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Our Graduate Recruitment Process

Our Graduate Recruitment Process

Applications for the 2021 Ford Graduate Program are now open.

APPLY NOW

Applications for the 2021 Ford Graduate Program are now open.

APPLY NOW

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Applications for the 2021 Ford Graduate Program are now open. 

Key Dates

July 20 – August 16: Online Application Period

August 20 – August 25: Online Psychometric Testing 

August 28 – September 1: Video Interviewing

September 21 – September 23: Assessment Centers

September 25 – September 29: Final Panel Interview

September 30 Onwards: Employment Offers Process

Applications for the 2021 Ford Graduate Program are now open. 

Key Dates

July 20 – August 16: Online Application Period

August 20 – August 25: Online Psychometric Testing 

August 28 – September 1: Video Interviewing

September 21 – September 23: Assessment Centers

September 25 – September 29: Final Panel Interview

September 30 Onwards: Employment Offers Process

  • Our Application Process

    Our Application Process

    1. Online Application

    All applicants are required to complete and submit an online application form. As well as providing information about your education and program preferences you will also need to attach the following key documents.

    1. Online Application

    All applicants are required to complete and submit an online application form. As well as providing information about your education and program preferences you will also need to attach the following key documents.

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    A copy of a current resume

    A copy of a current resume

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    A copy of a current academic transcript

    A copy of a current academic transcript

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    Proof of citizenship/residency status

    Proof of citizenship/residency status

    2. Online Psychometric Testing

    Successful applicants will be invited via email to complete online psychometric testing throughout our recruitment process. We’ll also tell you where you can view practice questions and how to prepare to achieve the best results.

    3. Video Interviewing

    If you are successful at the online testing stage, you will be invited to participate in an online video interview. The interview works similar to Skype except that the interview is not live. You will be prompted to answer a series of pre-recorded interview questions within a set timeframe. Our graduate recruitment team will later review and assess each video.

    4. Assessment Centre

    Upon successful completion of the video interview stage, you will be invited to attend an Assessment Centre. Here you will participate in a group activity.

    5. Final Interview

    The final stage of our recruitment process is a panel interview with Ford Australia representatives. Successful applicants will complete a behavioural based interview and will also have the opportunity to ask questions about Ford, our graduate development program and the positions on offer.

    2. Online Psychometric Testing

    Successful applicants will be invited via email to complete online psychometric testing throughout our recruitment process. We’ll also tell you where you can view practice questions and how to prepare to achieve the best results.

    3. Video Interviewing

    If you are successful at the online testing stage, you will be invited to participate in an online video interview. The interview works similar to Skype except that the interview is not live. You will be prompted to answer a series of pre-recorded interview questions within a set timeframe. Our graduate recruitment team will later review and assess each video.

    4. Assessment Centre

    Upon successful completion of the video interview stage, you will be invited to attend an Assessment Centre. Here you will participate in a group activity.

    5. Final Interview

    The final stage of our recruitment process is a panel interview with Ford Australia representatives. Successful applicants will complete a behavioural based interview and will also have the opportunity to ask questions about Ford, our graduate development program and the positions on offer.

  • Eligibility

    Eligibility

    To be eligible to apply to the Ford Graduate Program you must:

    • Be an Australian Citizen or a Permanent Resident of Australia.
    • Have completed (or working to complete) a relevant undergraduate or postgraduate degree in 2019 or 2020.
    • Be eligible and available to commence employment from January 2021.

    To be eligible to apply to the Ford Graduate Program you must:

    • Be an Australian Citizen or a Permanent Resident of Australia.
    • Have completed (or working to complete) a relevant undergraduate or postgraduate degree in 2019 or 2020.
    • Be eligible and available to commence employment from January 2021.
  • Position Locations

    Position Locations

    All graduate positions are based in Victoria. Applications from interstate candidates are strongly encouraged.

    All graduate positions are based in Victoria. Applications from interstate candidates are strongly encouraged.