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Lockheed Martin Australia

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  • #4 in Defence & aerospace
  • > 100,000 employees

Lockheed Martin Australia Graduate Programs & Internships

  • Defence & Aerospace

Lockheed Martin’s diverse programs form a critical backbone of Australia’s current and future defence capabilities including Next Generation Pilot Training, Combat Systems Integration, Rotary Wing Systems and Sustainment, 5th Generation Air Combat Capability, Surveillance across air, sea, land and space domains.

Our innovative technologies have been contributing to the security of Australia and the realisation of Australia’s national interests for over 70 years and today we employ more than 1,200 people with a presence in every mainland state and territory.

About their award-winning Graduate Development Program: 

Lockheed Martin Australia has opportunities across Australia, regularly recruiting graduates in Canberra, Adelaide and Newcastle from the following disciplines: IT, computer science, software engineering, mechatronics/mechanical engineering, electronics/electrical engineering, systems engineering and commerce.

Lockheed Martin Australia’s award-winning Graduate Development Program won the Defence Industry’s Best Graduate Program in 2020, an award they are very proud to have received. The Lockheed Martin Australia (LMA) Graduate Development Program is designed to expose Graduates to unique learning opportunities, whilst contributing to stimulating, ground-breaking projects with a focus on innovation. 

What their 2-year graduate development program looks like:

  • Access to leading technology and thought leadership both face-to-face and virtually
  • Off-site training days - spanning leadership development, communication and technical skill development
  • Plenty of on-the-job training
  • A designated Mentor for ongoing career advice & support.
  • A ‘Buddy’ to help start the journey with Lockheed Martin along with a structured induction program tailored to the Graduate cohort
  • Events run by their graduates to provide opportunities to connect across the Lockheed Martin Australia Graduate Community
  • Opportunities to represent Lockheed Martin at careers fairs and other events and inspire future generations at STEM events
  • New Starter Interviews after 3 months of joining to check in on how you have settled into the organisation

What Lockheed Martin’s flexibility and benefits could look like for you:

  • Work/life balance with a 9-day fortnight with flexible working hours (every other Friday off)
  • A competitive starting salary with regular reviews
  • Permanent full-time employment at LMA from the start in a cutting-edge program

Diversity and Inclusion – FOUNDATIONAL VALUES

Underpinning their culture is a team of people who view diversity and inclusion as a strength. It enhances their ability to recognize, value and draw upon unique perspectives and experiences to drive innovation and solve their customer’s toughest challenges. 

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action each play an important role in establishing an equitable, productive, inclusive and diverse work environment, and at Lockheed Martin, they are fully committed to ensuring that their work incorporates both.

The Lockheed Martin Pride and Gender Balance Network is an employee network focused on supporting their LGBTQI+ employees and is supporting Lockheed Martin's International Diversity & Inclusion strategy and their organisation's aim to continue to build a diverse and inclusive working environment. In 2021 they celebrated the eleventh annual Wear It Purple Day, which recognises the importance of fostering supportive, safe, empowering and inclusive environments for rainbow young people. 

Social Contribution

Lockheed Martin Australia invests in local communities, veteran support organisations as well as Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths-focused initiatives; creating opportunities for thousands of Australians to enjoy a better future.

We invest in partnerships with Australia’s research and industry communities to support global supply chains, providing opportunities for technology transfer, innovation, local skilled jobs and sustainable business growth.

Recruitment Process

Graduates are required to obtain a defence security clearance as part of the process and must be an Australian citizen with a ten-year verifiable background. 

The recruitment process consists of the following stages:

  1. Application – tell them more about you and why you want your career with Lockheed Martin Australia.
  2. Selection Interview with their team – they understand you will have lots of questions for them too and will ensure they spend time answering them.
  3. Assessments & reference checking.
  4. Offer.

Remuneration & Career Growth

The Culture  - YOUR HEALTH, YOUR WEALTH, YOUR LIFE 

Our graduates say that being part of a company that is constantly thinking about innovation with a focus on how to make a difference, inspires them to be the best they can be and understand the mission and how it affects people’s lives on a daily basis fosters a strong sense of purpose in their chosen career. 

They feel empowered to pursue their passions, living a fulfilling life both at and outside of work because of Lockheed Martin’s flexible working arrangements and competitive remuneration & benefits. 

Career DevelopmentEMPOWERED TO BE YOUR BEST

Grow your career and skills for life. Lockheed Martin Australia’s technology-driven learning platforms and programs enable your development and agility. 

Lockheed Martin Australia invests in its employees from the very beginning with their award-winning Graduate Development Program and internship opportunities. Through ongoing performance discussions, career building, continuous training and mentorship from senior members of the business, they encourage their employees to talk about their interests and pursue their future career endeavors. 

There are many high-performing individuals and influential leaders at Lockheed Martin Australia, so their graduates truly get to align with the best, while being supported and empowered to reach their full potential. 

Jobs & Opportunities

Locations With Jobs & Opportunities
  • BARTON, ACT
Hiring candidates with qualifications in
B
Business & Management
E
Engineering & Mathematics
I
IT & Computer Science
S
Sciences
T
Trades & Services
H
Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences
L
Law, Legal Studies & Justice
Current Jobs & Opportunities

Graduate Job

Williamtown, New South Wales
Mechatronics/Electrical graduates to commence Feb 2025. This opportunity is based in Williamtown, Newcastle NSW.
Applications Close
17 Jul 2024
Start Date
17 Feb 2025
Salary
AUD 80,000 - 85,000 / Year

Flexible work & Hybrid work options.Access to our online discounts program.

Graduate Job

Adelaide
As a HR Graduate with Lockheed Martin you will join a team of diverse & energised HR professionals across specialist areas of HR.
Applications Close
14 Sep 2024
Start Date
19 Feb 2025
Salary
AUD 75,000 - 80,000 / Year


Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
I’m currently involved in various aspects of the maintenance and support of the radar, as well as investigating potential future upgrades to the system.

Thomas

  • Graduate stories
I’m currently involved in various aspects of the maintenance and support of the radar, as well as investigating potential future upgrades to the system.

Thomas

  • Graduate stories
As a hardware engineer, I’m responsible for maintaining and upgrading the mechanical and electrical systems of the radar.

Josephine

  • Graduate stories
As a hardware engineer, I’m responsible for maintaining and upgrading the mechanical and electrical systems of the radar.

Josephine

  • Graduate stories
I’m currently involved in various aspects of the maintenance and support of the radar, as well as investigating potential future upgrades to the system.

Thomas

  • Graduate stories
I’m currently involved in various aspects of the maintenance and support of the radar, as well as investigating potential future upgrades to the system.

Thomas

  • Graduate stories
As a hardware engineer, I’m responsible for maintaining and upgrading the mechanical and electrical systems of the radar.

Josephine

  • Graduate stories
As a hardware engineer, I’m responsible for maintaining and upgrading the mechanical and electrical systems of the radar.

Josephine

A Day In The Life Of


  • Day in the life

An

An studied Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) (Honours) / Master of Engineering (Biomedical) and a Graduate Hardware Engineer at Lockheed Martin.
  • Day in the life

An

An studied Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) (Honours) / Master of Engineering (Biomedical) and a Graduate Hardware Engineer at Lockheed Martin.
  • Day in the life

Elizabeth (Lizzie)

Elizabeth (Lizzie) studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering and an Associate ILS Engineer at Lockheed Martin.
  • Day in the life

Elizabeth (Lizzie)

Elizabeth (Lizzie) studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering and an Associate ILS Engineer at Lockheed Martin.
  • Day in the life

An

An studied Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) (Honours) / Master of Engineering (Biomedical) and a Graduate Hardware Engineer at Lockheed Martin.
  • Day in the life

An

An studied Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) (Honours) / Master of Engineering (Biomedical) and a Graduate Hardware Engineer at Lockheed Martin.
  • Day in the life

Elizabeth (Lizzie)

Elizabeth (Lizzie) studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering and an Associate ILS Engineer at Lockheed Martin.
  • Day in the life

Elizabeth (Lizzie)

Elizabeth (Lizzie) studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering and an Associate ILS Engineer at Lockheed Martin.

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Careers at Lockheed Martin Australia

We’re seeking smart, innovative people for local jobs that bring the best technology and innovation to Australia.

Careers at Lockheed Martin Australia

We’re seeking smart, innovative people for local jobs that bring the best technology and innovation to Australia.