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

Manager Visits/Events

The Australian High Commission - Singapore invites applications for the temporary vacancy of the position of Manager Visits/Events.  The vacancy period is from November 2017 to May 2018. Please see advertisement for details of the position and instructions on how to apply. Applications close 7 Sept 2017.

Investigative Assistant

The Australian High Commission - Singapore invites applications for the position of Investigative Assistant, working with the Australian Federal Police liaison office. The position is offered on a part-time basis. The position is 22.5 hours (the equivalent of 3 Days) per week, with occasional additional hours required depending on workload. Flexibility is essential. Applications close 17 Sept 2017

Senior Visa Officer

The Australian High Commission (Immigration Section) in Singapore invites applications for the position of Senior Visa Officer (LE4) in the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP). The Senior Visa Officer assists the Team Leader with the operational management of the team and may undertake data collection, status reports and supervisory responsibilities as required. Senior Visa Officers may be required to determine priorities, staffing, workflow, training needs, regular audits and integrity checks. There are significant demands for precision, attention to detail and accuracy of work within prescribed time frames. Applications close 20th August

Safe Hand Mail Escort

The Australian High Commission Singapore invites applications for the casual position of Safe Hand Mail Escort. Duties of the position will include but are not limited to Coordinate the receipt, safe custody and despatch of safe-hand diplomatic mail bags, Securely store safe hand diplomatic bags in transit and Check and process invoices and receipts for courier services. Applications close 20 August 2017.

Previously Posted Vacancies





Senior Visa Officer




 Visa Officer



 Interviews Completed