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Do you have what it takes to become a Saab Graduate? If so, put the below dates in your calendar…

Applications for our 2020 Graduate Program are now open, but will close very shortly on Monday 8th April @ 6pm.

Applications for our 2019/2020 Internship Program will open later in the year.

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About Saab

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OUR MISSION

Our mission is to make people safe by pushing intellectual and technological boundaries. Since Saab was started, we have strived to keep society and people safe. It is a basic human need to feel safe and, as we see it, a human right. Through systems and solutions that increase security, we can make this possible. We share values which are inherited from generation to generation and reflect the company’s soul.

WHAT WE DO

Saab Australia develops advanced defence and security systems for domestic and international markets. Our intuitive real-time command and control; command support; security and surveillance; and mixed reality applications are designed to adapt to today’s rapidly changing defence and security challenges. Over thirty years, the company has established a reputation as Australia’s leading capability systems integrator. We develop technology that pushes boundaries and breaks conventions to keep people and society safe.

WHERE WE OPERATE

The Saab Group has approximately 15,000 employees worldwide and a local presence in 35 countries. Saab Australia’s head office is located in Adelaide with satellite offices located across the country, employing approximately 400 people nationwide with this number expected to increase in the coming years.

Working at Saab

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We recognise our success comes from our highly valued personnel. Our people are important and we are continually striving to improve conditions as part of our ‘Employer of Choice’ program.

Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and where you have both considerable responsibility and good opportunities for advancing in your career. We also respect each person’s needs for a rewarding life beyond work, so as well as a fresh, vibrant place to work, we back our commitment to supporting a healthy work-life balance with a great working culture, generous benefits, flexible working hours, and an active Social Club.

Our Graduate Program

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As part of Saab Australia's Graduate Program, you will have the opportunity to contribute to your own personalised development initiatives, and kick-start your career.

WHAT DOES OUR PROGRAM INVOLVE?

As a Saab Australia Graduate, you will work alongside experienced engineers, to deliver world leading and innovative projects. Saab Australia’s Graduate Program is a two year program, which through structured rotations, will offer you the opportunity to work across several areas within the business. Rotations are individually tailored to your current skills and developmental needs; individual preferences; and business needs. Following the successful completion of the program, you will be placed into a permanent position within the business so that you can continue your exciting new career.

WHAT SUPPORT WILL YOU RECEIVE?

In addition to the day-to-day support you will receive from your supervisors and team, you will also be provided with trained and experienced mentors from within the business, and access to the Saab Australia Graduate School. The Saab Australia Graduate School comprises of fortnightly lessons, which cover the overarching topics of knowing your personal brand, developing your business acumen, and advancing your technical skills.

WHAT WE LOOK FOR?

We recruit talented high-achievers, who are inquisitive problem-solvers; and who have a passion for delivering products that will help to keep people safe.

To be eligible for the Saab Australia Graduate Program, you will need to meet the following criteria: 

  • Completed within the last two (2) years, or about to complete, a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, specialising in Electrical/Electronics, Computer Systems or Software; and 
  • To work at Saab you must comply with defence industry security requirements (i.e. you will be an Australian citizen or able to meet eligibility requirements).

Our Internship Program

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Saab Australia’s Internship Program will give you the opportunity to put into practice, what you have been learning throughout your studies, and gain invaluable experience in a defence and civil solutions company.

WHAT DOES OUR PROGRAM INVOLVE?

Our paid internship program, runs for up to 12 weeks over the December to February period. During this placement, you will work alongside our world leading Saab engineers gaining experience on real-life projects and case studies. You will learn from colleagues who are experts in their field and develop your skills and knowledge further.

WHAT SUPPORT WILL YOU RECEIVE?

As well as the day-to-day support you’ll receive from your supervisors and team; you’ll be provided a mentor from our current graduate cohort. This will help with your transition into the workforce and gives you an insight into what it is like to work at Saab.

WHAT WE LOOK FOR?

We recruit talented high-achievers, who are inquisitive problem-solvers; and who have a passion for delivering products that will help to keep people safe.

To be eligible for the Saab Australia Internship Program, you will need to meet the following criteria: 

  • You will be in your penultimate year, OR have completed at least 3 years of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, specialising in Electrical/Electronics, Computer Systems or Software; and
  • To work at Saab you must comply with defence industry security requirements (i.e. you will be an Australian citizen or able to meet eligibility requirements)

Think you’ve got what it takes?

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Applications for our 2020 Graduate Program will open in March 2019.

Applications for our 2019/2020 Internship Program will open later in the year.

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