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Our Graduate Recruitment Process

Our Graduate Recruitment Process

Applications for the 2018 Ford Graduate Program have now closed. 

Please keep an eye out for future opportunities to join the Ford Australia team!

Our Graduate Recruitment Process

Applications for the 2018 Ford Graduate Program have now closed. 

Please keep an eye out for future opportunities to join the Ford Australia team!

Key Dates

 

February 21 – March 23: Online Application Period

April 4 – 9: Online Psychometric Testing - Part 1

April 13 –17: Video Interviewing

May 5 – 9: Assessment Centres

May 11 – 14: Online Psychometric Testing - Part 2

May 16 – 19: Final Panel Interview

May 22 – 30: Employment Offers Process

Key Dates

 

February 21 – March 23: Online Application Period

April 4 – 9: Online Psychometric Testing - Part 1

April 13 –17: Video Interviewing

May 5 – 9: Assessment Centres

May 11 – 14: Online Psychometric Testing - Part 2

May 16 – 19: Final Panel Interview

May 22 – 30: 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, work experience and 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, work experience and preferences you will also need to attach three key documents.

    A copy of a current resume

    A copy of a current resume

    A copy of a current resume

    A copy of a current academic transcript

    A copy of a current academic transcript

    A copy of a current academic transcripte

    A copy of a current academic transcript

    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 (group interview) at our Asia Pacific Product Development Centre in Melbourne.

    This will be your first opportunity to meet individuals from the Ford Australia team including HR representatives and senior managers. You will participate in both group and individual activities and have the opportunity to further your understand of our organisation and our culture.

    5. Final Interview & Behavioural Profiling

    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 tests throughout the recruitment process. We’ll also tell you where you can view practice questions and how to prepare to get 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 answer a series of pre-recorded interview questions that will appear on the screen. A member of our 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 (group interview) at a Ford site in Melbourne.

    This will be your first opportunity to meet individuals from the Ford Australia team including HR representatives and senior managers. You will participate in both group and individual activities and have the opportunity to further your understand of our organisation and our culture.

    5. Final Interview & Behavioural Profiling: The final stage of our recruitment process is an interview with Ford Australia representatives. Successful applicants will complete a behavioural based interview and will also have the opportunity to ask any questions that you have about Ford, our graduate 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 2016 or 2017.
    • Be eligible and available to commence employment from January 2018.
    • Be in Australia and able to attend key stages of the recruitment process in person, if requested.

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

    Be an Australian Citizen or a Permanent Resident of Australia.
    Have completed a relevant undergraduate or postgraduate degree in 2016 or 2017.
    Be eligible and available to commence employment from January 2018.
    Be in Australia and able to attend key stages of the recruitment process, in person, if requested.

  • Position Locations

    Position Locations

    All graduate positions are based in Victoria. Applications from interstate candidates are strongly encouraged, however travel costs associated with attending assessments, as well as relocation costs if successful, will be the responsibility of the applicant.

    All graduate positions are based in Victoria. Applications from interstate candidates are strongly encouraged, however travel costs associated with attending assessments, as well as relocation costs if successful, will be the responsibility of the applicant.

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Applications for the 2018 Ford Graduate Program have now closed. 

Please keep an eye out for future opportunities to join the Ford Australia team!

Applications for the 2018 Ford Graduate Program have now closed. 

Please keep an eye out for future opportunities to join the Ford Australia team!

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