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Recruitment Process


The nbn graduate recruitment journey is a step by step process to allow you to get to know our organisation and understand the Graduate Program in more depth. The process is also designed to ensure that we effectively identify, match and understand your knowledge, skills and capabilities.

You could be asked to partake in the activities detailed below as part of our selection process:

  1. Apply Online
    Applicants will need to apply online for the 2021 Graduate Program. Before you begin your application, ensure that you have your resume, and academic transcript ready. The application form asks you for several written responses, most importantly, why you would like to work for nbn. You will be asked to select the business unit you’d like to join relevant to your degree.

  2. Online assessment
    Successful applications will be invited to complete an online assessment.
    This can be completed at home or wherever you can log online.

  3. Digital Interview
    If successful, you will be asked to complete a digital interview; this is your time to shine. Answer specific questions about your interest in joining nbn, your skills and experience

  4. Attend an Assessment Centre
    Applicants that reach this stage will be invited to attend an assessment centre. This is an opportunity to learn more about nbn, the Graduate Program and for you to demonstrate your skills. Be prepared to participate in presentations and group activities with other candidates and current graduates on the day.

  5. Interview
    We are almost there; identified candidates will be invited to meet with business leaders to expand on their experience and demonstration key skills and behaviours.

  6. Background Checks
    If successful following the interview, candidates will progress to background checks.
    nbn will inform you of the appropriate check and how to proceed.

  7. Offer
    If you are successful through all aspects of the selection process we will give you a call with an offer of employment. We will stay in contact with you from here and up until your start date.

Staying in touch throughout the process

We will stay in touch with you each relevant step along the way. Make sure you check your registered email address regularly and if you change your email address don’t forget to update it on your online profile. If at any point throughout the process you are unsuccessful we will let you know.


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