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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 more than 40 years. The company sets the global standard for excellence in a wide array of 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 currently the largest supplier of military vehicles to the Australian Defence Force. Rheinmetall is delivering more than 2500 logistics trucks to the Australian Army under the LAND 121 Phase 3B program.

Rheinmetall is establishing its Australia-New Zealand Headquarters and Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence (MILVEHCOE) in Ipswich in South East Queensland.

Rheinmetall is establishing its MILVEHCOE as a sovereign industrial capability for the continuous design, manufacture, export and support for military vehicles, turrets and tactical systems. The MILVEHCOE will also 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 their 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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