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Graduate Engineer - Immediate Start

About the Company

Established in 1958, WEM is the leading civil construction company in NSW. We believe in working alongside our clients and partners to ensure 'we deliver as promised'. From design conception through to project completion, our solution focused management style and experience from over 60 years contracting allows us to complete the entire project scope, exceeding our clients expectations. 

About the Role

You will enter our graduate rotation program with opportunities in the Site Management, Estimating and Project Management team.

In each role you they will have the responsibility of planning and managing elements of our projects. They must also ensure effective quality management processes, planning and programming of future works, forecasting, cost tracking processes and production progress.

Types of Projects

We have multiple projects underway and more to commence soon. Operating within Sydney's booming Northwest & Southwest, Hunter and Illawarra region, these projects vary in size and complexity affording significant experience to the right candidate.


The following duties are anticipated from our successful applicants:

  • Thorough understanding of the drawings, specifications and quality, WHS and environmental requirements for all site related activities.
  • Supporting the implementation of the project quality, WHS and environmental management plans on all projects.
  • Assisting daily project monitoring with respect to toolbox inspections, checklists, documentation and record keeping.
  • Assisting the monitoring and updating the construction programme and site activity.
  • Ensuring materials are procured in advance of the requirements of the construction programme.
  • Assisting in monitoring daily work activities to maximise the utilisation of plant and resources.
  • Implementing improvements with respect to managing site related costs.

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management
  • Commitment to health, safety, environment and quality policies and procedures.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong relationship building, influencing and negotiation skills.
  • Confident in the use of Microsoft office suite. We are an Office 365 environment and use Salesforce for our CRM.
  • Desire to be part of a "can do", vibrant and dynamic team.
  • Pride yourself on providing a professional and timely service to meet deadlines.

Our Culture

The WEM culture embraces team success, effort, loyalty, empowerment, social conscience and willingness to go the extra yard. We encourage support and have in place ongoing mentorship and feedback to give every employee the opportunity to learn, develop and advance.


  • Growth and advancement opportunities for the right candidate in an industry leading company.
  • Significant training and development opportunities.
  • Ongoing mentorship from all levels of the business.
  • Access to all levels of senior management.
  • Working in an environment that allows employees to maximise their potential.

How to Apply

Click 'Apply Now' to submit your application.

Due to the high volume of applications and enquiries, we are only able to respond to shortlisted candidates.

Please note: You will be required to undertake and pass a drug and alcohol test, along with a Pre-employment medical assessment.

Only applicants who meet our minimum selection criteria will be contacted. Unfortunately applicants on working Visas or seeking sponsorship will not be considered.

Closed 6 months ago
Closed 6 months ago
  • Job type:Entry Level Jobs
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    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

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  • Closing Date:6th Jul 2021, 1:59 pm


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