Luerssen Defence

ILS Manager Australia (m/f) (Ref. No.: 1803SEA_01)

We are looking for an ILS Manager (m/f) for our Offshore Patrol Vessels Project “SEA 1180” in Perth, Australia.

Tasks and responsibilities:

• Coordinate ILS activities within the scope of SEA 1180
• Responsible as Work Package Manager for the ILS scope of work and be accountable for the delivery and reporting
• Implement and maintain the ILS methodologies, tools and processes consistent with internal processes
• Identify, forecast and plan the appropriate ILS activities
• Identify, analyse and anticipate risks against work performed and establish the risk mitigation strategies
• Chair ILS progress meeting and ILS Working Groups
• Manage production of ILS documentation, including plans, technical data/documentation plans, reports, technical data lists, ILS instructions, transition plans and procedures
• Review of project documentation to ensure all logistics considerations are addressed
• Support negotiations and manage contracts wrt the logistic content
• Lead a diverse team of logistic specialists in all logistic disciplines (Training, ILS)


• Extensive knowledge and experience in logistic management and execution of ILS tasks for major defence or civil projects
• Demonstrated skills regarding analysis of Engineering/Systems Management Data, development of Logistic Plans and Procedures as well as Logistics Management Plans and Guidelines
• Experience with military engineering standards and procedures including ILS/LSA relevant defence standards
• Financial management experience
• High level of interpersonal, organisational and communication skills
• Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
• Experience in managing a team
• Technical background in Maintenance and Support Engineering
• Good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications


• Experience in the naval industry
• Knowledge of the German Language

Additional Information:

• Initial training will be in Bremen, Germany
• Whilst the role will be finally based out of our office in Perth, it will require a constant dialogue with and thus travelling to shipyards in SA and WA

Please apply online and include your complete application papers (letter of motivation, CV and certificates) as well as salary expectations and earliest start date.

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