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Graduate Program

The Selection Process


Applications for our 2021 Graduate Program are now closed!

Our five-stage application process is your opportunity to show us that you have what it takes to be a CSL Graduate. Successfully advancing through every stage of the recruitment process brings you closer to becoming an important member of the CSL team.


  • Review the information regarding the Graduate Stream
  • Ensure you meet the requirements below
  • Submit your application prior to the deadline
  • You must be an Australian or New Zealand Citizen or have Australian Permanent Residency status at the time of application
  • Completed an undergraduate or postgraduate degree with a credit average in the last two years (i.e. 2019, 2020) or be due to complete it by January 2021 
  • Applicants for the Research & Development stream must have completed a postgraduate degree (i.e. Honours, Masters) or have your PhD conferred by January 2021. (Note: PhD students will only be considered for the R&D stream)
  • You must be available to commence full time employment from February 2021
  • Our graduate program is based in Melbourne (Broadmeadows, Parkville or Docklands, Victoria – depending on your stream of application). As such, you must be located in/or willing to relocate to Melbourne and be willing to cover the costs of relocation.
  • Demonstrated work experience throughout university (non-professional)
  • Be willing to undertake a National Police Check and a medical assessment
  • Your ability to drive results and exceed expectations
  • Your ability to demonstrate self-awareness
  • Your capability to adapt to change
  • Effective communication and the capacity to work collaboratively
  • Your ability to clearly express your technical knowledge

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