ABOUT > Working in SA Government

The South Australian Government is made up of dedicated people who want to make a difference. More than 100,000 South Australians work for the South Australian Government; its the largest workforce in the State.
Rich in diversity, with a wide range of roles, responsibilities and clients, we are looking for the be​st and the brightest.
By working for the Government of South Australia you can contribute to the success of our community in a variety of interesting and challenging areas such as education, health, environment, justice, tourism, emergency services, transport and more.  Further details about each government department can be found on sa.gov.au​.
We are building a modern and capable public sector that works together with citizens, business and communities to deliver results for South Australia.
There are exciting opportunities for people at all stages in their career - from entry level jobs, graduate roles, apprenticeships and traineeships, return to work opportunities, management roles and more.
 Our sector recognises, celebrates and looks for a diversity of experience. We encourage people to join us from other sectors and bring their wealth of knowledge with them. 
Classification Levels​​
Every job in the SA Government has a classification level which describes what sort of duties are performed and what the salary is. To learn more about the different roles, classifications and salary ranges, please explore the groupings below. ​​
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expand Group : Executive ‎(15)
expand Group : Hourly ‎(11)
expand Group : OtherNegotiated ‎(4)
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