Welcome to the department’s careers information pages. These pages have been designed to provide you with all the information you need to know about your future career in the department and our approach to recruiting and developing our people.

The department is recruiting for various roles across the department. Please see My Career at Industry, Innovation and Science for more information.

What's new

The department is seeking enthusiastic and adaptable policy officers to fill future vacancies in various divisions in the department.

Ongoing APS6 positions are immediately available in the Sectoral Growth Policy Division, in the following areas:

  • Building and Steel Strategies
  • Civil Space, Cyber Security and ICT
  • Growth Centres Branch
  • Health Technologies
  • Manufacturing Performance and Structural Adjustment
  • Insulation and Strategic Policy

Ongoing APS5 and APS6 positions are immediately available in Portfolio Strategic Policy Division, in the following areas:

  • Deregulation Policy Section
  • Regulation Strategy and Insights Section

To get started simply click Current Vacancies below to view and apply for employment opportunities with the department.


We encourage applications from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people, persons with disability and people from other diverse backgrounds. We are committed to providing a working environment that values diversity and inclusion and supports employees to reach their full potential.

Our application process page will provide you with information and advice on how to apply for positions in our department.

General information on applying for an APS position can be found on the Australian Public Service Commission's website APSJobs, which includes the very useful "Cracking the Code" guidance.

For further information

If you need assistance or have any questions, please contact our Recruitment Team on