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Expression of Interest - Transgrid Graduate Program

Date: 05-Jul-2022

Location: Sydney, NSW, Australia

Company: TransGrid






Expressions of interest are now open for our 2023 graduate opportunities. Please register your details to be notified when applications open.


Who we are


At Transgrid, our work improves the lives of millions – from lighting up sports fields, schools and homes, to powering the wheels of commerce and everything else in between. Now it’s your turn to make it happen. 


Transgrid offer fulfilling careers for driven people who can help ensure that our business and the essential services we provide to consumers, the community and key stakeholders are continually improving. With us you will thrive in a collaborative environment where new ideas and knowledge sharing are encouraged, and where you’ll be supported through opportunities to develop and achieve your full potential.


This is an exciting time in the energy industry with the transition to renewable energy. Recent government policy documents outline plans to facilitate increasing transmission interconnection between states and development of renewable energy zones.


The Opportunity


If you are looking for an exciting and challenging career that will give you the opportunity to develop your personal and professional potential and learn from our leading experts, we encourage you to apply for a graduate opportunity in Transgrid’s Graduate Program.


The Graduate Program is targeted at accelerating your development preparing you to take part in some of the largest developments in the National Electricity Market’s history.


As a Transgrid Graduate, you will be on a two year program undertaking rotations across the business, with access to internal and external development opportunities to enhance professional knowledge and skills. Rotations will help you create an invaluable network that helps you learn, grow, and develop.


We are looking for agile individuals who enjoy problem solving, are goal oriented and are committed to business excellence. We are seeking candidates who are in their final year of university studies or who have recently graduated that can start working from February 2023.


As a Transgrid graduate you will:


  • Work alongside bright and incredibly curious teams that are transforming the Energy Industry
  • Be supported by mentors, buddies and managers
  • Develop professional skills that will help get your career off to a flying start
  • Undertake four six month rotations
  • Access internal and external development opportunities to enhance professional knowledge and skills
  • Build a diverse skillset from strategic thinking to business acumen to prepare you for a career in the Energy Industry
  • Challenge yourself and ensure you contribute to the business


What you can expect from us:

  • Structured leadership and development programs
  • On the job training and supportive transition into the role
  • Flexible work arrangements available
  • 14 weeks Parental Leave (includes adoption)
  • 2 weeks Other Parent Leave
  • Annual picnic day (additional day off)
  • Salary sacrifice options for superannuation and motor vehicles (subject to ATO requirements)
  • 18 days personal leave (sick /carer’s leave)
  • Moving leave
  • Emergency/disaster leave


To be considered for the graduate program you will be:

  • Tertiary qualified in Engineering, Finance, Business, Economics, Health Safety and Environment, Marketing and Communications, IT or Computer Science, Construction Management or Project Management
  • Maintain minimum credit average
  • Able to think laterally and ‘outside the box’ with plenty of bright ideas
  • Able to work well with others
  • A clear communicator
  • Able to manage multiple priorities and deadlines
  • Environmentally and socially responsible
  • Appreciative and sensitive of difference and diversity
  • A team-player and willingness to learn
  • An Australian permanent resident or an Australian or New Zealand citizen
  • A recent University Graduate within the last 3 years (2020, 2021 or 2022)


Join us and make it happen for your career, and for the millions of Australians who rely on our services every day. 


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