People and Careers

Graduate/Student Placements

Codan Renews Graduate Engineering Program for 2017

  • Multiple PERMANENT positions
  • Software and Electronics
  • Be mentored and supported by the best in the industry
  • Highly competitive remuneration packages

We are seeking expressions of interest from highly motivated and talented Software and Electronics Engineering graduates ready to embark on their careers in January 2017.

With a first class facility located in Technology Park and a focus on cutting-edge technology, you will be part of a global engineering team that spans Adelaide, Perth, Canada and New Zealand.   As part of Codan’s Graduate Engineering Program you will be provided with ongoing support and development including a dedicated Mentor in your chosen field.

Unique opportunities exist across three of Codan’s businesses.  Detailed information on each position can be found by visiting the links below:

Radio Communications —  Long range digital radio [HF], land mobile radio [VHF/UHF] and tactical radio [HF/VHF]

Minelab — World’s best metal detection technologies (gold prospecting, relic hunting and IED detection)

Minetec Integrated safety, productivity and communications solutions for surface and underground mining 

To apply:

Please ensure you indicate your particular area of interest (Radio Communications, Minelab or Minetec) or whether you want to be considered for all vacant positions.  Applications including your cover letter, CV & academic transcript can be sent to Melissa Burridge, Group Human Resources Manager at by no later than November 15, 2016.

University Placements / Final Year University Projects

Engineering students may be required as part of their curriculum to undertake a site placement or final year project to apply the knowledge they have gained through their studies in a work environment.  We welcome expressions of interest from interested students across Electronics, Software and Technical Engineering as well as other associated disciplines.  We closely match the student’s learning objectives with current engineering or manufacturing projects.

To register your interest:  Please send an application including a cover letter, CV and copy of your academic transcript to Human Resources at

The Codan group is committed to engaging with universities and schools through the provision of opportunities that develop and enhance student’s skills, abilities and knowledge and provide a positive and practical experience.