Graduate Engineer

Job Description

Location: Rockhampton

Start your Graduate career in 2025 with Aurizon, Australia’s largest rail freight operator!

Our 2-year Graduate Program builds outstanding foundations for a successful future. You will have the opportunity to work across diverse areas of our business and engage in meaningful projects all while developing your technical skills, leadership capability, and professional networks. We offer a supportive and challenging program which provides flexible career paths aimed to support you in a successful and rewarding career with us. As an Aurizon Graduate you will have-

  • A dedicated mentor in the business to guide and support you in the early stages of your career 
  • Structured, individualised development program focused on both personal and professional skills
  • Graduate challenges, working in multi-disciplined teams presenting innovative solutions for Aurizon’s future

About Aurizon Graduates: 

  • We are seeking Graduates who can build great leadership skills as well as develop their technical capability
  • Graduates who want to grow their career in Aurizon and are flexible to work in the regional communities where Aurizon operates
  • Have ambition and demonstrate both exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.  Most importantly have the passion and drive to succeed
  • You must have successfully completed an undergraduate degree or higher qualification that is bachelor level or above, and completed your relevant qualification by December 2024
  • Current Opportunity: Civil Engineering Graduate

Start your Graduate journey in our highly experienced Civil Infrastructure Engineering team, as we coach and mentor you- putting your theory into practice! Working a mix of both field and office work, this role will see you develop on your foundation of skills as you are exposed to Civil Asset Renewal projects throughout the CQCN (Central QLD Coal Network). Your team form inception plans and delivers multiple asset renewal product scopes or third party projects to a quality standard within set allocated timeframes. As a graduate you will be afforded the opportunity to work on varying asset projects, supported by Senior team members from scope inception through to execution on the project delivery process.

What we can offer you:

At Aurizon, we support the development and growth of our employees to reach their full potential.  With a national portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with long term and exciting career opportunities.  Some of our benefits include:

  • Development and growth opportunities
  • Access to female and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mentoring programs
  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands
  • Parental Leave Program and Super Booster

At Aurizon we believe in connection

It is our ability to connect that strengthens communities, industries and builds economies. It helps to embrace diversity in our workplace and that is the experience we want for everyone. We are building a culture where everyone is seen, heard and valued, because of their diversity. We value inclusion throughout the whole company and encourage you to apply.

About Aurizon

Aurizon is Australia’s largest rail freight operator and a top 100 ASX company.  Each year, we transport more than 250 million tonnes of Australian commodities, connecting miners, primary producers, and industry with international and domestic markets.

We strive for a diverse, collaborative, creative and a high-performance culture that celebrates the contribution of every employee and provide opportunities for career development in a dynamic work environment.