Join us for an exclusive employer site visit to Rheinmetall Defence Australia (RDA), a global leader in security and mobility technology. This is a unique opportunity for EAIT students to tour the cutting-edge facilities at the Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence (MILVEHCOE) in Redbank and gain insights into the innovative world of defence technology. During the site tour, you'll have the chance to see firsthand the operational manufacturing production hall, warehouse, test track, weapons and munitions firing tunnel, electronics engineering facilities, and more.

About Rheinmetall:

Rheinmetall Defence Australia is a subsidiary of the renowned Rheinmetall Group headquartered in Düsseldorf, Germany, and boasts a rich history spanning over 130 years. As a global leader, they are at the forefront of the modern defence space, where the most challenging technical demands require the best and brightest minds.

Relevant disciplines:

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronic Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Business, Economics & Law

Students who are in their penultimate year and are looking for internship opportunities are highly recommended to attend.

What to wear:

Students will be required to meet site PPE requirements to enter the operational areas during the tour:

  • Steel-capped safety boots (provided by the student)
  • A high visibility vest (RDA will provide vests)
  • Safety glasses (RDA will provide when required)

Rheinmetall also recommends wearing a polo or long-sleeved shirt and trousers when visiting the site. Dressing appropriately will ensure your safety and enable you to fully engage in the tour.

How to get there:

The address is 111 Robert Smith Street, Redbank QLD 4301.

Parking is available in the onsite car park as you come through Gate 2 (last car park on your right off Robert Smith Street). If you are considering public transport, Redbank Train Station is 25mins walk from MILVEHCOE.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to gain valuable insights into the advanced technologies and processes used by Rheinmetall in delivering products and solutions in the defence industry. Please note that spaces are limited, and registration is essential. Register now to secure your spot.

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111 Robert Smith Street, Redbank QLD 4301

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