ANSTO leverages great science to deliver big outcomes. We partner with scientists and engineers and apply new technologies to provide real-world benefits. Our work improves human health, saves lives, builds our industries and protects the environment.
At ANSTO you will work with some of Australia's brightest minds and have the opportunity to shape a career that matches your talent, goals and interests. We are a unique organisation, offering a significant breadth and variety of job opportunities within science, engineering, corporate services and trade disciplines.
ANSTO aims to nurture the next generation of Australian graduates and provide strong foundations for exciting and fulfilling careers through our Graduate Development Program. Our highly-regarded two-year Graduate Development Program provides the best and brightest graduate students with amazing professional development opportunities and hands-on experience.
Internships at ANSTO offer the opportunity to apply theory and practice, in your chosen field, to enhance the value of your remaining study. Students bring fresh ideas and the latest in theory and practice to the workplace, challenge and sometimes improve processes and contribute in a meaningful way to the projects and activities. Individuals are encouraged to discuss this directly with their University Careers Centre.
Each year, ANSTO and the Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering (AINSE) offer scholarship opportunities to the best and brightest emerging scientific minds.
Further information available on our website www.ansto.gov.au/careers
ANSTO employees are passionate about what they do. We enjoy being part of an organisation making a difference in the lives of Australians.
ANSTO's Graduate Development Program recruits every 2 years; applications for our 2023 Graduate Development Program open in April 2022. Our recruitment process starts with the online application and concludes with an assessment centre.
As part of the ANSTO online application process, you are required to respond to a series of specific questions and this information will be used by the panel to determine your suitability. Shortlisting will commence soon after the closing date for applications however the completion of this may take several weeks, depending on the number of applications received. Only those who demonstrate the strongest claims will be selected for an interview. Applicants not selected for an interview will be notified by email.
To be eligible for appointment, applicants will require a security and pre-employment medical assessment. Citizenship requirements must also be met. As a Commonwealth Statutory Authority, ANSTO follows best practice recruitment procedures.
ANSTO Graduates gain invaluable hands-on experience and professional development opportunities.
Features of the program include: