Our recruitment process – what to expect

Our recruitment process – what to expect

Once you’ve submitted your application, we’ll keep you posted on your progress, but here’s some information on what you can expect.  Read more...

Contracting at Telstra

We work with a panel of contract and temp suppliers to recruit for our flexible workforce.

Cover letters

Your cover letter is your personal marketing tool that highlights what you’ve got to offer as a prospective employee.

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A world of opportunity...

A world of opportunity...

Here your career can be as big as you want it to be. We’re a company that’s evolving and we need the right people to help us do it.

How do I get a contract or temp position at Telstra?

Register with one (or several) of the suppliers listed.

Interview Preparation

It’s a good idea to prepare by recalling recent examples relevant to the job you’re applying for.

Applying for the job

Applying for the job

So you’ve found your dream job and now it’s just a matter of taking the plunge and submitting your application.

Resume pointers...

It’s the first impression you make, and here are our tips to make it the best.

Job alerts

Register for job alerts

By registering for our Job Alert, you’ll get email notifications on new positions that are matched to the preferences you choose.


Tips for the interview

The fundamental tips plus non-verbals like body language. 

When do we use contractors and temps?

We generally use contract and temp workers for work that isn’t on-going.

Job Search

The quickest way to search for a job in the Telstra Careers site is by navigating to the ‘Search Site’ bar which sits at the top of every page.

How should I respond to interview questions?

Nobody knows your background as well as you do – just tell your story.

Expressions of interest

From time to time we post general expressions of interest for different areas of our business – you’ll find these adverts under the job category in the Job Search.

Eligibility – permanent, fixed term and casual employment at Telstra

Working rights for permanent, fixed term and casual employment at Telstra. Eligibility for contract and temporary positions.

Types of Interview Questions

Types of Interview Questions

You’ll most likely experience a range of questions so it’s a good idea to prepare.

Latest job listing

Service Specialist

  • Job Number: 10055885-001
  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time, Flexible
  • Location: NSW: Sydney CBD

Do you have a passion for selling leading edge network and data centre technology services, including; consulting, professional services, managed services, security solutions, top end vendor appliance and software to large enterprise and government clients? If so we have a fantastic opportunity for you to work in one of the strategic growth areas of Telstra GES (Global Enterprise & Services), BTS (Business Technology Services).

Telstra Group Recruitment Privacy Statement

This statement is our privacy policy which sets out how we manage your personal information for recruitment, engagement or other career related purposes.  

Online Assessments

Just so we can get to know you better, we might ask you to do a few online assessments. Here’s some advice that will prepare you for your tests.

Email notifications for advertised jobs

It’s fast paced here at Telstra, our organisation is constantly evolving and this means there’s always exciting job opportunities popping up. We post jobs regularly, often daily, but if you’re not on our site every day, you can still stay in touch.

CARE technique & behavioural interviews

Use the CARE technique to answer our behavioural interview questions

What’ll impress us?

You thrive on the energy of a fast-paced environment and you embrace change, because you know it’s an opportunity for you to lead and do what you do best.

Just joined Telstra?

Just joined Telstra?

During your induction you’ll do activities to help you understand our organisation, your business unit, new role, and how your performance is measured.

Career Reflection

Reflection is a necessary step for everyone; it’s a way to progress your career in the direction you want it to go. We rarely take time to reflect on the path our career has taken, and think about what we’ve gained as a result; in terms of skill, achievement, and satisfaction. 

Individual Needs

At Telstra, we are diverse and inclusive. This includes supporting candidates who identify as living with a disability and supporting them to have a great career at Telstra.

Already working at Telstra?

If you’re already a part of the Telstra family and want to explore your next career move then you can take a look at our dedicated internal careers site (on our intranet) for advertised jobs. You can also register for a Job Alert while you’re there – this way you’ll know when advertised positions match your preferences. Good luck!