Australian High Commission

Career Opportunities

Australian Embassy Singapore

There are two categories of staff employed at the Australian High Commission, Singapore. They include Diplomats and Locally Engaged Staff.

Diplomats are posted to Singapore by the Australian Government to undertake specific roles that hold diplomatic responsibilities.

Locally engaged staff (LES) are recruited locally and support the roles of Australian Diplomats. LES are employed by the High Commission on either an ongoing basis or a short term (fixed term) temporary basis with High Commission-specific terms and conditions of employment.


Job opportunities are listed below, when available.

Please submit applications in MS Word or PDF formats

The following documents must accompany all applications when applying for vacancies at The Australian High Commission;

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Completed Application Pack

When applying for jobs at the Australian High Commission, Singapore, please refer to the following documents to assist with your application submission.

  1. The relevant job description for which you are applying.
  2. Guidelines to applying for a job with the Australian High Commission
  3. Application Pack

For more information on how recruitment at the Australian High Commission, Singapore is carried out, please click here: Recruitment at the Australian High Commission, Singapore.

Current Vacancies


Visa Officer

The Australian High Commission (Immigration Section) in Singapore invites applications for the position of Visa Officer (LE3) in the Department of Home Affairs (HA).

Applications close on Sunday 17th June 2018.


Consular and Passport Assistant

The Consular and Passport Assistant will provide support to the Consular and Passport Section and work in a small team consisting of two Assistants, an Officer and a Manager.  The Consular and Passport Assistant will report directly to the Consular and Passport Manager.

Applications Close 3 June 2018.


Director ANU, Singapore Liaison

The Australian High Commission in Singapore invites applications for the position of Director, Singapore Liaison (LE7) in the attached agency of the Australian National University (ANU).

Applications close 27 May 2018.


Office Manager, Singapore - Government of Victoria, Australia

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Office Manager to join the Victorian Government Trade & Investment office in Singapore on a part-time basis, and ensure the smooth operation of multiple business systems within small but fast-paced office.

Applications close 29 May 2018.


High Commissioner’s Chef

The Australian High Commissioner is seeking an experienced chef to work at the Official Australian Residence in Singapore.






Defence Admin and Finance Officer




Receptionist (Part Time)




Security Manager




Public Affairs Officer (3 Month Contract)




High Commissioner’s Chef




Project Coordinator (CSIRO)




Driver /Corporate Assistant




Director ANU Liaison Singapore



Advertised closing 27 May 2018

Passport and Consular Officer



Advertised closing 3 June 2018

Visa Officer



Advertised closing 17 June 2018