Job Title Skilled Labor
Business Unit:Cubic Mission and Performance Solutions
Company Details:Exercise & Simulation Control are principally responsible for running and overseeing synthetic events and integrating delivery with non-simulated elements during exercises where required. SIMCON also provides real world communications and co-ordination functions between training audiences during events.
The Navy Synthetic Warfighting Centre (NSWC) facilitates warfare training and command and control training for the Royal Australian Navy, as well as Joint and Combined forces.
Operating at HMAS Watson, in Sydney, it provides a range or systems and facilities that support live, virtual and constructive (LVC simulation-enabled training at the individual, unit and force level,
Senior Exercise and Simulation Control (EXCON/SIMCON) is a senior role in the NSWC Operations team. This position reports to the EXCON/SIMCON Lead and acts the 2IC in the Operations team. This position involves supervising the development and execution of Synthetic events at NSWC. This role will liaise with client organisations requesting NSWC services and ensure that training aims are met by the NSWC events. This position will be required to supervise and lead the scenario development required for the synthetic event within the timelines governed by NSWC customer organisations; review specifications for the synthetic event and assist in generating robust test plans between the operations team and technical; and validate synthetic environment readiness prior to executing a training event. This position will also supervise the execution of Synthetic events and participate in these events in a leadership capacity. The Senior EXCON/SIMCON will act as EXCON/SIMCON Lead during the absence of the incumbent. Whilst the Senior EXCON/SIMCON will report mainly to the EXCON/SIMCON Lead, they will also report to the Cubic site manager when required.
The Senior EXCON/SIMCON is to:
The following specific criteria apply to this position:
- work unsupervised, assist in the delivery of
structured training programmes, and deliver
complex work support requirements; and
- deploy on military exercises and will display
personal and professional skills and ability
to liaise with other areas of Defence.
The Senior EXCON/SIMC works under general direction and uses discretion in identifying and resolving complex problems and assignments. The Senior EXCON/SIMCON must be capable of working autonomously in unsupervised conditions for certain periods, must provide leadership and direction to the EXCON/SIMCON team, and must be capable of determining when issues should be escalated to a higher level.
Other elements of the role require the incumbent to:
It is a prerequisite that the Senior EXCON/SIMCON position has a minimum security clearance of NV1.
What does Cubic offer?
This is an opportunity to join a successful global organisation with a growing presence in Australia. Cubic is staffed with a mix of professional ex-serving and non-military specialists with a broad range of skills working within an emerging field.
2018 Finalist: Prime Minister’s Veterans’ Employment Awards – Large Business
How do I apply?
Applications must be submitted via the Cubic Careers website and must include the following:
Applications welcomed immediately but to be received no later than Thursday, 25 July 2019.
If suitable credentialed candidates received earlier advertisement may close prior to this date.
For further information, please contact Lisa Roberts, HR Administrator, on 0436 813 928.