The Department of Transport offers employment pathways to create employment opportunities and develop a talent pipeline for the department.
Employment programs on offer include:
- Victorian Government Graduate program
- Youth Employment Scheme (YES) Trainee Program
- DoT Vacation Student program
- DoT STEM Graduate program
Please feel free to contact the employment programs team at email@example.com
Victorian Government Graduate Program
This is a 12-month, whole of Victorian Government development program administered by the Victorian Public Service Commission. Graduates will undertake three rotating placements of four months each and will be eligible for an ongoing position or promotion upon successful completion.
To find out more go to the Graduate website.
Youth Employment Scheme (YES) Trainee Program
This program offers young Victorians aged 15 to 24 opportunities to undertake a traineeship in the Victorian Government. Through a mixture of structured training, provided by a group training organisation and on the job training, trainees will successfully complete certificate level qualifications.
To find out more go to the Jobs Victoria website.
DoT Vacation Student program
The department’s Vacation Employment Program is a fantastic opportunity for students studying at an Australian university to experience what is like to work in an organisation that delivers a wide range of projects and programs while gaining on-the-job learning and training opportunities. Our Vacation program takes place during your summer university break and commencement dates can be modified to meet individual needs. We try to give preference to students who are currently in their penultimate year of study but welcome applications from second year onwards (depending on the length of their course).
We are accepting applications from university students currently completing a bachelor degree in the following disciplines:
- Engineering ◦Civil
- Electrical and Electronic
- Environmental Science
- Information Management and Technology
Please register your interest by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and the team will be in contact with further information closer to when applications open.
DoT STEM Graduate program
Launching the first year of DoT’s inhouse graduate program focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines.
With Victoria’s transport and road infrastructure currently expanding, we are looking for the best graduates to keep Victoria’s networks growing and developing.
Our STEM Graduate Program is a 3-year development program consisting of three 12-month rotations across your discipline. This will be the inaugural year of the redesigned program with every graduate’s experience and pathway is tailored to the stream.
The first two years as a graduate you will receive tailored learning and development, mentoring and exposure days across the Victorian transport network. In the third year of the program, our graduates enter their ‘emerging professional’ year and complete an accreditation.
Graduates will undergo a regional rotation to gain valuable hands on experience in a booming area of our business.
What our program offers
- VPS 3 salary ($70,791 – $78,375) – level dependent on qualification
- 3-year fixed term employment – with priority and support for graduates to secure opportunities post the graduate program
- Professional development focusing on business, technical and leadership skills
- Regional (or metro for regional grads) based rotation – Relocation and living allowance provided
- Structured senior executive mentorship
- Opportunities across the Victorian Public Service with priority job access
- Flexible working arrangements and conditions under the VPS
Please contact email@example.com should you have specific queries or require reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process.
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