Cadet Program

Program details


Cadet roles are available in and around metropolitan Sydney and regional NSW.


To be eligible to apply, applicants must be entering their penultimate or final year of a university undergraduate degree at the time of starting the Cadet Program. The program usually starts in January each year. Applicants must also be an Australian or New Zealand citizen, or have Australian permanent residency.


We have opportunities for a range of disciplines, including but not limited to, Engineering, Information Technology, Science and Business.

Work conditions

Cadets attend university full time whilst working flexible hours Monday to Friday, a minimum of 14 hours a week during semester/trimester. Cadets work a minimum of 35 hours a week during university breaks. Cadets receive an annual salary at Transport Grade 1a.

Career pathways

Cadets can apply to stream into the Graduate program or apply for internally advertised roles at the completion of their program and qualification.