Graduate programs

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Queensland Government graduates are part of something bigger—leading projects that make a real difference to the people and communities of Queensland.

Our award-winning graduate programs provide:

  • personal and professional development opportunities
  • tailored mentoring support
  • great rewards and benefits
  • flexible work arrangements where work-life balance is promoted.

As a university graduate or final year student, registering for the Queensland Government graduate talent pool directly connects you to a range of career opportunities across multiple locations. Sign up today!

Queensland Government agencies recruit from the graduate talent pool throughout the year. Once you've registered you will be considered for all of our graduate programs, with the exception of the nursing and midwifery programs.

Check your eligibility and find out how we recruit.

Register for the graduate talent pool

The following programs are recruiting in 2020:

Program information Important dates
Policy FuturesNot yet open
Greater Graduate Program Not yet open
Nursing and midwifery with Queensland Health
(Direct registration required)
July to August
Department of Transport and Main Roads graduate program Open
IT Graduate Program Opening in July
Queensland Audit Office graduate program Open
Queensland Treasury graduate programOpen
Queensland Productivity Commission graduate programOpen

Entry-level positions

Registering with the graduate talent pool will also connect you to Queensland Government entry-level opportunities, which can become available at any time throughout the year.

While not associated with formal graduate programs, these positions provide alternate pathways towards employment and career development with the Queensland Government.

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