Graduate Programs

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We are updating our site to help you better determine your eligibility for our various graduate opportunities. Keep an eye out for these changes coming soon.

Join Queensland's largest and most diverse organisation.

Queensland Government Graduates are part of something bigger — leading projects that make a real difference to the people of Queensland. Our award winning programs consistently rank in Australia’s top 100 Most Popular Graduate Employers list.

As a graduate, you will:

  • be responsible for projects that influence Queensland’s community
  • experience development opportunities to fast-track your progression into leadership
  • experience the variety of career pathways available by completing work rotations across 4000+ locations
flourish in a supportive work environment with flexible working conditions and competitive pay and benefits.

Available programs

You only need to complete the registration form once to be considered for all of our graduate programs with the exception of the Nursing and Midwifery graduate programs. To register for these programs, complete the separate form which is accessible below during the recruitment period.

Program Important dates Register
Department of Transport and Main Roads Closing 19 August 2018
IT Graduate Program Closing
23 July 2018
Department of Education Closing
12 August 2018
Greater Graduate Program Closing 21 September 2018
Policy Futures Opening soon
Entry-level positions Closing December 2018
Nursing and midwifery with Queensland Health Opening 30 July 2018
Queensland Audit Office 2018 Registrations closed
Queensland Treasury 2018 Registrations closed  
Queensland Health Graduate Program 2018 Registrations closed

Entry-level positions

You will also be considered for entry-level vacancies in the Queensland Government once you have registered your interest on the Graduate Portal. These positions can arise at any time in the year.

While these positions are not associated with formal graduate programs, they provide additional opportunities for graduates to gain employment and career development in Queensland Government.