Operations is a multi-disciplinary field, referring to the core function of companies. Operations are focused on planning, organising and supervising the process of production to create high levels of efficiency within business operations in regards to the production of goods and services.
Operations graduate jobs will involve quality control, quality management, managing supply chains, product formulation, facilities management, design, contacting vendors, purchasing external products and ordering goods.
NSW, Victoria and Queensland employ the largest number of workers in operations, hiring graduates from disciplines including business and management, finance, accounting, HR and project management.
The major industries employing operations graduates are:
For those interested in operations, there are a number of different career paths graduates can take, including:
The average starting salary for an operations graduate is $55,000 per year.
Companies offering operations graduate jobs in Australia include:
These graduate programs are advertised on job boards and company websites, as well as career fairs. Register now to be to notified of new opportunities and application deadlines for operations graduate jobs.