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Saab Global

Technical Learning Solutions Lead

Adelaide, Australia
Closing date: 28 April 2024

The role

As part of our Human Resources group, the Technical Learning Solutions Lead will provide assistance and guidance to a range of subject matter specialists, stakeholders and Managers to identify and drive specific technical learning solutions aligned to business needs.

You will be responsible for delivering specific technical learning solutions, building technical learning pathways and establishing an internal trainer’s network within Saab.  

Further, the successful candidate will:

  • Support the development of professional learning environments by strengthening networks between SME’s, trainers, mentors, Industry and vendor partners within and beyond Saab to improve learning outcomes for Saab technical personnel
  • Lead the implementation of a range of development solutions to improve the career growth progression for Saab technical personnel and business outcomes
  • Partner and collaborate with internal SME’s and colleagues to drive impactful and supportive learning echo systems, methods and network
  • Assist in identifying training needs and opportunities and recommend suitable methods to address skills and knowledge gap through a technical training plan
  • Develop relevant and up-to-date course content and internal training courses in line with the ongoing needs of the business and configure these as online and self-paced where possible

Flexible work arrangements such as hybrid work from home / office and 9 day fortnight will be considered for this role.

About you

Your skills and experience will include:

  • Tertiary qualifications and/or experience working in Technical Training, Learning & Development or Human Resources (desirable)
  • Experience working in engineering and highly technical environments
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment TAE40116 or ability to obtain
  • Sound ability to interact with and work collaboratively with a wide variety of stakeholder groups
  • Experience successfully supporting and leading technical training projects
  • Demonstrated organisational, project management and prioritisation skills to meet deadlines
  • Strong communication, critical thinking and problem solving skills to deliver strategic and operational outcomes

As Defence security clearance is required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain an NV1 clearance.

About us

Saab Australia is a defence, security and cyber solutions provider, specialising in the development and integration of major defence and security systems. For over 30 years in Australia, we have built a reputation for delivering complex systems integration projects that provide proven and advanced capabilities to keep us ahead of today’s challenges.

From combat, communications, security and underwater systems, to mixed reality, cyber security and deployable health solutions, our extensive portfolio of products and services provide high-technology solutions for defence forces and civil industries across the globe.

Apply today to join our crew and deliver solutions with purpose!

Culture and benefits

We employ over 900 Australians and are committed to fostering a culture of excellence and enriching the employee experience.

By joining Saab, you’ll be a part of a collaborative and supportive organisation, where your professional growth and work-life balance are emphasised.  You’ll work within an innovative and vibrant workplace, while having the opportunity to develop a long-term, fulfilling career.

As a valued team member of Saab Australia, you’ll access a variety of perks and benefits to support you and your family including:

  • 6 weeks paid leave each year
  • 13% Superannuation
  • Free Income Protection Insurance
  • Flexible working options
  • Access to the Saab shares matching scheme
  • Access to MySaab; our online store offering everything from cash back at hundreds of stores to discounts from exclusive partners

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Click ‘Apply’ to submit your CV and cover letter in support of your application. You may contact our careers team at for a copy of the full position description. Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and in exceptional circumstances, the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement. We encourage applications as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

By submitting an application to Saab, you consent to undertaking workforce screening activities including, but not limited to:  reference checks, Australian Federal Police check, verification of working rights and qualifications, sanctions screening and a pre-employment medical declaration.

Saab Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply. We also welcome applications from individuals with culturally diverse backgrounds.

Saab Australia is a proud supporter of the Veterans’ Employment Program and welcomes the interest of ex-service members, veterans and their families.