What Defence offers

Working in Defence as a public servant is more than a job, it is an opportunity to be part of a diverse, integrated team of Australian Defence Force (ADF), Australian Public Service (APS) and contracted staff, doing some of Australia’s most important work.

See the Defence mission page for detail on Defence's mission, purpose and strategic objectives.

Defence has roles on offer across different fields ranging from engineering, human resources and audit through to intelligence, policy and communications. For any professional background or future career goal, there’s a job in Defence to match. Explore the Job categories pages for more information and current vacancies.

Benefits and opportunities

Explore these pages for more information on the benefits and opportunities of working at Defence.