About the ABS Cadetship Program

*** This program will not be offered in 2016 ***

Are you planning to undertake study at the Honours level in Mathematics, Statistics or Econometrics?

Do you want to gain priceless experience applying what you have learnt to practical and challenging work situations?

The ABS is seeking applications for the ABS Cadetship Program from exceptional students who are currently completing the final year of their bachelor degree and intend to pursue a further year of study at the Honours level. As a large national organisation, and one of the largest groups of mathematical statisticians and economic analysts within Australia, we are able to offer a diverse and challenging range of career paths and opportunities. The ABS also offers you a supportive work environment with attractive condition.

While continuing to earn your degree, you will be paid a salary, receive a text book allowance and have your student and HECS fees fully paid. Before you commence your honours year of study, you will be involved in a four week paid work experience program. After graduation you may start your career with the ABS by joining the ABS Graduate Program within the Methodology and Data Management Division in Canberra or in your local office.

Preference will be given to candidates who are interested in working in Canberra; however consideration also be will be given if candidates nominate to work in their local office.