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Graduate Sustainability

Build your career and Australia’s future.

Not many people can say they are working on building Australia’s future. With us you’ll be doing just that, leaving a legacy for all Australians. Plus, there’s equal employment, great training, and true flexible working arrangements.

A fantastic opportunity at nbn, Australia’s largest infrastructure project, as the Graduate Sustainability, reporting to the General Manager Sustainability.

The purpose of the sustainability team is to support nbn in managing its sustainability risks, issues, and opportunities by leading and delivering on our Sustainability Program of Work.

A bit about your role

As the Graduate, you are to support the team with the oversight and implementation of objectives and actions related to nbn’s Sustainability Program of Work.

You will have the opportunity to support various governance forums, collaborate with internal stakeholder groups, provide data and insights for reporting, as well as build and align internal communication and awareness of nbn’s Progress on sustainability.

A bit about you 

The successful candidate will have an undergraduate qualification in either Electrical, Electronics, Telecommunications, IT, Computer Science, Engineering, Business, Commerce, Finance, Economics, Law, or other relevant disciplines such as Sustainability, Science, and Arts.

You are highly driven, passionate about sustainability with excellent communication, problem solving skills and a strong sense of self-awareness. You can make sense of complex, ambiguous data to effectively solve problems as well as generate different kinds of ideas, manipulate ideas in unusual ways and make unconventional connections to outline novel possibilities would be valuable.

Life at nbn

Please note that this role will be a permanent opportunity and applications for this role will close at midnight Tuesday, 17th May.

At nbn our people have a clear and shared purpose - empowering Australians to redefine the way they live, work and play into the future. As one of Australia’s largest infrastructure projects ever undertaken in Australian history, you’ll be part of a team building a brighter future for the country.

In your personal career, you’ll benefit from technical training for professional development, leadership programs and access to the latest technology, as well as being led by a diverse executive team.

nbn is committed to an inclusive, flexible and supportive workplace where everyone can feel valued, respected and have equal opportunity to thrive and succeed. We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities and cultures - including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTI+ community and people living with disability.  We're happy to adjust our recruitment process to support accessibility needs – we encourage you to advise us at the time of the application via [email protected]

We actively focus on our people having a fair go at reaching their career aspirations. We’re committed to equal opportunities for all employees. With initiatives like Women’s Leadership Programs, a commitment to equal pay, flexibility and market leading parental leave, we truly are paving the way for true equality in the workplace.

Continue the conversation

If you think this role might be for you, we want to hear from you. Please apply by following the links and sending in your resume only. We do not require a cover letter or any selection criteria to be addressed.

At nbn, health, safety and wellbeing will always be our highest priority and we are committed to protecting our employees, families, partner workforces, and the customers and communities we serve. nbn recognises that vaccinations against COVID-19 are critical and necessary for our future. As such certain workers are expected to be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a valid medical exemption is provided. For further information please refer to our Covid-19 Vaccination Policy.

At nbn our people and our planet matter. We have an unwavering commitment to the wellbeing and safety of our employees so that everyone goes home safely each day and can perform at their peak to deliver the nbn™ network.  nbn also aims to build a network that minimises energy use and can be operated with minimal impact on the environment.

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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Agriculture, Banking and Finance, Business and

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  • Work rights:

    Australian Working Visa, Australian Student

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  • Work from home:

    Hybrid remote

    Hybrid remote

    Employees are allowed to work remotely some of the time but most of the work is done at the company’s physical office. Remote work is considered a perk or a privilege. For example, an employee may work from home for 1-2 days per week.

  • Locations:

    Sydney, Melbourne

  • Closing Date:17th May 2022, 1:59 pm

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