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Kayla Smith
Southern Cross University2 months ago
Q:

Hi,

Where is the discovery centre located? Will it be run online or in person with covid restrictions?

Thanks Kayla

Vanessa Lewy
Coles Group2 months ago
A:

Hi Kayla,

Thanks for reaching out. The Discovery Centers will be held virtually this year, more information will follow post Video Interviews.

All the best,

Vanessa

sanyam pradhan
Federation University Australia2 months ago
Q:

Can i work more than 20hrs a week after i have completed my studies and have already graduated but still in a student visa?

Vanessa Lewy
Coles Group2 months ago
A:

Hi Sanyam,

Thanks for reaching out.

As part of our Grad programs eligibility criteria, we require our applicants to be either a Australian Citizen or have Permanent residency at time of application. This will then allow Graduates to work without

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Brodie Scrivener
Bond University2 months ago
Q:

Hi coles I went for a job and it says 

Thanks for your interest in a job at Coles!

 I don’t know what to do now. I haven’t gotten any emails or anything so I’m confused. 

If you could help that would be

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Vanessa Lewy
Coles Group2 months ago
A:

Hi Brodie,

Thank you for reaching out.

If you are referring to applications for the Operations Graduate Program, I have checked and can't seem to find an application logged under your name. Are you able to advice when you submitted

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Satpal Sidhu
Western Sydney University2 months ago
Q:

Hi,

I am trying to apply for the Coles Operations 2022 Graduate Program but when I click on "Apply", it says that the site can't be reached or that the application has already closed. On your page, it says that

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Vanessa Lewy
Coles Group2 months ago
A:

Hi Satpal,

Thank you for reaching out, the application close time was 5pm (AEST) yesterday. However, if you would like to apply please send us your email address to [email protected] within the the next 24 hours and we can

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Anonymous
2 months ago
Q:

I was just wondering roughly how long a group interview would take. Thank you :)

Vanessa Lewy
Coles Group2 months ago
A:

Hi there,

The Discovery Centre stage which includes a group interview takes approx 3 hours. The group interview itself will take approx 30 mins.

Kind Regards,

Emerging Talent team

Anonymous
2 months ago
Q:

I would like to work with Cole’s .Can you please let me know the job description and visa conditions for any part time jobs or internships at Cole’s 

Thank you

Vanessa Lewy
Coles Group2 months ago
A:

Hi Saroja,

Thank you for reaching out, applicants are required to have either PR or Citizenship for our Graduate programs. If you are however interested in other opportunities with Coles, I recommend visiting our Careers page https://careers.colesgroup.com.au/ for roles

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Alexandra Romanyk
RMIT University3 months ago
Q:

Hi,

When will candidates progressing to the next round for 2022 Coles Graduate Program Expressions of Interest be notified?

Thanks!

Vanessa Lewy
Coles Group3 months ago
A:

Hi Alexandra,

Apologies for the delay, if you are referring to the EOI for our Operations Gradate Program we are hoping everyone who has registered is notified by early next week.

Kind Regards,

Emerging Talent Team

Diana Bonvini
8 months ago
Q:

Dear Team,

I would like to know whether you will be offering any graduate/internship positions in Adelaide, South Australia, in the areas of communication / administration.

Kind regards,

Diana

Vanessa Lewy
Coles Group3 months ago
A:

Hi Diana,

Apologies for the very delay response, we don't have any communication / administration based Grad or internships based in SA. However we are going live shortly with our Operations Grad program if that is something of interest, locations

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Nuwan Ranaweera
Queensland University of Technology2 years ago
Q:

Hi, I am looking for an internship in respect of accounting in Darwin. Could you please help me on this?Thank you.

Coles Group
2 years ago
A:

Hi, Unfortunately we do not currently offer internships and all of our Store Support Centre functions are based out of our Melbourne office.

Anonymous
2 years ago
Q:

Hey I am an international student in the last semester of my studies and about to get full working rights in Australia as I am applying for Permanent residency.  

1. Being an international student Can I apply for the graduate

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Coles Group
2 years ago
A:

Hi, You need to have your permanent residency at the time of applying for the Coles graduate program. Applications will be open again early March 2020.

Tomika Scibilia
Western Sydney University3 years ago
Q:

Hi,

Your graduate program page states you are currently hiring for all business streams, however on the vacancies page it only displays the operations stream for Victoria. I am wondering when the legal stream for Sydney will be listed?

Thank you

Coles Group
2 years ago
A:

Hi, Applications will not be open again until early March 2020, all functional roles are based out of our Melbourne Office.

jenny goldsmith
Queensland University of Technology3 years ago
Q:

Hi

Could you please answer a couple of questions that I have.

1. is there any advantage or consideration given to current employees of Coles when they apply to the graduate program.

2.is there a different process to apply for the graduate program

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Coles Group
3 years ago
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Hi Jenny, if you have worked for Coles you are at an advantage because you already have an understanding of the commercial/ retail processes of the business; however all candidates have an equal opportunity at getting into the program.

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Mohit Kumar
La Trobe University3 years ago
Q:

I want to internship ,can you guide me how to do that

Coles Group
3 years ago
A:

Hi Mohit,

Coles currently does not offer internships. We have a graduate program and applications for this program will be open in February so keep an eye out on are Coles graduate careers page for dates.

jenny goldsmith
Queensland University of Technology3 years ago
Q:

Hi

can you please tell me when the next graduate program applications will be open

thank you

Jenny

Coles Group
3 years ago
A:

Hi Jenny, thank you for your enquiry. We will be taking applications again in February 2019. Kind regards, Coles

Evelyn Goh
Curtin University3 years ago
Q:

Hi im a year 2 student from Curtin University and im looking for an internship in Marketing roles. Am i eligible to enrol for an internship in coles?

Coles Group
3 years ago
A:

Hi Evelyn. thank you for your enquiry. We do not currently have an internship program at Coles; however if you are in your final year of your degree you would e eligible to apply for our graduate program.

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Rahul Naik
Monash University3 years ago
Q:

Can an International student with a specialisation in Supply Chain Management apply for the graduate program?

Coles Group
3 years ago
A:

Hi Rahul. In order to be eligible for the graduate program you need to be an Australian citizen or permanent resident at the time of applying for the program. You also need to have a minimum Bachelors degree

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Sunaina Pogalva
University Of Tasmania3 years ago
Q:

Hi,

I have a query in regards to the opening application for feb 2019 intake. Is there any possibility to apply for this intake??

Coles Group
3 years ago
A:

Hi Sunaina applications for our Feb intake have closed however we will be opening applications again in Feb 2019 for our August 2019 program. We look forward to your application. All the best, Coles

Henry Yu
Monash University3 years ago
Q:

Do you value students more who undertake an honours, than those completing a traditional undergraduate degree? I am thinking about pursuing honours in economics and would love to get your thought on the issue. I have ambitions to work somewhere

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Coles Group
3 years ago
A:

Hi Henry. We value all experience; however to be eligible for the SSC graduate program you need a minimum bachelors degree and for the Ops program you need a minimum diploma. If you fulfil the minimum requirements you

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DHARANEE ANNAPOORNA PUSHPARAJAN
Monash University3 years ago
Q:

Hello,

I am interested in applying for Coles Graduate Programme.

I completed my Master in Banking and Finance in Monash University- Caulfield and have a Degree in International Business Administration in Northwood University - Michigan and currently studying CPA.

I

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Coles Group
3 years ago
A:

Hi Dharanee, in order to be eligible for the graduate program you need to be an Australian citizen or permanent resident at the time of applying for the program. You also need a minimum Bachelors degree for the SSC

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Pavittar Kaur
University Of Tasmania3 years ago
Q:

hi there,

I have query regarding Feb 2019 graduate intake. I completed my Master in Business Administration (major in accounting) in Dec 2016 from UTAS and currently working at Coles. Am I eligible for Feb 2019 graduate intake??

regards.

Coles Group
3 years ago
A:

Yes you are, we will be probably opening applications up again around August.

Harrison Lilwall
Queensland University of Technology4 years ago
Q:

Good afternoon, I am a full time industrial design student. I currently work nightfill at Coles but need more hours to support my uni studies. Can I be employed at 2 Coles stores to boost my wage?

Coles Group
3 years ago
A:

Yes you can, I suggest contacting your P & C manager

Brendan Haran
Deakin University4 years ago
Q:

Good afternoon,

I would like to learn more about the Coles Graduate Video Interview, please. Would you mind assisting me with more information?

Thank you

Coles Group
4 years ago
A:

Hi there Brendan, the video interview will take you approximately 15 minutes to complete. You will have 30 seconds to introduce yourself and there are 3 questions. You will have 30 seconds to read each question and 90 seconds to

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Ellysa Shea
University Of South Australia4 years ago
Q:

Hi there! Is it possible to apply for the SSC program and also the Operations program? Thank you.

Coles Group
4 years ago
A:

Hi, yes you can apply for both but you need to do them separately, please note , applications close on Sunday 1 April.

Thanks

Ronty Basak
Federation University Australia4 years ago
Q:

If I am in Bridging Visa while applied for PR, can I still apply for the graduate role?

Coles Group
4 years ago
A:

Hi there Ronty! Thanks for your enquiry! Unfortunately to be eligible for the program you must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident at the time of application.

rebecca louisa
Monash University4 years ago
Q:

Hi there! I am interested in the Graduate Programs offered by Coles. Just a question regarding the eligibility, is it possible for me who is currently on a Temporary Visa (subclass 485) to be part of this program? Thank you!

Coles Group
4 years ago
A:

Hi there Rebecca! Thanks for your enquiry! In order to be eligible for the program you must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident.

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