Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon At ADF Careers

Your role:

As an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon in the Air Force, you’ll provide support to the Australian Defence Force during ground and air operations. You’ll work primarily as part of a surgical team on the ground, caring for patients within the Aeromedical Evacuation System or Land-based Trauma system.

You’ll also assist with resuscitation and stabilisation for critically or seriously unwell or injured patients, integrating with other health professionals to provide comprehensive patient care to all that require it.

Life in the Air Force:

There’s no career that compares to one in the Air Force. Become a part of a world-class military force that operates some of the most advanced aircraft and defence technology in the world.

You can expect to work in a uniquely challenging yet highly rewarding working environment that comes with good work/life balance, competitive salary and skills for life. Life in the Air Force is anything but mundane.

You’ll enjoy an exciting lifestyle, rewarding career, opportunities to travel, excellent social and fitness facilities, and free medical and dental; all in a dynamic and fulfilling working environment.


Upon completion of initial training, you’ll enjoy a competitive starting salary package of: $762 per day (tax free).

Apply Now:

For this role, you must be over 17 at time of appointment, an Australian Citizen and be registered as a Dental Practitioner and/or Medical Practitioner with the relevant Australian Board.

You must have a Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (FRACDS (OMS)) and be registered as a specialist oral and maxillofacial surgeon with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

You will also need to be capable of obtaining a Security Clearance.

Click the APPLY button if you think you have what it takes to become an Air Force Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon contact our Professional Recruitment Team and email [email protected] for more information.

You can also visit the link below to view the full position description and learn more about life in the Air Force. https://www.defencejobs.gov.au/jobs/reserves/air-force/doctor


March 2024