Invitation for Expressions of Interest

NORSTA Maritime is excited to extend an invitation to maritime sustainment professionals to join our expanding team. We are anticipating strong growth with the addition of different classes of vessels to be placed under NORSTA’s fleet maintenance program in the near future.

As Regional Maintenance Provider North East, we are committed to sustaining and building the capacity and capability of the local workforce while valuing the professionals at the forefront of the industry in the Cairns region.

If you are experienced in the Hydrograph Platform with a view to extending your skillset in this particular class, NORSTA welcomes your expression of interest in the following areas:

  • Project Management
  • Maintenance Assurance
  • Technical Writers
  • Financial Support
  • Schedulers/Planners
  • HSES (Health, Safety, Environment, and Security)
  • Commercial Support
  • Procurement

Connect with us

Ready to take the next career leap? Complete our Expression of Interest form and connect with our Recruitment Specialist to explore exciting opportunities.

Careers with key Shipyards

NORSTA collaborates closely with Norship Marine and Tropical Reef Shipyard, who offer various career opportunities within the Australian maritime industry.

Expression of Interest Form

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    A few things we’re great at

    Our Sovereign organisation demonstrates an existing commitment to our region, relationships local industry and work force. Coupled with access to our dedicated infrastructure, we are well positioned to accelerate naval sustainment services throughout the region.


    Regional Focus (long established/ invested in region, trusted, committed to the region and community)​. Long history of supporting small regional businesses. Unique insight into regional maritime infrastructure development​.


    Ability to provide access to high-value, accessible and established infrastructure​.


    Established relationships between Defence, industry, education and training, Local, State and Federal Governments, Original Equipment Manufacturers, other agencies and organisations– (facilitates Enterprise Culture/ Behaviours).


    Long history of investing the regional workforce, training in excess of 200 local apprentices. Establishment of a dedicated Maritime Enterprise Development organisation to focus purely on regional capability and capacity development​. Providing SME mentoring and support. Assisting SMEs in developing systems, knowledge, workforce capability and access to Defence work.

    Get in touch

    Local Maritime Sustainment Solution
    For more details about our maritime sustainment solution and services please contact us today.
    84-88 Cook Street, Portsmith, Cairns Queensland 4870
    PO Box 6B Bungalow, Queensland 4870


    Become a NORSTA Enterprise Partner
    To encourage local industry participation, facilitate the transfer of technology and knowledge, workforce development and enabling infrastructure, please join forces with us to grow and deliver maritime sustainment services for North-Eastern Australia.