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Annex 3.5.A: Eligible members – employment categories

The following is a consolidated list of all specified employment categories as at 29 August 2018.

These specified categories are declared by the Minister for the purposes of Chapter 3 Part 5 Division 1.

This Annex is based on Schedule 1 to the Military Superannuation Benefits (Eligible Member) Declaration 2018 which was made by the Minister on 22 August 2018 and became effective on 29 August 2018.

Part 1 – Navy
Employment category Rank For a member included in the employment category at any time on or after...
Officer Aviation Specialist Stream Lieutenant 01 October 2009
Maritime Aviation Warfare Officer Lieutenant 29 May 2012
Pilot Lieutenant 29 May 2012
Imagery Specialist Leading Seaman 29 May 2012
Maritime Logistics – Chef Leading Seaman 04 February 2014
Maritime Warfare Officer Lieutenant 30 September 2015
Aeronautical Engineer Lieutenant 08 December 2017
Weapons Electrical Aircraft Engineer Lieutenant 08 December 2017
Communications Information Systems Leading Seaman 29 August 2018
Part 2 – Army
Employment category Rank For a member included in the employment category at any time on or after...
Specialist Service Officer – Pilot Lieutenant 22 July 2002
Officer Aviation Specialist Stream Captain 01 October 2009
Aircrewman Corporal 24 October 2009
Multi-Media Technician
Special Air Service Trooper Grade 2/3 Corporal 04 November 2016
Commando Corporal 09 January 2012
Commando Officer Captain 30 September 2015
Special Air Service Regiment Officer Captain 30 September 2015
Analyst Intelligence Operations Corporal 30 September 2015
Carpenter Corporal 30 September 2015
Electrician Corporal 30 September 2015
Plumber Corporal 30 September 2015
Draughtsman Architectural Corporal 30 September 2015
General Service Officer Pilot Captain 30 September 2015
Physiotherapist Captain 30 September 2015
Medical Officer Doctor Captain 30 September 2015
Cook Corporal 04 November 2016
Part 3 – RAAF
Employment category Rank For a member included in the employment category at any time on or after...

Officer Aviation - Air Traffic Control

Any rank 01 October 1991
Cook Corporal 22 July 2002
Photographer Corporal 22 July 2002
Plant Operator Corporal 16 September 2005
Officer Aviation Specialist Stream Flight Lieutenant 01 October 2009
Armament Technician Corporal 24 October 2009
Non-Destructive Inspection Technician Corporal 24 October 2009
Ground Mechanical Engineering Mustering Corporal 08 December 2017
Ground Support Equipment Mustering Corporal 08 December 2017
Aircraft Structures Mustering Corporal 08 December 2017
Air Force Imagery Specialist Corporal 08 December 2017
Officer Aviation Specialist Pathway Flight Lieutenant 29 August 2018