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General Graduate Stream

Department of the Environment and Energy

Our general stream is designed for candidates from all types of disciplines who want to work in a diverse and exciting portfolio. Our program will equip you with the skills and knowledge that places you in a competitive position within the Department and the Australian Public Service.

The best thing about working for us is the workplace culture. To prepare you for the future workforce requirements we will leverage the unique expertise you bring to the organisation and provide you with the skills and experiences you need to fulfil your career with the Department. We have a committed, dynamic and positive workforce where people are supportive, energetic, respected and valued. You will develop your personal and professional skills with interesting and meaningful work, and through our one-on-one mentoring program. Learning and development is encouraged and innovation is critical to achieving our goals.

We look for graduates who can demonstrate:

  • Strong people skills and a team focused approach.
  • Resilience and the ability to embrace and adapt to change.
  • Sound judgment, common sense and the ability to think strategically.
  • Energy, enthusiasm and initiative.
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills.

We recruit high achieving and motivated graduates from all disciplines, however we particularly welcome graduates with the following degrees:

  • Science
  • Engineering
  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Technology

Graduates are encouraged to apply for the graduate program through the online application portal.


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