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Public Transport Authority of WA - 2022 Graduate Program - Government

Advertising for this position has been extended. The new closing time will be midday, Tuesday 27 April 2021 (WST).

The Public Transport Authority’s (PTA) vision is to be recognised as a leader in providing world-class public transport services and solutions. As a fast growing economy, Western Australia’s public transport system is recognised as the best in Australia and is one of the most efficient, clean and safe networks in the world.  Rail transport is vital for our continued success and growth through our many projects including METRONET to meet the public’s needs and expectations.  Moving millions of people needs the skill and commitment of a talented workforce. 

The PTA has an exciting opportunity for recent graduates, or students who complete their studies this year, to join our Graduate Development Program in February 2022. 

We are looking for bright and motivated graduates within the fields of mechanical engineering, civil engineering, electrical engineering, environmental science or engineering, accounting; and urban and regional planning.

Our Graduate Development Program is a two year program, with permanent appointment on completion. Our program offers you comprehensive training and on-the-job experience, along with the opportunity to work with the people responsible for delivering our world class public transport system. By rotating through our organisation you will have the opportunity to work in diverse business areas with access to leading-edge technology.

For more information on the PTA Graduate Program please visit our website at:

To apply for the 2022 Graduate Development Program applicants will have: 

  • Completed a relevant Bachelor degree recently, or will complete by the end of 2021
  • Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency 

To be considered for these positions you will need to submit the following:

  • A current CV
  • A copy of your most recent academic transcript for all relevant qualifications
  • A completed Integrity and Qualification Consent Form
  • A written application addressing the following selection criteria as per the Job Description Form (JDF) in no more than two (2) pages:
    1. Communication and Interpersonal
    2. Conceptual, Analytical and Problem Solving
    3. Organisation

Applicants must apply online via

Please ensure you allow plenty of time to lodge your application as late, pro forma or emailed applications will not be accepted.
Please refer to the Job Description Form (JDF) attached to each of the advertisements for full details about the positions, including any special requirements relevant to appointment. 

The PTA recognises the benefits of a diverse workforce and encourage women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to apply.

For further information on the role and responsibilities of this position please contact Steven Osborn, Workforce Development Coordinator on (08) 9326 2909 or email [email protected]

Applications close at Midday, Monday 19 April 2021 (WST).

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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
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  • Work rights:

    Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident,

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  • Position Start Date


  • Program Duration

    2 Years

  • Closing Date:27th Apr 2021, 2:00 am


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