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Summer Internship Opportunity - Female Civil Engineering Student

  About Port of Brisbane

We’re so much more than ‘just a port’. From property managers to marine operations and security specialists, strategic developers and IT experts, our team is truly diverse. Whatever your role, it’s likely no two days will be the same. The very nature of what we do means new challenges, new tasks and new projects are always on the horizon. As we innovate in a changing industry, we need people who get the job done and then help us do it better. Our best people do that every day. 

At Port of Brisbane we make sure our interns get to work on real projects

As an undergraduate you’ll have an opportunity to apply your academic knowledge in a real-world setting. You’ll join a team delivering engineering projects across a broad range of civil infrastructure, including wharves, roads, bridges and utilities. You’ll get hands on in managing contractors, designers and suppliers in order to contribute to the successful delivery of capital and maintenance projects. 

A welcoming, supportive culture

You’ll be welcomed and mentored by your manager and a multi-disciplinary team of engineers to gain hands on experience across all aspects of your field. You’ll benefit from the know-how of our experienced long-termers, as well as the fresh ideas of the new experts we’re bringing into the business and you’ll build trusted relationships across the Company to build your professional network.

A proud reputation; a bright future

You’ll gain experience within a company proud to be renowned for best practice in our industry. We continue to invest in innovation and growth to move PBPL and the maritime industry forward. Our continued success depends on the diverse skills, experiences and perspectives of our people. Join us to experience how we build a bright future for PBPL, for Queensland and for you. 

Working with us 

We really do have a great bunch of people who want to be here! We expect a lot from our people, who are committed and dedicated to our mission. But our teams tell us they really value the balance they can achieve between work and home life. From a family-friendly culture and work rosters to flexible work arrangements where possible, we’ll support you to bring your best, at work and at home. 

Diversity and Inclusion

We’re proud of our culture. We welcome diversity within our teams and acknowledge that our people are the source of our success. We are committed to providing all our people with an environment where everyone is treated with respect and dignity and our teams have a range of perspectives and experiences, so you can be sure that your contribution will be valued.  

The Port of Brisbane is currently accepting applications for our First Nations Engineering Internship program based at the Port of Brisbane. The program is an opportunity for a female engineering student to find out more about working in an engineering environment 

About the Opportunity and Eligibility

This program will run in person, subject to COVID-19 restrictions over the summer period with the potential for continued ongoing work.

As part of the program, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • learn more about who we are and the work we do;
  • work on real projects, supported by a team of Engineering professionals;
  • get to know our people and build mentoring relationships with them.

As part of the Summer Internship, we are looking for a female intern to join our team. These opportunities aim to build the next generation of diverse and inclusive talent ready for careers in Engineering.

To be eligible you will need to be: 

Currently studying a Civil Engineering degree and are  female. 

PBPL considers this advertisement to be an equal opportunity measure under s105 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991.

Closed 10 days ago
Closed 10 days ago
  • Job type:Internships
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering Civil Structural

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, Australian Citizen

  • Locations:




  • Closing Date:19th Nov 2021, 12:59 pm


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