Explore the Possibilities With the ABS Vacation Program
The ABS Vacation Program offers a limited number of positions mainly in our Canberra Office to successful students employment over their Summer break. Our program allows university students to gain valuable work experience with Australia’s leading statistical agency and gain exposure to the Australian Public Service.
Our Vacation Program
The ABS offers vacation employment, to eligible students studying in a variety of disciplines.
If you are interested in vacation employment with the ABS, make sure you bookmark this page and visit again in September, when we will add more information about the specific divisions that are participating in this year's program, they type of work available for and how you can apply.
Professional and personal benefits that can be gained from our Vacation Program
Getting Your Foot in the Door
Gain ABS knowledge and work experience that will be invaluable when applying for permanent
positions or the ABS Graduate Development Program.
Working in your field will expose you to a number of different roles and types of work, assisting you in
aligning your study choices to your long term career aspirations.
You will be presented with valuable networking opportunities with people working in your field of study.
We pay you to gain experience and enhance your career prospects!
Practical on the job experience will assist in providing context to your studies.
Successful candidates will receive a salary of $46, 191 (per annum, pro-rata). In addition candidates will also receive a generous superannuation contribution.
Our vacation program has been designed to coincide with university summer vacation periods, by commencing in December and running through to February of the following year.
To be eligible for our vacation program, you MUST be:
- an Australian Citizen
- studying towards a degree
How to Apply
Detailed information about how you can apply for our program will be added to this page in September.
Applicant will be required to provide their academic transcript and resume.
This page last updated 5 February 2013