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We are currently seeking expressions of interest for our 2020 program and we would love to hear from you! Please complet…
Hiring Graduates with Degrees In
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IT & Computer Science
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Minimum Salary
$75,000
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Engineering Graduate Jobs overview

Engineering Graduates will be able to work in a wide variety of industries for either public or private sector. Positions may even be available on a contract basis. Engineering has sub-specialties in which an Engineering Graduate may work or take extra courses in order to specialise:

  • Mechanical
  • Electrical
  • Civil 
  • Aerospace
  • Petroleum
  • Software
  • Geotechnical

If you can think of an industry, there is probably a job for an Engineer within it!

Where to Find Engineering Graduate Jobs

Depending on which type of Engineering Graduate you are and what your special field of education is, you may want to try looking for employment with the main companies in your area of specialisation. For instance, an Aerospace Engineer might try applying at Boeing Defence Australia, while a Software Engineer might choose among software companies like Microsoft.

Top Five Industries Hiring Engineers

The main five industries consistently hiring Engineering Graduates are:

  • Architectural, Engineering and Technical Services
  • Computer System Design and Related Services
  • Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing
  • Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
  • Tertiary Education

Salary

The average salary for an experienced Engineer is around $129,786 across all fields. The lowest salary for new Engineers is $40,000 for those in Administration and Technical Support roles. The highest salary is $300,000 for those specialising in Environmental Engineering, Management and Supervisory roles, and Water and Waste Engineers.

Career Outlook

The need for Engineers has been rising steadily over the past five to ten years. According to the Institute of Engineers Australia, demand has increased at approximately 8% compound growth per year. In recent years the percentage of those Engineering Graduates who are working full time in relevant fields is 82.8% of male Engineers and 75.0% of female Engineers.

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Engineering Graduate Jobs Graduate Sucess Stories


  • Graduate stories
I am responsible for researching technological improvements to the Bayer Process to help the company grow and sustain our current practices locally and globally.

Calum McMulkin

  • Graduate stories
I am responsible for researching technological improvements to the Bayer Process to help the company grow and sustain our current practices locally and globally.

Calum McMulkin

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  • Graduate stories
As a structural engineer, your career prospects are endless. From skyscrapers and stadiums to cranes and conveyors, every facet of infrastructure in the world requires structural engineers.

Jeff Zhou

  • Graduate stories
As a structural engineer, your career prospects are endless. From skyscrapers and stadiums to cranes and conveyors, every facet of infrastructure in the world requires structural engineers.

Jeff Zhou

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  • Graduate stories
I picked accounting and finance as my specialisation because accounting knowledge is something that can be applied on every business.

Chun Long (Toby) Mau

  • Graduate stories
I picked accounting and finance as my specialisation because accounting knowledge is something that can be applied on every business.

Chun Long (Toby) Mau

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  • Graduate stories
My day at work changes week on week depending what my rotation needs me to do. The last project I worked on was redesigning the intranet to make information more accessible.

Jacob Gyzen

  • Graduate stories
My day at work changes week on week depending what my rotation needs me to do. The last project I worked on was redesigning the intranet to make information more accessible.

Jacob Gyzen

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  • Graduate stories
My role is to support our projects with effective planning and the execution of preventative asset maintenance.

Courtney Bolton

  • Graduate stories
My role is to support our projects with effective planning and the execution of preventative asset maintenance.

Courtney Bolton

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  • Graduate stories
One thing I find exciting about my job is being present through all phases of the operation; from design and construction to implementation.

Harry Kaveney

  • Graduate stories
One thing I find exciting about my job is being present through all phases of the operation; from design and construction to implementation.

Harry Kaveney

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  • Graduate stories
I am responsible for researching technological improvements to the Bayer Process to help the company grow and sustain our current practices locally and globally.

Calum McMulkin

  • Graduate stories
I am responsible for researching technological improvements to the Bayer Process to help the company grow and sustain our current practices locally and globally.

Calum McMulkin

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  • Graduate stories
As a structural engineer, your career prospects are endless. From skyscrapers and stadiums to cranes and conveyors, every facet of infrastructure in the world requires structural engineers.

Jeff Zhou

  • Graduate stories
As a structural engineer, your career prospects are endless. From skyscrapers and stadiums to cranes and conveyors, every facet of infrastructure in the world requires structural engineers.

Jeff Zhou

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  • Graduate stories
I picked accounting and finance as my specialisation because accounting knowledge is something that can be applied on every business.

Chun Long (Toby) Mau

  • Graduate stories
I picked accounting and finance as my specialisation because accounting knowledge is something that can be applied on every business.

Chun Long (Toby) Mau

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  • Graduate stories
My day at work changes week on week depending what my rotation needs me to do. The last project I worked on was redesigning the intranet to make information more accessible.

Jacob Gyzen

  • Graduate stories
My day at work changes week on week depending what my rotation needs me to do. The last project I worked on was redesigning the intranet to make information more accessible.

Jacob Gyzen

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  • Graduate stories
My role is to support our projects with effective planning and the execution of preventative asset maintenance.

Courtney Bolton

  • Graduate stories
My role is to support our projects with effective planning and the execution of preventative asset maintenance.

Courtney Bolton

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  • Graduate stories
One thing I find exciting about my job is being present through all phases of the operation; from design and construction to implementation.

Harry Kaveney

  • Graduate stories
One thing I find exciting about my job is being present through all phases of the operation; from design and construction to implementation.

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Engineering Graduate Jobs Day in the Life Stories


  • Day in the life

Zac Langsford

Zac Langsford studied Bachelor of Commerce, Property Development and Valuation at Curtin University, and is now Trainee Development Manager, Commercial Development at Mirvac
  • Day in the life

Zac Langsford

Zac Langsford studied Bachelor of Commerce, Property Development and Valuation at Curtin University, and is now Trainee Development Manager, Commercial Development at Mirvac
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  • Day in the life

Sebastian Lax

Sebastian Lax is now working as Trainee Development Manager, Apartment Residential Division at Mirvac
  • Day in the life

Sebastian Lax

Sebastian Lax is now working as Trainee Development Manager, Apartment Residential Division at Mirvac
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  • Day in the life

Michelle Horne

Michelle Horne studied ​a ​Bachelor of Computer and Information Science & Bachelor of Media Arts ​at University of South Australia in 2012, and is now a Software Engineer at BAE Systems.
  • Day in the life

Michelle Horne

Michelle Horne studied ​a ​Bachelor of Computer and Information Science & Bachelor of Media Arts ​at University of South Australia in 2012, and is now a Software Engineer at BAE Systems.
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  • Day in the life

Laura Boyd

Laura Boyd graduated with a Bachelor of Economics and Human Resources at University of Sydney in 2017, and is now a Sales Graduate at Dyson.
  • Day in the life

Laura Boyd

Laura Boyd graduated with a Bachelor of Economics and Human Resources at University of Sydney in 2017, and is now a Sales Graduate at Dyson.
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  • Day in the life

Tristan Ashford

Tristan Ashford studied a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (1st Hons) and Bachelor of Economics at The University of Western Australia in 2015 and is now Fairview Operations Engineer at Santos.
  • Day in the life

Tristan Ashford

Tristan Ashford studied a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (1st Hons) and Bachelor of Economics at The University of Western Australia in 2015 and is now Fairview Operations Engineer at Santos.
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  • Day in the life

Amrit Pal Singh

Amrit Pal Singh studied a Bachelor of Engineering (Software) (Honours) and is a graduate software engineer at BAE Systems.
  • Day in the life

Amrit Pal Singh

Amrit Pal Singh studied a Bachelor of Engineering (Software) (Honours) and is a graduate software engineer at BAE Systems.
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  • Day in the life

Zac Langsford

Zac Langsford studied Bachelor of Commerce, Property Development and Valuation at Curtin University, and is now Trainee Development Manager, Commercial Development at Mirvac
  • Day in the life

Zac Langsford

Zac Langsford studied Bachelor of Commerce, Property Development and Valuation at Curtin University, and is now Trainee Development Manager, Commercial Development at Mirvac
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  • Day in the life

Sebastian Lax

Sebastian Lax is now working as Trainee Development Manager, Apartment Residential Division at Mirvac
  • Day in the life

Sebastian Lax

Sebastian Lax is now working as Trainee Development Manager, Apartment Residential Division at Mirvac
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  • Day in the life

Michelle Horne

Michelle Horne studied ​a ​Bachelor of Computer and Information Science & Bachelor of Media Arts ​at University of South Australia in 2012, and is now a Software Engineer at BAE Systems.
  • Day in the life

Michelle Horne

Michelle Horne studied ​a ​Bachelor of Computer and Information Science & Bachelor of Media Arts ​at University of South Australia in 2012, and is now a Software Engineer at BAE Systems.
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  • Day in the life

Laura Boyd

Laura Boyd graduated with a Bachelor of Economics and Human Resources at University of Sydney in 2017, and is now a Sales Graduate at Dyson.
  • Day in the life

Laura Boyd

Laura Boyd graduated with a Bachelor of Economics and Human Resources at University of Sydney in 2017, and is now a Sales Graduate at Dyson.
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  • Day in the life

Tristan Ashford

Tristan Ashford studied a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (1st Hons) and Bachelor of Economics at The University of Western Australia in 2015 and is now Fairview Operations Engineer at Santos.
  • Day in the life

Tristan Ashford

Tristan Ashford studied a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (1st Hons) and Bachelor of Economics at The University of Western Australia in 2015 and is now Fairview Operations Engineer at Santos.
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  • Day in the life

Amrit Pal Singh

Amrit Pal Singh studied a Bachelor of Engineering (Software) (Honours) and is a graduate software engineer at BAE Systems.
  • Day in the life

Amrit Pal Singh

Amrit Pal Singh studied a Bachelor of Engineering (Software) (Honours) and is a graduate software engineer at BAE Systems.
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