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Defence Jobs Spotlight: Air Surveillance Operator, Intelligence Officer

Work on some of the most sophisticated radar equipment in Australia, or take up a role in a highly classified environment providing intelligence support. Read on to find out more about these exciting and unique careers.


Defence Jobs Spotlight: Aerospace Engineer Officer

With the continuing introduction of new aircraft, and equipment to the Air Force, life as an Aerospace Engineering Officer is constantly challenging and changing. Read on to find out more.


Defence Jobs Spotlight: Movements, Operations Officer

Would you prefer a career that’s hand on, or does a job that’s focused on planning appeal to you? Operations Officer and Movement roles in the Air Force are available now — keep reading to find out more.


Defence Jobs Spotlight: Security Police Officer, Logistics Officer, Personnel Capability Officer

Logistics, training and security — these are all activities you could be undertaking with one of these roles in the Air Force. Keep reading to find out more.


Defence Jobs Spotlight: Air Force Security, Motor Transport Driver, Ground Defence Officer

Love training others? Keen for a hands on role? Interested in security and defence? These jobs might fit the bill — keep reading to find out more about what a career as an Air Force Security, Motor Transport Driver or Ground Defence Officer will give you.


Defence Jobs Spotlight: Carpenter, Plumber

Getting a trade can open a lot of doors. If you’re keen to have a career as a plumber or a carpenter, with the added excitement of working in the Air Force, these jobs might be just what you’ve been looking for.


Defence Jobs Spotlight: Air Intelligence Analyst

Are you a sharp thinker? Enjoy solving problems? Want to learn another language? Are you a master at keeping secrets? You may just be well suited to becoming an Air Intelligence Analyst, specialising in one of three different areas: operations, signals or geospatial. Read on to find out more.


Ask LH: Should I Ask My Current Boss For A Reference?

Hi Lifehacker, I am currently in my first job out of university and recently I’ve been thinking about looking for a new job. All of my references from before this job are from employment during high school and university. Is it appropriate to use my current boss as a referee, and to ask for a reference from them?


Jobs Of The Week: Airborne Electronics Analyst, Aircraft Armament Technician Or Communication Electronic Technician

If you’re technically minded, this week’s jobs are right up your alley. Read on below for all of the info on becoming an Airborne Electronics Analyst, Aircraft Armament Technician Or Communication Electronic Technician in the Royal Australian Air Force.


What I Wish I Knew When I Started My Career As A Software Developer

When you’re starting your career in any field, you probably have high hopes but don’t really know what to expect. Should you keep your head down and do what you’re told or should you aim only for ambitious projects? Here’s what I’ve learnt in my experience as a software developer.