Government Recruitment Made Easy in Australia, with Drake International

Delivering innovative, integrity-focused, and high-quality talent solutions for government roles and public service jobs in Australia.


Introducing Drake – Australia’s premier recruitment agency for government jobs in Australia

Drake Government works across local, state and federal departments in the Australian Government, sourcing highly skilled, in-demand professionals across a broad range of roles and major projects on a temporary, contracting, permanent and volume recruitment basis.

With over 70 years’ recruitment experience in the public sector, Drake Government excels as an agency recruiting high-calibre candidates that match the required skills, knowledge, and attributes of the Australian Public Services (APS).

Need a talent partner who truly understands the APS?

Drawing on 70 years of public service sector recruitment and the expertise of our recruitment consultants, Drake Government supports the complete talent management needs of the APS – spanning APS1 through to Senior Executive Service (SES).

Our team understands APS work level standards, employment principles and legislative framework within Aus gov jobs, and we’re fully compliant with all government legislation requirements in relation to EEO, NES & WHS. Our comprehensive government recruitment services are guaranteed with a predetermined replacement period.


Our areas of expertise

A current approved talent management and HR services provider across an array of APS panels, Drake Government provides staffing services across Executive, Office Support, Technical Professional, Trades and Blue-Collar sectors.

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Executive Recruitment

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Accounting and Finance

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Marketing and Digital

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Legal and Procurement

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Administration Support

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Contact Centre

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Project Management

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Policy and Strategy

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Health Professionals

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Trades and Labourers

Explore Our Latest Jobs

For a full range of jobs available right across the country, explore our vacancies today

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Looking to source and select from a wide talent pool? Let us help you fill government jobs in Australia.

Drake Government understands that diversity and inclusion are key pillars of the APS and works to promote these values both internally and with our clients. Utilising an inclusive recruitment process, Drake Government works to actively mitigate bias and encourage diversity, combining high-touch recruitment techniques, behavioural interviewing, and technology-based assessment tools to evaluate talent purely on their merit.

Our industry connections and exclusive talent networks ensure that the broadest cross-section of applicable candidates is considered for every government role and public service job in Australia. We apply the same streamlined process to our recruitment solutions for the manufacturing and office administration sectors.


What our clients and candidates say about us

How we achieve success

Drake’s experienced team of government recruitment consultants hold a comprehensive understanding of both government operations and public service sector recruitment. Employing a partnership approach, customer service charter of excellence, and established recruitment methodology, Drake provides holistic workflow solutions aligned to the unique recruitment needs of the APS.

Specialist Consultants

Large Talent Pool

Proprietary Twelve-Step Selection Process

Proven Industry Capability

Market Mapping

Technical Testing of Skills

Inclusive Recruitment Practices

P3 Behavioural Assessment

Connect with our Drake Government team today

Whether you’re looking for a job with the Aus government or you’re looking to find a suitable candidate for an open position, please get in touch.


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