2022 Graduate Program - Expression of Interest

Coles Supermarkets  All Locations 


Requisition ID: 9043 

Employment Type: Full time 


Good things start here


This could be the very first step towards an exciting new career with us – a fresh beginning. At the Coles Group, these are moments we live for.


Starting good things is what drives our purpose: to sustainably feed all Australians so they can lead healthier, happier lives. With a team of 120,000 people and an iconic portfolio of Australia’s most trusted brands, we’re perfectly positioned to turn a promising start into a whole lot more.


Graduate Programs are key to how we develop and inspire our future leaders. Across the two-year program graduates will develop the core and specialist skills they need to kick start their career at Coles.

Whether you’re based in store, on site or at Store Support Centre (corporate office), as a Coles graduate you will be challenged from day one, have real responsibilities and build your network across the business. You’ll be coached and guided by leaders from across Coles – readying you for an accelerated career.


As soon as you step onto the program, you will play a vital role in how we deliver our strategy and fulfil our purpose to sustainably feed all Australians to help them lead healthier, happier lives.


We’re looking for graduates who are curious and want to embrace innovation and change, while inspiring customers in everything they do.


Why Coles?
We’re committed to making this a great place to work, from day one. From flexible working arrangements to discounts across all our internal brands (including 5% off at Coles supermarkets!), there are plenty of reasons to love working here. Explore all this and more at our Coles Careers website.


For everyone who shares our passion
We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities and cultures – including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people living with disability. We’re happy to adjust our recruitment process to support accessibility needs – so reach out to us at www.careers.colesgroup.com.au > Careers for everyone > Disability employment.




You’ll be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or hold permanent residency at the time of application​. For our Store Support program, you’ll have completed a bachelor's degree before commencing the program and have a minimum of a diploma for our Operations program.


We’d love to meet you
If you have the skills, experience and motivation to succeed in this role, take the next step and click Apply to register your interest.