Career Opportunities

The department contributes to the wellbeing of all Australians by assisting the Australian Government to: promote, evaluate, plan and invest in infrastructure; foster an efficient, sustainable, competitive, safe and secure transport system; and ensure a strong and liveable Australia by focusing on effective local government and external territories administration and regional development that enables communities to achieve economic and social dividends.

The department advertises all employment opportunities via myRecruitment, our online recruitment system as well as on APSJobs.

Simply click Current Vacancies above to view and apply for employment opportunities with the department.

Our How To Apply page will provide you with information and advice on how to apply for positions in the department.

General information on applying for an APS position can be found on the Australian Public Service Commission's website APSJobs, which includes the very useful “Cracking the Code”.

The department strongly supports workplace diversity and values the contribution of people from diverse backgrounds. In particular, applications are encouraged from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people and people with disability.

If you need assistance or have questions, please contact our Recruitment Team on 02 6274 6161 or via email to

The department is committed to the accessibility of our systems. If you find accessibility limitations in our systems, please contact and an alternative application format will be provided to you.


Last Updated: 23 July, 2018

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