Vacation Employee, Bachelor of Engineering
Department of Lands Planning and the Environment.
NTPS Vacation Employment Program
The Vacation Employment Program provides students currently undertaking degree studies, for the first time, at an Australian recognised university with the opportunity to gain valuable learning opportunities and paid workplace experience in the Northern Territory Public Sector (NTPS).
The Vacation Employment Program provides paid short-term employment within NTPS agencies, starting at the Administrative Officer 1 Level.
These positions range from administrative to fieldwork, with the opportunity to gain a range of skills that may include database maintenance, communications, research, working with legislation and event coordination.
To be eligible for the NTPS Vacation Employment Program you must:
be a current full-time university student
be studying your first degree
be studying at an Australian recognised university
be studying in both semesters either side of the Vacation Period
be eligible to work in Australia for the duration of the program.
Administrative Officer 1 starting at $45 020 and Administrative Officer 2 starting at $49 485.
Applications for the Vacation Employment Program are advertised in March and August for employment during the mid-year (June to July) and end of year university vacation periods (November to February).
At time of application, the following documents are required to be provided/submitted by the applicant:
complete online application form
proof of enrolment at an Australian recognised university
provide an up-to-date resume
if you are not an Australian Citizen, provide a current visa that grants you the right to be employed in Australia for the duration of the program.
Register your Interest!
qualification currently undertaking
university you are attending
year of study
if you’re a NTG Scholarship Holder.
Employment Programs Unit
Department of Corporate and Information Services
GPO Box 2391, Darwin, NT, 0801
Phone: (08) 8999 4164