Join our IPART Graduate Program to kick start your career and gain invaluable experience. Our Graduate Program is a structured 18-month program. Graduates have the opportunity to do rotations across the organisation, with access to development opportunities to grow professional knowledge and skills. 

Upon successful completion graduates will have an ongoing role at IPART and the opportunity to be fast-tracked into other roles.

What’s it like to be a graduate at IPART?

  • Career development through a specialised training and development program catered to graduates
  • Supported through a mentoring program to enhance your training and development needs. Graduates will be teamed up with a mentor for the duration of the Graduate Program
  • Ongoing employment in the NSW Government sector at the successful completion of the program
  • Rotation through a variety of different roles and divisions
  • Central Sydney location, with flexible working options


"My managers and buddy have been truly supportive and generous with their time and I’ve already received a significant amount of training in energy policy, economics, and statutory interpretation"

Phillip, Bachelor of Arts/Laws, University of Sydney

Your role

The Graduate Analyst role at IPART is designed to allow graduates to work across a wide range of tasks and activities such as:

  • conducting data analysis
  • producing reports
  • providing support and helping with relevant activities necessary to provide strategic/policy advice and regulatory pricing and/or compliance work
  • helping in the delivery of research, technical analysis, reports, briefings, presentations and projects

You can find out about the different teams in IPART at our Work at IPART page.


“Every day has brought with it a combination of new and exciting challenges, opportunities, and chances to learn"

Callum, Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Arts (Renewable Energy Engineering), UNSW

How to be a part of our graduate program?

We look for applicants with a tertiary education in Economics, Commerce, Engineering, Science, Law, Energy, Government, Communications or Sustainability. Graduates in all related fields are encouraged to apply.

To be a successful candidate you will demonstrate the following capabilities:

  • lateral thinkers who can provide innovative solutions to complex problems
  • work well in a collaborative team environment
  • high attention to detail
  • a clear communicator
  • able to manage multiple priorities and deadlines
  • environmentally and socially responsible
  • appreciative and sensitive of difference and diversity
  • excellent time management and organisational skills
  • an interest in continuous professional growth

To be eligible, you will need to meet the following criteria:

  • an Australian/New Zealand citizen or Australian Permanent Resident
  • have completed or will complete an undergraduate or postgraduate degree within 2 years before starting work with us
  • available to commence full-time employment at the start of the Graduate Program


"My specific work tasks have given me opportunities to apply my skills and learned knowledge from both my studies and past experiences" 

Samantha, Bachelors in Commerce (Business Analytics) and Bachelors in Biomedical Engineering (Honours), University of Sydney


Hear from current graduates  on their experiences
Learn about our Graduate Recruitment Process

Contact details

Phone: (02) 9290 8463