Join our team and help shape our cities and communities.

Bates Smart invests in our people and their individual talents. We aim to provide all employees with a challenging and exciting work environment.

Current Opportunities

Bates Smart is always looking for talented diverse individuals to join our team.

We strongly encourage all candidates to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, individuals from multicultural backgrounds, and those with disabilities.

We encourage those with strong design capabilities, relevant qualifications and effective communication skills to apply.

Please submit an expression of interest and include your resume, portfolio and studio location preference.

Applications should be sent to:

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Bates Smart Future Employees

Student Opportunities

Bates Smart believes in providing students with an opportunity to enter the industry and learn first-hand the many facets of their chosen discipline.

Employment opportunities offer students practical experience to supplement their related studies. We employ students at varying stages and offer opportunities for casual and full-time work throughout their studies.

Our mentorship program provides everyone with the opportunity to learn from and receive the support and guidance of a highly experienced person in their field who is passionate about sharing their wealth of knowledge.

Bates Smart is proud to sponsor a number of awards for top-performing students studying architecture and design at Australian universities.

Bates Smart also contributes to the CareerTrackers Internship Program, which supports Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.

Employment Philosophy

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