Graduate Program

Applications for the Aug 2024 & February 2025 intakes are now closed and selected. Please see Application and Recruitment Process for more information on next intakes and key dates.

About the program  

Kickstart your career in the energy industry by becoming part of AEMO’s Graduate Development Program.

Enrich your learning and development through our structured rotational program, enabling you to launch your career in the energy sector.

We look for exceptional people from a range of tertiary backgrounds who have a genuine interest in the Energy Sector.

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Two intakes per year 

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Two year program 

Four interlocking cogs 

Four x six-month rotations across the business 

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On site and virtual mentorship and development training 

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Exposure to national activities 

Program streams 

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 Electrical Engineering Gas Engineering  Analytics IT / Digital


Suitable degrees

  • Electrical Engineering
    • Electrical
    • Power Systems
    • Mechatronics
  • Gas Engineering 
    • Chemical
    • Mechanical
  • Analytics
    • Data Science
    • Data Analytics
    • Science
    • Math
    • Economics
  • IT and Digital
    • Software Engineering
    • Systems Engineering
    • Cloud Engineering
    • Cyber Security
    • Information Technology
    • Computer Science


Due to complete or completed relevant undergraduate or graduate qualification in the last three years. Rotating biannually can be daunting, which is why we ask that all studies have been completed before commencing the program.


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We have graduate opportunities in all our offices nation wide:
Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Adelaide.

Why join the program?

AEMO Graduate Development Program is a rotational program, involving rotations across the business. That means you will have the opportunity to guide your own career at AEMO, learning about the sectors you value most.

Throughout your time at AEMO, you’ll also be supported by managers, mentors and buddies to ensure you’re learning from some of the best and brightest minds this industry has to offer.

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Work life balance
We encourage flexible and hybrid working, allowing you to balance work and home.

Work that matters
Engage in impactful work and witness the differences your solutions make in powering millions of homes and businesses.

Progress beyond the program
With a unique rotational design, gain experience in a variety of divisions within the business, gaining invaluable industry skills.

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