You’ll belong to a diverse community where every day you are encouraged to be yourself and supported to grow professionally and as a person.
We employ the best within the energy market.

Why join us

Working at RACE

At RACE for 2030 you’ll rub shoulders with some of the brightest, most passionate people in the energy business.

Our people are the foundation of our success. We employ, retain and develop talent from a diverse range of experiences and perspectives. We are committed to fostering a culture of innovation – one that will help us solve the energy challenges of tomorrow.

Benefits of  working at RACE

A career with us is more than just a competitive salary. We support our staff with a range of employment benefits, development programs and career opportunities.

Whether it’s assisting your career progression, offering flexible working arrangements, or building your professional skills, we’re focused on rewarding your contribution.

Some of the benefits you’ll get with working at RACE:

    • Stay Healthy – walking meetings, team step challenges, weekly Pilates

    • Social Activities – team lunches,  fika!, trivia and escape rooms to name a few  

    • Find Balance – employee assistance program and a self-care hub

    • Technology Support – money towards internet and broadband usage

Core Values

Our values guide everything we do.

We have five core values that guide our organisation and how we work with our stakeholders


  • We listen to the people’s voice
  • Speak from the heart
  • Translate passion into action
  • We build together
  • Seek impact through innovation

What our team say

I have always liked to feel the work I do and the people I work with help shape the future. At RACE we have the passion, purpose and dedication to support Australia’s energy transition to a cleaner, greener future through collaborative research and knowledge share, and that is something I am proud to be a part of.

Seamas Kenny
Project Development & Commercialisation Manager

The energy system is undergoing a transition, the like of which we have not seen for more than a hundred years. RACE is providing research that enables the full benefits of this transition to renewable decentralised energy and it is an honour to be part of this.

Ha Bui
Marketing & Communications Manager

At RACE, we embrace the power of partnerships and cross-sectoral collaboration between Australian businesses in academia to tackle the greatest challenges of our age. It’s a great place to be!

Dorota Bacal
Capacity Builder

Open vacancies

RACE for 2030 is constantly working to maintain and improve our inclusive, friendly workplace. We pride ourselves that both applicants and our people receive unbiased treatment without discrimination on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, race or any other protected characteristic. Talented people are talented people.

Industry PhD scholarships (various)

Are you looking to expand your skills and put the theory you’ve learnt into practical work? 

Throughout the year RACE for 2030 recruits for PhD students for industry placements. We will shortly be announcing our next recruitment round. 

Please visit the Industry PhD page to find out out more.

Do you have any questions?

Get in touch to learn more about our opportunities!

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