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Rheinmetall Defence Australia is part of the Rheinmetall Group, an international prime contractor based in Germany that specialises in defence and automotive technology.

Rheinmetall Defence Australia has been a proven and trusted partner of the Australian and New Zealand defence forces for over 40 years. The company sets the global standard for excellence in varied disciplines and offers an extensive array of military hardware that delivers mobility, lethality, survivability of troops, reconnaissance capability and networking of national and international systems.

Rheinmetall is the largest supplier of military vehicles to the Australian Defence Force. The company is delivering more than 2500 logistics trucks to the Australian Army under the LAND 121 Phase 3B program. It's also establishing its Australia-New Zealand Headquarters and Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence (MILVEHCOE) in Ipswich in South East Queensland.

The centre will be a sovereign industrial capability for the continuous design, manufacture and export of military vehicles, turrets and tactical systems. It will draw on the supply network across Australia to deliver products and services from local industry into Rheinmetall’s global supply chain.

Employment with Rheinmetall

Rheinmetall Defence Australia manages its own recruitment for its current and future workforce needs. Individuals may register interest directly with Rheinmetall by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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