Train to become a Fitter and Turner in the Army. Make the most of your fitter and turner qualifications, or learn the trade in the Army, repairing and reconditioning weapons and military vehicles.
As a Fitter and Turner (also known as Fitter Armament) in the Army, repair and recondition advanced weaponry while enjoying:
• a good salary plus generous superannuation
• ongoing investment in your personal and career development
• free medical and dental
• job security and a good work/life balance
• rewarding work and world-class training
• subsidised accommodation
• a supportive team environment
• travel and leave entitlements
• free access to sports and fitness facilities
• friendships that last a lifetime
All that plus exciting opportunities supporting Army domestic activities, including exercises and operations, with potential deployments overseas in support of Australian and coalition personnel.
Whether you’re already qualified, or are keen to learn the trade, becoming a Fitter and Turner (Fitter Armament) is your opportunity to work in exciting new areas. Few days will be the same as you work on military hardware such as:
• machine guns
• sniper rifles
• armoured vehicles
• general plant equipment
• marine and diving gear, and
The comprehensive training you receive will arm you with the skills to inspect, repair, modify and recondition the Army’s ever growing armoury of advanced weaponry. Importantly, you’ll train and carry out your trade in well-equipped workshops using modern tools and equipment.
In the Army, you’ll also enjoy the extra dimension of learning to operate many of the weapons you maintain, in preparation for exercises and operations. Better still, you’ll be working for a dynamic national organisation that offers a great lifestyle plus opportunities and experiences you simply won’t find anywhere else.
• Fully-paid trade training leading to nationally-recognised qualifications
• Once trained, starting package approx. $68,500 p.a. plus superannuation
• Numerous other benefits
• Training in NSW and VIC
• Then posting to any Army unit or base across Australia
• At least 17 years of age
• Australian Citizen
• Year 10 completion with passes in English, Mathematics, Science and one other subject
Medical and fitness guidelines also apply.
Fitter Armarment @ Defence Force Recruiting (Full Time) on Found. To apply download the Found for Job Seekers app today!