Jacobs Graduate Mechanical Engineer - Water in North Sydney, Australia

Graduate Mechanical Engineer - Water


Imagine the Possibilities

Ideas can come from anywhere that’s why we want you to join our Graduate Program!

Jacobs is a global provider of technical, professional and scientific services including engineering, architecture, construction, operations and project management. With 74,000 employees in 230 locations around the world, we serve a broad range of companies and organizations, including industrial, commercial and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

As part of the Jacobs Graduate Program, you will work on real projects, bids and tenders from the get go. Gaining valuable experience to build on your theoretical knowledge, our program provides you the opportunity to collaborate with a range of experts and industry leaders to help guide, mentor and shape your career.

Jacobs Graduates are well supported with professional and personal development programs in place to ensure you have the opportunity to be the best you can be. You will be part of the Jacobs Future Network which is a global program designed for early career professionals. The employee-led network helps members see the opportunities available at Jacobs, feel connected to the company and their global colleagues, gain exposure to leaders, and helps you to shape and fulfil your career aspirations.

About the Opportunity: Graduate Mechanical Engineer (Water)

Our Water Resources and Water Engineering team provides specialist consulting services across a diverse range of water resources and water engineering applications and markets. Within the water engineering and process teams, our skills include concept, preliminary and detailed design of: gravity and pressure main distribution pipelines, pumping stations, water and wastewater treatment plants, desalination, and network strategy and planning.

As a Graduate Engineer in the Water Engineering group at Jacobs, you will work on key water infrastructure projects, providing you with hands-on exposure to all aspects of project delivery including design, estimating, cost planning, tender reviews and negotiation and post contract.

Some of the exciting projects that we are currently delivering include;

  • Broken Hill Pipeline

  • Sydney Harbour Bridge 3D Modelling

About you

At Jacobs we value people. Having the right balance of diversity, career and lifestyle enables us to consistently deliver and exceed clients’ expectations. Working alongside industry leaders, you will have the opportunity to develop your career working on key projects in an environment which encourages collaboration, knowledge sharing and innovation. To support your professional growth, Jacobs flexible working arrangements, extended leave options and a host of social, health and wellbeing events and initiatives will underpin our commitment to you.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have completed your degree by January 2019

  • Be technically inquisitive

  • Possess strong leadership skills

  • Have the ability to work independently and in a team to learn from another perspective

  • Ask questions and challenge the norm

  • Be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian permanent resident

Does this sound like you? To become a Graduate at Jacobs, apply today! Please include the following documents so we are able to make an informed decision. Incomplete applications cannot be considered;

  • Resume

  • Cover letter – tell us about yourself & in which specific discipline you have a passion in and where you see your career developing

  • Academic Record

  • Working rights - Scan/Copy of a Birth Certificate or Passport (Vevo check if applicable)

Primary Location Australia-Australia Countrywide-North Sydney

Req ID: EAS0000Z0