Job opportunities for veterans in the Victorian public sector

If you’re a veteran, find useful resources and search for job opportunities in the Victorian public sector. If you’re an employer, find out what skills and experience veterans can bring to your team.

The skills and experience gained in the Australian Defence Force are exceptional. Veterans are resilient, motivated and experienced. They demonstrate loyalty, courage and commitment and are proven problem solvers.

In November 2016, the Premier set a target to employ 250 veterans in the Victorian public sector. In March 2019, this initial goal was tripled to 750 veterans employed in the public sector by June 2021.

If you’re a veteran looking for a new career, register with Careers Victoria(opens in a new window) and self-identify as a veteran during the application process. This will help us track the number of veterans applying, so we can monitor and address any barriers in the recruitment process.

You can also register your interest for career updates in the Victorian Public Sector.

Register your interest