How it works

How it works

Participants enter the program by working at one of our companies: UGL, CPB Contractors, Broad, Leighton Asia, Thiess and Sedgman. Over the course of the program, rotations and industry exposure activities are also available at CIMIC, EIC Activities and Pacific Partnerships.

With support for your transition from student to professional from technical experts and mentors, we’ll challenge you with exciting projects and genuine responsibilities. We’ll expand your knowledge with professional development sessions to build your strengths, leadership skills and business acumen. And you’ll be exposed to a variety of projects and companies within CIMIC Group.


Our structured program

You receive structured on-the-job training, guided learning plans and leadership mentoring. Over the two-year program, you will undertake two 12-month rotations with placements across the various lines of business. Having the opportunity to rotate across sectors as well as projects provides you with greater opportunities to build your career.

Graduate program opportunities are available across disciplines including:

  • commercial
  • finance (accounting)
  • health & safety
  • environment
  • sustainability
  • engineering:
    • civil
    • electrical
    • mechanical
    • mechatronics
    • control systems
    • communications
    • telecommunications
    • process
  • Achieve technical, professional and personal growth through a structured program
  • Participate in leadership development and networking sessions to accelerate their careers
  • Have opportunities to work on large complex projects across CIMIC Group’s portfolio of work
  • Learn from a globally-recognised organisation with exposure to industry leaders and technical experts
  • Secure access to an exciting career path supported by a strong culture of internal recruitment and progression
  • Operate within a global network including engaging with other graduates
  • Work in challenging, diverse and inclusive environments
  • Meet CIMIC Group executives at induction and graduation.

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Join an award winning program

Join an award winning program

CIMIC Group is recognised as a top graduate employer by the Australian Association of Graduate Employers.