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Graduate, Mechatronics/Sytems Engineering - 2022 Graduate Programs

  • Full-time, two-year Graduate Program based in Victoria with rotations across the business
  • Gain hands-on experience and help shape the delivery of some of Victoria’s largest infrastructure projects
  • Participate in interactive career and professional learning and development workshops

About Victoria’s Big Build 

Victoria’s Big Build (Major Transport Infrastructure Authority – MTIA) was established to oversee the major transport projects in planning and construction to deliver 165 major road and rail projects that will change the way that Victorians work, live and travel. 

Projects teams include - Rail Projects Victoria (Metro Tunnel, Melbourne Airport Rail, Regional Rail Revival), North East Link Project, West Gate Tunnel Project, Level Crossing Removal Project, and Major Roads Project Victoria.

MTIA works closely with the Department of Transport to ensure major construction activities and disruptions are coordinated across the network. This includes plans to keep people moving through major work periods. We also work with industry to ensure it has the skilled workers needed to deliver Victoria’s massive construction program.

About the role 

Make a difference for all Victorians – this is your chance to work together with a committed team, to contribute to the delivery of major projects whilst gaining experience and capabilities to develop your career. We offer a comprehensive development program including discipline and business rotations, welcome week (induction), and a tailored Graduate Learning Series (workshops, training and tours). 

By joining our team, you will be making it easier for Victorians to get where they need to go and contribute to improving our liveability. Delivering these massive projects takes multi-disciplinary teams working collaboratively in a complex and creative environment. Does this sound like your ideal workplace?

Graduates will be employed at a VPS3 grade with a starting salary of $71,853 plus superannuation (effective from September 2021 – as per VPS EA 2020).

About you

We are seeking recent graduates, representative of Victoria's diverse community to join the 2022 Victoria’s Big Build Graduate Programs. Take the opportunity to build both your career and Victoria's infrastructure.

You will be highly motivated, demonstrate strong interpersonal and problem-solving capabilities and keen to kick start your career. 

To be eligible, you must have completed your degree between January 2020 and January 2022 and have Australian full working rights at the time of application.

Please visit the Victoria’s Big Build website ( to find out more about the Graduate Programs including eligibility, disciplines, rotation opportunities and how to submit your application.

How to apply 

Applications are submitted through the Victorian Government's careers website and must include:

  • Resume (three pages max)
  • Copy of your academic transcript (official or unofficial – must include your name, university and course title)
  • Proof of Australian working rights (e.g. Australia/New Zealand Passport; Birth Certificate or Permanent Residency

You must attach the above documentation by the closing date, otherwise your application will not progress. Applications will not be accepted via email. Candidates applying must have working rights within Australia at the time of application as we are unable to offer work sponsorship.

Applications process

Our selection process includes a mix of assessment activities such as cognitive assessments, interviews and pre-employment checks.

Successful candidates will commence the program in February 2022.

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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Construction, Engineering, Engineering Mechatronics, Government

  • Work rights:

    New Zealand Citizen, Australian Citizen,

  • Locations:


  • Salary

    $71,853 plus Superannuation



  • Position Start Date


  • Program Duration

    2 Years

  • Remote Friendly


  • Closing Date:12th Apr 2021, 1:59 pm


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