ChemSkill 2014/15 Science Vacation Program (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
  • Get ahead during in your studies and gain hands on experience in the field you are studying.
  • Earn some money while you learn!
  • Assistance writing job applications and preparing for job interviews by Industry Qualified Consultants.


ChemSkill has been operating in Australia continuously for over 25 years, providing exceptional recruitment services to the scientific industry.

Our Consultants are currently seeking expressions of interest from University Students in their second to last year of studyfor the ChemSkill Science Vacation Program. If you are eager to get a start on your careerand gain experience in the Scientific Industry using the knowledge you have learned at University, then we want to hear from you.

The ChemSkill Science Vacation Program gives University Students the opportunity to gain useful experience and working knowledge within their chosen field whilst on University holidays. By participating in vacation work programs you will gain valuable experience which will assist you in obtaining graduate employment upon completion of your degree.

We will accept applications from students from all areas of science, however, our clients typically ask for students studying degrees in:

  • Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Microbiology
  • Food Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology



Our Clients are looking for students who meet the following requirements:

  • Enrolled in a relevant tertiary qualifications (current academic transcripts must be produced)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong written communication skills
  • The ability to work within a team
  • Highly motivated and enjoy being challenged
  • Access to private transport (car etc)
  • Must have full working rights in Australia at the time of application (applicants without full working rights will not be considered)


To register your interest please click the ‘Apply Now’ button and submit your resume and covering letter addressed to Emily or Natalie.

PLEASE NOTE: We are only accepting Resumes from candidates that are CURRENTLY STUDYING an Undergraduate Degree. Applications from all other candidates will not be accepted.

If you have already finished your degree please submit a Registration Form via our website to be placed on our database.

We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for the ChemSkill Vacation Program. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of candidates we can only contact those who will be shortlisted. Please note however, that your resumes will remain on our database and considered for other suitable roles.

Please Note: Unfortunately only short-listed candidates can be contacted due to high volume of applications.