Working in the ACT Public Service

Would you like to make a real difference in your community?

The ACT Public Service is looking for great people to fill great jobs.

We have a broad range of jobs available – everything from policy advisors, event managers, health professionals, rangers, teachers and much more!

We provide excellent benefits and conditions that reflect the efforts of the energetic and committed people who work behind the scenes to make our city one of the most liveable in the world. We pride ourselves on a flexible working environment so you can achieve true work-life balance.

Our merit based selection procedures ensure that you'll be working with a team of talented and dedicated people who are passionate about the city they live in.

There's never been a better time to work in the ACT. If you're from interstate and interested in working in Canberra, don't forget to check out for more information.

So, if you're looking for a challenging and rewarding career where you'll have the opportunity to play a role in helping to shape Canberra's future, apply now!

Entry Programs

Entry programs usually have annual intakes. Links below provide information on the most recent programs. Any programs that are open will be listed in the All Vacancies section during the time that they are open.

Name of program

ACT Government Graduate Program

ACT Government Multicultural Work Experience and Support Program

ACT Government Vocational Employment Program for People with Disability (PDF)

ACT Government Vocational Employment Program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders (PDF)