Helpful links

Queensland Government Graduate Portal

To show your interest in our graduate program, you must register on the Queensland Government Graduate Portal. This site provides you with an overview of all graduate program opportunities in the Queensland Government. You will also find information about pre-graduate programs such as vacation employment, cadetships and scholarships. Be considered for up to nine graduate across Queensland Government programs by completing a single registration.

Queensland Government Graduates Facebook page

This Facebook page will keep you up to date with information on what graduates do on the job, when graduate programs are open for registrations, opportunities for you to attend careers fairs and speak to graduate program teams and one-off job opportunities.

Queensland Government Smart Jobs and careers website

All Queensland Government jobs are advertised via this website. You can perform searchers for relevant jobs and look for opportunities in your preferred location.

Information for job seekers

The Queensland Government Employment and Jobs website provides information and links related to a range of topics including career advice, finding and applying for jobs.

How to write an effective resume

Gain some advice on how to make your resume look it’s very best and get you that all important interview. Recruiters can read up to 100 or more resumes to find that special person, make sure your resume shines put the time in to highlight your unique talents.

Writing a job application

Writing selection criteria or an application for government for the first time can be tricky. These websites can give you some support to get started but we always recommend seeking advice from others to review and read you’re your application before you submit it.

No experience resume advice

What you need to do is identify the connection between your experiences and the requirements of the job you are applying for. You’d be surprised by how relevant different experiences can be to certain positions. Don’t underestimate what casual jobs, volunteer work or involvement with student clubs or even sports teams can say about your skill set.

Queensland Government structure

If you are interested in working for a specific department this website can give you an insight into their business needs and how you could tailor your resume to suit their needs.

Contact us

Please do not hesitate to contact the IT Graduate Team at if you require any further information.

Last Reviewed: 19 March 2020