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You might be surprised to learn how you can build your career with Australia Post.

We’re proud to have a reach across the length and breadth of the country. You probably know us for our red post boxes, but we provide products and services across banking, digital, deliveries and so much more. The opportunities are endless with a career at Australia Post.

Australia Post is one of Australia’s most trusted and iconic brands. We have an incredible story and we’re excited about what the future holds. We employ over thirty thousand people and our deliveries network is huge. With over 4,000 post offices across the country, we’re a staple of every community and we’re relied on by countless businesses. Our posties are one of the most iconic and essential parts of our business. We love our posties and want them to be proud to wear our uniform.

But you might be surprised to learn that we also have one of the best digital teams in Australia. Delighting our customers through amazing digital experiences is what we’re all about. Our team are pushed to innovate and explore new ideas through our Hack Dayz program.

We’re always on the lookout for talented people to join our team. Wherever you enter our business, you’ll join a welcoming bunch of people who care deeply about our purpose. And you’ll enjoy a work-life balance that allows you to thrive.

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Why choose Australia Post?

Our people and our communities

We’re proud of the role we play in Australian communities, connecting people with each other and the world. We support a range of community enterprises, from the Big Issue and Midsumma, to sports and tech start-ups.

And we encourage our people to get involved in what matters to them, too. We offer a range of programs around workplace giving and volunteering, including blood donations and recycling.

Your health and wellbeing

The safety and wellbeing of our employees is a huge priority for us. We care deeply about creating mentally healthy workplaces. Good mental health is important for you to be able to do your job and to enjoy a healthy and happy lifestyle. We provide a range of resources to help you look after your physical and mental wellbeing, including our employee assistance program.

Because rest and play are important too, you can purchase extra annual leave (1-4 weeks, AP only), to help you find your own work-life balance. And we offer benefits such as discounts on health insurance, gym memberships and more. You’ll also get access to discounts on premium memberships for personal and professional development and even on laptops, PCs and phones.

What matters to us

We connect people with each other and the world. We unlock opportunities for everyone. Our values are at the centre of everything we do – the decisions we make, the products and services we deliver and how we communicate with each other and our customers.


Do the right thing. Communities rely on us. We have the courage to speak up, be honest and take responsibility for our actions.


Respect everyone. Everyone deserves to belong. We ensure people feel respected and included.


Find a way. The world is full of possibility. We challenge ourselves to create a better future for everyone and get the job done.


Be safe and well. Everyone should feel safe and well in the course of their day. We support and care for each other.

Kickstart your career with us

We run a range of programs for people looking to jumpstart their careers: 

Internship Program

Learn about our business and grow your skills while you’re studying. We offer 6 and 12-month internship opportunities. You’ll get a tailored induction and training, including monthly workshops where you’ll learn the skills to help you have a real impact, at work and beyond.

Tertiary Education Program

If you’ve recently graduated, then our Tertiary Education Program could be for you. We offer 18 and 24-month opportunities, open to students from all disciplines. There’s no minimum GPA requirement and you’ll get the chance to put the skills you’ve learnt to the test, solving real business programs.

More programs…

At Australia Post, we connect people with each other and the world. We’re building an inclusive workforce that’s as diverse as the communities we operate in. We run a range of programs developed specially for people from diverse backgrounds. Programs include our First Nations Apprenticeships and Stepping Into, which we run with Australian Network on Disability.

Tech Academy

About the Academy

Our Tech Academy is a 2-year program aimed at training an exceptional digital and tech workforce for our future. On offer to successful candidates is a great starting salary, professional bootcamp style training, on-the-job project experience and mentoring to build a career within a growing tech world at Australia Post. To top it all off, on successful completion of the program there will be opportunities for ongoing employment in our Technology or Digital departments.

Click here to learn more about the Australia Post Tech Academy

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