Careers - Application Process

How do I apply for a job at ARA?

All applications should be submitted using the online application process. The first step in the process is to visit the ARA Jobs website at www.ausrad.com and choose from one of the three applicant gateways depending on whether you a First Time Candidate, Returning Candidate, or Current Employee. If you are a First Time Candidate, please create a New Account to submit your resume to ARA. Returning Candidates will need to use their previous username and password to sign in, search and apply for open positions. If you need assistance with completing the online application, please contact the ARA Human Resource Department at 512-795-5100, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Do I need an email address to apply for positions at ARA?

In order to complete the online application, an email address is required. It is also useful to have an active email account for your online application as you will receive an email to confirm you have applied for a specific position and when the if the position has been filled.

How will I know if my online application was submitted successfully?


You will receive an email confirmation once you have completed the online application process. To ensure that the information you submitted was completed accurately, you are encouraged to log back in to your account and review your information. You will also receive an email confirmation after your successfully apply for a specific position.

How can I tell if my resume is still active in the ARA system?
 
Resumes remain active in the ARA database for 60 days. However, as you attain additional work or educational experience, you are encouraged to update your application.

Resumes remain active in the ARA database for 60 days. However, as you attain additional work or educational experience, you are encouraged to update your application.

What if I forget my password?


Go to the login screen and on the bottom of the page select, “Can’t remember your password? Click here”. Next, enter in your email address and select “E-mail My Password”. You may also a secret question for your password as well. An email titled “Your Account Details” from [email protected] will be sent to the email address associated with your user profile. Your password will be listed in the body of the email.

If I don't have a computer, how can I apply for positions at ARA?


You may send your resume to the ARA Human Resources Department, located at 12554 Riata Vista Circle, Austin TX, 78727. You may also fax your resume to 512-795-5122. Computers are also available at most public libraries.

Careers - Searching & Applying for Open Positions

How do I search for open positions?

To browse for open positions, select “Open Jobs” on the Main Career Page.

What happens after I submit my application for a position?


You will receive an email confirmation when you have successfully applied to an open position. Your application and qualifications will be reviewed by a recruiter to determine whether you meet the minimum qualifications of the position and whether you possess the department’s preferred skills and experience. The hiring manager will review applications from the forwarded candidates and select those they are interested in contacting for an interview. The hiring manager and/or recruiter will contact an applicant directly if they are interested in arranging an interview. Following the interviews, the hiring manager will select the most suitable and qualified candidate for the position.

Where can I find salary information for open positions?


Salary information is not provided as part of the online job postings. The hiring department can provide salary ranges during the selection process.

How are individuals selected for interviews?

The hiring department determines which applicants they are interested in interviewing for an open position. If the hiring department is interested in interviewing an applicant for a position, they will contact the applicant directly by phone or email.

How do I know if a job at ARA is still open?


Any position that appears on the Job Postings website is still open. If you have any questions regarding the status of your application, you may contact the Human Resources Department at 512-795-5100, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

How long does a position remain open?


Most positions are posted on the www.ausrad.com website for a minimum of 3 calendar days. ARA does not have defined closing dates for positions. A position will remain open until the position is filled.

How will I know if a position has been filled or closed?


If a position is no longer on the ARA Job website, the position has either been filled or closed.

Who can I contact if I need an accommodation for special assistance in completing my application?


If you are a person with a disability and require assistance with the employment process, please contact ARA Human Resources Department at 512-795-5100, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Careers - Application Status

How do I check the status of my application?


You will receive an email from [email protected] when the position has been filled. For questions regarding the status of your application, contact the ARA Human Resources Department at 512-795-5100, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Who can I talk directly to about a job I have applied for?


A recruiter or hiring manager will contact you directly if they are interested in speaking with you about a position you applied for. We regret that due to the volume of applicants ARA receives, we are unable to respond to each candidate individually regarding the status of their application.