Information Technology Trainee - Indigenous Identified

Last updated one month ago
Location:Port of Brisbane - Flexible Options
Job Type:Contract/Temp

Embrace a truly diverse job working with a great group of people. Develop a career that means something, without sacrificing life at home. Oh, and enjoy the view.

About Port of Brisbane

We’re so much more than ‘just a port’. From property managers to marine operations and security specialists, strategic developers and IT experts, our team is truly diverse. Whatever your role, it’s likely no two days will be the same. The very nature of what we do means new challenges, new tasks and new projects are always on the horizon. As we innovate in a changing industry, we need people who get the job done and then help us do it better. Our best people do that every day.

You’ll join a company proud to be renowned for best practice in our industry. As one of Australia’s leading ports, we continue to invest in innovation and growth to move PBPL and the maritime industry forward. Our continued success depends on the diverse skills, experiences and perspectives of our people. Join us and help us build a bright future for PBPL, for Queensland and for you.

About the Opportunity

You’ll kick start your career in information, communication and technology (ICT) by studying for a qualification whilst learning on the job.

Spend time in each of the areas within our Technology team to gain an understanding of and participate in projects related to:

  • Information Management Principles and data analytics
  • Information and Cyber Security Requirements, Threat Detection and mitigation strategies
  • Network management and telecommunications
  • Business Applications, upgrades and enhancements
  • Project Administration and stakeholder communication

You’ll work 38 hours per week, from Monday to Friday. You’ll need to have your own transport to and from work, no public transport is available. This is a fixed term opportunity.

You’ll be part of a team that values knowledge sharing and continuous improvement. You’ll have the opportunity to work across a range of different disciplines and understand how they apply to the Port.

About you
Our ideal candidate will be an energetic, passionate individual, who is motivated by this opportunity. Are you someone that:

  • Has a learning mindset and is ready to start their ICT career or gain a Certificate III in Information, Digital Media & Technology
  • Is self-motivated to study and look for learning opportunities on the job
  • Has a keen interest in technology and innovation
  • Is an effective communicator both verbal and written, able to provide a friendly manner especially during busy periods
  • Enjoys working within a team whilst also working autonomously

Working with us
We really do have a great bunch of people, who want to be here! You’ll be welcomed and supported by your manager and your team to be the best you can be. You’ll benefit from the know-how of our experienced long-termers, as well as the fresh perspectives and ideas of the new experts we’re bringing into the business. And with a range of optional social activities on offer, you’ll build trusted relationships across the company.
We expect a lot from our people, who are committed and dedicated to our mission. But our teams tell us they really value the balance they can achieve between work and home life. From a family-friendly culture and work rosters to flexible work arrangements where possible, we’ll support you to bring your best, at work and at home.

Diversity and Inclusion
We’re proud of our culture. We welcome diversity within our teams and acknowledge that our people are the source of our success. We are committed to providing all our people with an environment where everyone is treated with respect and dignity and our teams have a range of perspectives and experiences, so you can be sure that your contribution will be valued.

We actively encourage diversity and strive to have a workforce that is inclusive and representative of our community.

These roles have been identified for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants as part of an EEO measure.

Ready? Let’s get started.

Apply now by emailing your CV and covering letter to