Australian Defence Force

The Australian Defence Force (ADF) is the largest employer of graduates in Australia, offering over 50 different career positions to those looking to put their skills to the test.

ADF graduate employees receive some of the best training in Australia, where they learn how to manage and lead like-minded people from the start of their careers. There are even opportunities available for our employees to further their qualifications with funded  postgraduate study. The ADF offers unmatched opportunities for work and travel within Australia. There are also opportunities to work overseas on security, peacekeeping and emergency aid missions that make a genuine difference to people's lives.

For graduates who want to work with some of the most advanced technology and equipment in Australia, and who are looking for a long-term career that is both challenging and rewarding, then a career in the Defence Force might just be for them. The Australian Defence Force offers a number of career opportunities for graduates who are looking to put their specialisation and skills to use in a challenging and rewarding role. There are opportunities for engineers, medical professionals, educators, chaplains, and many more across the Navy, Army and Air Force. The opportunities are almost endless.

How to Apply:

Must be an Australian citizen –please review eligibility requirements in detail at the ‘Defence Jobs’ website, before you submit an application to join the Navy, Army or Air Force. After submitting an initial application candidates will attend a Your Opportunities Unlimited (YOU) Session at a local Defence Force Recruiting Centre which includes Aptitude Test, a Medical Interview and an interview with a Careers Counsellor to establish the job roles you are most suited to and are eligible to apply for.