See where the ADF can take you

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Choose from over 300 roles

Ready for a career unlike any other? Work with one of the world's leading military organisations helping communities and supporting international operations.

The Australian Defence Force (ADF)

Start by choosing the service that best matches your interests.
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The Royal Australian Navy's expertly trained personnel operate advanced ships and aircraft to protect Australia's interests.

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The Australian Army is a versatile and modern fighting force that helps maintain the security of Australia.

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The Royal Australian Air Force is a world-class force operating advanced aircraft and defence technology.

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Make a difference and challenge yourself with a flexible part-time role in the Reserves.
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Nuclear Submariner Roles Available now

Be a part of history, working with conventionally armed, nuclear-powered submarines. This game-changing capability provides superior stealth, speed and range that meet Australia’s long-term defence needs.​

Real Stories

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Seamanship and Small Arms Specialist

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Electronic Warfare Submariner

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Army Reserve Combat Medic

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Mission Aircrew


Get a real sense of ADF life and operations in our Experience Hub. Take 3D tours of workplaces, join simulated combat exercises, and use interactive tools to find the ideal role based on your skills and passions.

Careers for all Australians

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Indigenous programs

A range of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander programs are on offer to ensure you start your ADF career with confidence.

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Women in the ADF

The ADF offers excellent career opportunities for women across every one of our 300+ roles.

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Joining with a family

Our community is home to many families, and we’re committed to ensuring you achieve a good balance between raising kids and progressing your career.

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