South Australia offers job opportunities in the private and public sectors at all levels of expertise and across a range of industries.

Skilled employment opportunities are available in many industry sectors including resources, health services, ICT, engineering, management and trades.

  • Bioscience is a rapidly developing new industry, with 50 new companies expected to set up in the state in the next decade.  
  • South Australia's information and communications technologies (ICT) industries base is one of the fastest growing in Australia. It offers world-class capability in design, development and manufacture. 
  • South Australia is home to more than 300 export-oriented health companies marketing products and services to more than 100 countries worldwide.
  • Adelaide is the Asia Pacific base for a growing number of back office, shared service, contact centre, data centre, help desk and administration and processing operations of major global companies.
  • The automotive and food industries, including wine, have led the state's export growth over the past decade. Manufacturing continues as an important sector of the state economy.