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Many of CSIRO's innovations were once considered impossible.

Fast WiFi, Aerogard insect repellent and the plastic Australian banknote, to name a few.

Until someone, just like you, joined us and took on the challenge.

We’re recruiting the next generation of inventors, innovators and change makers. We have career opportunities for researchers, professionals, leaders and graduates.

Join Australia’s national science agency and be part of a collaborative team working to solve the greatest challenges. 

Indigenous Graduate Program applications open now.

[Image appears of two females sitting on the banks of a river and enjoying the sunset and the camera zooms in on them, and text appears: Impossible Without CSIRO]

Narrator: Ah beautiful! But did you know that this would be impossible without CSIRO? Mosquito free sunsets;

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Also super-fast Wi-Fi:

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Protecting these little waddlers;

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Predicting bushfires;

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Flexible solar panels;

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Restoring our reefs;

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3D printed medical parts;

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Can you believe all of this was impossible without people just like you?

[Images flash through of various researchers at work, and researchers walking through an office, and then the image changes to show the Earth in Space]

So join us and make the impossible happen.

[Image shows the Earth morphing into the CSIRO logo and text appears: Join Team CSIRO, CSIRO.AU]

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Indigenous Graduate Program - applications open

Our graduate program will match Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander university graduates with science or enterprise services projects that relate to their field of study and career aspirations. Graduates will commence the 18-month program in 2024.

Enterprise Services: Candidates with career aspirations to work and become leaders in enterprise services or professional fields including finance, human resources, law and IT. 

Research Development: Candidates who have an interest in pursuing a research or scientific career and/or undertake an honours degree in a STEM field with CSIRO.

Research Fellow: Candidates who have career aspirations to become independent researchers and pursue an MPhil or PhD. The Research Fellowship program will be for 3-5 years.

Successful candidates in our Research Development and Research Fellowship streams undertaking their honours, masters or PhD are eligible for paid study leave to undertake relevant studies.

Find out more about our Indigenous Graduate Program or apply now.

Applications close 1 October 2023.

Science Digital Early Research Career Postdoctoral and Engineering Fellowships

Join one of the world's largest artificial intelligence and data science research and development teams.

CSIRO’s Data61 is at the forefront of digital science and innovation and the dedicated data and digital arm of Australia's national science agency.  

Our Science Digital initiative is a rare opportunity to be a part of remaking the process of scientific discovery by enhancing research, development and commercialisation with artificial intelligence.

We have opportunities available now for Science Digital Early Research Career Postdoctoral and Engineering Fellowships in robotics, machine learning, software engineering and more.

Find out more about working at Data61 or apply now.

Applications close 23 October 2023.


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