Swinburne University of Technology

Careers and Employment:
Hawthorn Campus

Location: Level 2, George Swinburne Building
Postal Address: PO Box 218 Hawthorn VIC 3122
Telephone: +61 3 9214 5360
Facsimile: +61 3 9214 8447
Homepage: www.swinburne.edu.au/corporate/careers
Email: [email protected]
University Switchboard: +61 3 9214 8000
University Homepage: www.swinburne.edu.au

Prahran Campus
Location: 144 High Street Prahran VIC 3181
Telephone: +61 3 9214 5360    
Facsimile: +61 3 9214 8447    
Email: [email protected]

Lilydale Campus
Location:
Melba Avenue Lilydale VIC 3138
Telephone: +61 3 9214 5360
Facsimile: +61 3 9214 8447
Email: [email protected]

Croydon Campus
Location: 12-50 Norton Road Croydon VIC 3136
Telephone: +61 3 9214 5360
Facsimile: +61 3 9214 8447
Email: [email protected]

Wantirna Campus
Location: 369 Stud Road Wantirna VIC 3140
Telephone
: +61 3 9214 5360

Facsimile: +61 3 9214 8447
Email: [email protected]

Swinburne has a strong reputation in Australian and overseas as a provider of career orientated education and as a university with a commitment to research.  The university maintains a strong technology base and key links with industry.  A feature of Swinburne qualifications is the applied vocational emphasis and direction industry application through industry engaged learning programs.

Swinburne is uniquely positioned to provide students with a range of qualifications, from apprentices and trainees to those with certificates, diplomas, undergraduate and post graduate degrees.

All undergraduate students complete ‘Careers in the Curriculum’, a compulsory careers education subject which focuses on career planning, identifying employability skills, job application processes/documents and interview skills and practice.

Swinburne’s Careers and Employment Unit has a comprehensive range of opportunities for employers to connect with students and graduates and we look forward to working with your organization.


Services and Programs

Coordination of information sessions ■ Email-outs and mail-outs ■ Online vacancy advertising through SwinEmploy  ■ Campus interviews ■ Industry Engaged Learning and industry placements ■ Links with Faculties and TAFE Centres ■ Employer presentations in classes, workshops and industry panels ■ Faculty based panel discussions and networking ■ Displays of employer promotional material ■ Webinars ■Business Insight Program visitations ■ Employer / student networking events

Facilities
Under cover car parking ■ Interview rooms ■ Lecture theatres ■ Audiovisual equipment.

Equity Groups
All graduate recruitment is conducted via Careers and Employment.  Please contact the Service for access to equity group information.

Fields of Education
Business & Enterprise, Design, Engineering & Industrial Science, Information & Communication Technology, Life & Social Science..

Number of Graduating Students (approximate)
Accounting 610; Arts & Social Science 550; Astronomy 30; Aviation 80; Biochemistry 200; Design 500; Engineering (Aerospace 80; Civil 170; Electronic/Electrical (50+) 373; Mechanical 90; Robotics & Mechatronics 110+); Environmental Health 20; Human Resources 180; Information Technology 660; International Business 120; Languages 40; Management & Commerce 600; Marketing 230; Media 160; Multimedia 100; Psychology 80; Psychophysiology 150.

Team

Acting Manager Careers and Employment:
Glenda Langford
T: +61 3 9214 5360
E: [email protected]

Employment Team Leader:
Olivia Doyle
T: +61 3 9214 5360
E: o[email protected]

2013 Dates

Semester 1: 4 March - 23 June
Semester 2: 12 Aug - 1 Dec

Employer Visits
Campus Interviews: negotiable

Careers Fairs
Employment Fair: 15 Mar 2013 (all disciplines)