ideally, candidates will have completed subjects on control systems theory

Intern interpersonal qualities

Communication skills are important, rapid knowledge acquisition / application capability, preferably 4th year students that could transition to FTE upon completion of internship.

Business description:

We specialise in design, engineering, integration and support of complex high technology electronics and software-intensive systems. We design, develop, manufacture, install, operate and support both hardware and software systems, system interfaces and system upgrades. Key areas of experience and expertise include: Developing complex electronics and software systems for key Corporate, Government and Defence clients Leading edge technology solutions for very high performance data acquisition and digital signal processing for real-time applications Contract engineering design services specialising in high performance electronic hardware and software.

Projects / tasks:

JORN Phase 6;  SEA1180 OPV ;   Land154;   AIR5431 – Phase 1;   Defence Innovation Hub;   MROC Sustainment;  VIGILARE Support

Technical skills:

  • SW Engineer; Java and/or C++
  • Mechanical Engineer: CAD (AutoCad Inventor preferred)
  • Electronics Engineer; Schematic preparation, FPGA coding

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Someone with a good work ethic and a willingness to learn will always go far in life.

Business description:

A complete service for the provision of technical packaging solutions to defence. This includes design, manufacture, testing and project management. Items packaged can range from a small usb flash drive up to a complete aircraft engine. On site capabilities include welding and metal fabrication, rotational moulding, CNC routing, water jet cutting, plastic welding and painting amongst others.

Projects / tasks:

The intern will be involved in generating designs, prototyping and preparing design documentation for advanced technical packaging solutions in support of air, land and sea forces. The intern will have opportunity to own a project from receipt of the order until the delivery of the design and subsequent packaging solution to defence.

Technical skills:

Solidworks would be an advantage, however understanding a similar CAD system will be sufficient. A mechanical or materials engineering background would be beneficial.

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Our ideal intern will be able to take on tasks with some up front instruction and then work on these tasks autonomously seeking assistance and guidance when required. Someone with the right attitude and desire to learn.

Business description:

We are an agile aerospace certified precision machining company and, as an integral member of a manufacturing group, we produce and export an extensive range of commercial products. We are a highly-skilled organisation, capable of producing high and low volume, quality machined parts, components and assemblies for the defence, space, rail, mining, medical, photonics and beverage industries.  We are an Approved Supplier for many defence primes, including BAE Systems, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin and Thales. Our quality management system is accredited to AS9100D + ISO9001 and our manufacturing capabilities extend from bespoke one-off parts to mass production full-component assemblies.

Projects / tasks:

Aerospace Lean Manufacturing Systems Review & Improvement Project.

Technical skills:

  1. General engineering / problems solving skills
  2. Elementary project management software skills
  3. Advanced Microsoft Excel data analysis skills

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Good communication skills and keen to learn.

Business description:

An Australian aerospace maintenance and engineering services company. Our services include engines, engineering, engine test cells, HUMS, components and manufacturing.

Projects / tasks:

Design of repair procedures to engine components, incorporation of publication changes to manuals, assessment of damaged components for further engine operation, design of new engine support equipment (including test cell facility), use of design change management process (i.e. documentation of justification of design changes which are reviewed and approved by other engineers). Condition monitoring and reliability experience could also be provided to the intern.

Technical skills:

Final-year students in either Aeronautical or Mechanical Engineering, having familiarity with propulsion, materials, structures, thermodynamics plus given core units. Advanced software programming skills would be desirable, as would familiarity with mathematical modelling, CAD and FEA.

Intern interpersonal qualities:

The intern will be analytical, work effectively in a team environment, and be willing to learn.