The Australian Synchrotron Career FAQs provides potential candidates with information on career opportunities with Australian Synchrotron. Here, we answer many questions frequently posed by potential candidates:

When I apply for a position when will I receive feedback regarding my application?
All positions advertised have a closing date. Applications are reviewed after the closing date and feedback will be provided to candidates within a few weeks.

Who do I contact if I have further questions regarding my application?
Contact details are provided in advertisements, alternatively you can contact Australian Synchrotron Human Resources on 03 8540 4100 or e-mail

What is the standard recruitment process?
The recruitment process can vary depending upon the position; however the standard recruitment process consists of one or two interviews, reference checks and a psychometric assessment.

What happens to my application after I have applied for a position?
After the closing date, your application is viewed by the selection panel. Once the position has been closed, your application will be stored for future opportunities. Should you wish for your application not to be stored then please contact Human Resources by email at

Who should I contact if I am interested in working for the Australian Synchrotron?
Current vacancies are advertised on the Australian Synchrotron website and we encourage you to keep checking for current vacancies. 

Can I apply for more than one position if I think I qualify or meet the key selection criteria?
Yes you may, however if you are contacted by a member of the HR team or by the recruiting manager, please ensure you let them know that you have applied for another position.

Can I withdraw my application after I have applied for a position?
Yes, you may withdraw your application at anytime by either logging back into the recruitment portal or e-mailing

How do I remove my personal information?
Should you wish to not be considered for future opportunities please contact Human Resources at for your information to be removed.