2024 Graduate Program - Engineering


Location: Brisbane

Job Type: Full time


About the Role

Sunwater manages a multi-billion dollar infrastructure network including large dams, weirs and distribution networks which support 24 water supply schemes across Queensland. We know how important water is to the livelihoods of our more than 5000 irrigation, industrial, commercial and urban customers, and to Queensland’s overall economic wellbeing. Our purpose is clear at Sunwater – ‘Delivering water for prosperity’. We are responsible for providing around 40 per cent of all water used commercially in Queensland. That’s more than 1300 gigalitres a year.

At Sunwater you will be provided with:

  • A formal development plan with a focus on career progression
  • The opportunity to learn in a practical, real-world setting
  • Have the opportunity to join Sunwater’s professional development programs like Future Fit Leaders and Customer Experience Program
  • Be provided with mentoring and support throughout your Graduate Program

About you:

We are looking for talented Engineers with a focus on Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering who are passionate about water and are eager to learn and grow with us. As a member of the Sunwater team, you will have access to cutting-edge technology and training programs, as well as opportunities for career advancement and personal growth.

To be considered for our graduate program you must be either in your final year of study or have recently completed your degree (less than 2 years ago) in Civil Engineering or Electrical Engineering. In addition, you must be an Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident or have entered Australia on a valid passport with unrestricted rights to employment.

What’s great about working at Sunwater?

We are committed to delivering water for prosperity for our customers and providing our people with a dynamic and safe work environment, with a range of benefits including:

  • Attractive remuneration and benefits (including 17.5% leave loading) aligned to an Enterprise Agreement
  • Innovative, diverse organisation that puts safety first
  • A focus on internal career development and progression
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Contemporary health and wellbeing programs (‘Mental Health First Aid’ Skilled workplace recognition)

Delivering the best outcome for our customers is what motivates us. We understand our customers’ needs and the essential role they play in regional growth and prosperity. If you are seeking the opportunity to develop your career and gain experience in a range of environments, apply now.

For further information visit www.sunwater.com.au or contact Resourcing@Sunwater.com.au.

Sunwater acknowledges the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples as the Traditional Custodians of the land upon which we operate. We pay our respects to the Elders past and present and extend that respect to all First Nations people who reside on this land.

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