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Undergraduate Opportunities – South Queensland 2020-2021 - Digital

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GHD is one of the world’s leading professional services companies operating in the global markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation. Privately owned by our people, GHD provides engineering, architecture, environmental services to private and public sector clients across five continents. Passionate about building lasting community benefit, our connected global network of 10,000 people deliver projects with high standards of safety, quality and ethics.

GHD is continuing our commitment in the engagement and development of young talent throughout our business and, as such, we are offering a number of undergraduate vacation placements in our Brisbane and South Queensland regions.

Who are we looking for:

We are looking for students currently studying a Bachelor qualification in the following disciplines:

  • Accounting/Finance
  • Business
  • Engineering (any) – Project Management
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering – General
  • Civil Engineering – Geotechnical
  • Civil Engineering – Structural
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Management
  • Interior Design
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Science – Environnemental
  • Science – Earth Sciences

While the majority of our roles are based in Brisbane, we are also offering internships in the Gold Coast, Gympie, the Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba and the Wide Bay region.

To be successful in this role you will:

Be passionate about your field, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, a high attention to detail, enjoy building networks and working with others and have a willingness to learn and experience new opportunities in a multidisciplinary environment.

Within our encouraging environment, your initiative and desire to learn will result in outstanding career opportunities.

What we offer:

Undergraduate roles will commence from 30th November 2020 (start date can be flexible). We are passionate about the development of our students with ongoing opportunities for

  • Networking, training, mentoring, and exposure to different business areas and career paths.
  • Entry-level professionals are actively involved in a variety of challenging projects that will develop their technical and professional skills.
  • Long-term career prospects include Graduate opportunities, supervisory and management responsibilities, leading major projects, or technical specialisation depending on your interest.

We offer an opportunity to join a diverse and dynamic employee owned company, a professional working environment with career development potential, flexible hours and a competitive salary package based on qualifications, skills and experience in a privately held, quality driven and client focused company.


Be a part of a high functioning team, where everything we do is inspired by a level of passion and professional pride. Our ownership is what sets us apart and means our people enjoy an unrivalled amount of autonomy in their roles. It helps drive our passion and accountability in how we serve our clients, deliver projects, and pursue new opportunities.

So, do you have: passion, collaboration, imagination and values that match our own?

How do you apply?

  1. Select the "Apply Online" button below.
  2. Please allow up to 10 minutes to complete the questions included in the application form.
  3. Upload a copy of your current CV and academic transcript/s.

Applications close Monday 21st September 2020

The recruitment process:

We want you to have a positive experience, and at GHD we do this by utilising technology to keep the process timely and easy to complete. We know you are busy, so we may use processes such as video interview (pre-recorded) . If your application passes the initial shortlisting stage, then you will invited to complete this with a set deadline. We will give you the instructions at the time, but as a guide, you will have approximately 72 hours to complete these from when the invite is sent. As most communication is via email, we recommend that you use an email address that you check regularly.

As a multicultural organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. GHD is an equal opportunity employer. GHD is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities and invites applications from people of all nationalities, genders, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders. Upon request, GHD will provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.

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  • Job type:Internships
  • Disciplines:

    Accounting, Banking and Finance, Business and

  • Workrights:

    Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident,

  • Locations:

    Brisbane, Gold Coast,

  • Closing Date:21st Sep 2020, 1:59 pm


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