Job Description


WGE often has openings for  Undergraduate  students looking to gain work experience during the semester breaks. This is an excellent opportunity to gain practical experience in your chosen profession and insight into what your career will really be like. Many students enjoy their experience with us and often choose to work at WGE after graduating.

If you are expecting to graduate in 2020, or the first half of 2021, please submit an application to register your interest in working with WGE whilst you complete your studies! 


  • Enrolment in an Engineering Bachelor Degree course
  • Interest in the built environment or land development industries
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to learn
  • Team player
  • The ability to use initiative and think outside the box.
  • Positive, can-do attitude and strong work ethic


We are involved in delivering a diverse range of projects, and working at WGE you will get the opportunity to be involved in some of the most iconic projects in the country.

You will have the opportunity to work in multi-discipline project teams, whilst honing your technical capabilities within your specialist section.

For more information on our Graduate Programme, visit our website:


Wood & Grieve Engineers (WGE) has grown to become an award winning multi-disciplinary national engineering consultancy with over 500 staff in six locations. We’ve built a strong reputation for delivering exceptional service with over 50 years of experience within consulting engineering.  With offices in Perth, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Albany and Busselton, we provide a broad range of engineering services to a wide variety of building, land development and infrastructure projects throughout Australia.

To us, it’s more than just work. Our people are what truly sets us apart and since we opened our doors in 1961, we have been dedicated to maintaining a unique employee culture. We provide a flexible and fun workplace recognising the need for work-life harmony.  We’re committed to the wellbeing of our staff and encourage an active workplace operating in a non-bureaucratic environment. Our unique culture drives our teams to go the extra mile and has seen WGE:

  • Recognised as a “Best Employer” in ANZ by Aon in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. An award only achieved by 19 firms across Australia and New Zealand, and the first engineering firm to achieve this.
  • Awarded a triple win at the 2015 Financial Review Client Choice Awards for Best Consulting Engineering Firm (revenue $50m-$200m), Best WA Firm and Most Client Focused Consulting Engineer (Grant Holman).
  • 2016 Financial Review Client Choice Award winner ‘Best Provider to Property.


At WGE, we do things differently and believe our unique culture sets us apart.


  • Modern office environment
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Training and Development Opportunities
  • Career opportunities
  • Active Social Clubs, Charity Action Group and Staff Engagement Group

If this position is of interest and your experience and qualifications meet the desired criteria, please apply via the link below. Please include your CV, current Academic Transcript and a cover letter in order to be considered for this opportunity.

Due to the anticipated high number of responses, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

As our Undergraduate Expressions of Interest are open all-year-round, you may be contacted throughout the year when opportunities become available.

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