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Graduates
&
early
careers

At
SMEC,
we
believe
in
the
power
of
fresh
perspectives
and
boundless
innovation.

Are you ready to unleash your potential and embark on an extraordinary journey?

 

SMEC is not just a company – it is a vibrant community that celebrates and nurtures talent like you. As an emerging professional, you will be surrounded by a diverse group of passionate individuals who are driven to make a positive impact on the world through technical solutions.

 

Whether it is designing advanced hydropower projects or challenging boundaries on iconic transport infrastructure — we’re applying expertise to innovate, creatively solve and ultimately deliver projects on a mind-blowing scale that genuinely create a better world.

Our graduates form the foundation of our future, and SMEC’s award-winning Graduate Development Program supports them to learn, grow and take part in meaningful and challenging work.”
———— Kate Drews, Chief Executive Officer SMEC Australia and New Zealand

Accelerate
your
growth
and
development

Your journey at SMEC is not just about the projects you work on, but also about your personal and professional growth.  

 

We are committed to investing in your development, providing you with the tools, resources, and mentorship needed to thrive. With access to state-of-the-art training programs and workshops, you will constantly expand your skill set and stay ahead of the curve in this rapidly evolving industry.  

 

When you join SMEC, you become part of a global family that spans across continents and cultures. Collaborate with professionals who share your passion and connect with mentors who will guide you on your path to success. Our supportive and inclusive work environment ensures that you can thrive, be yourself, and build lifelong friendships along the way. 

At
SMEC,
we
are
committed
to
creating
a
workplace
and
community
for
your
career
to
thrive

We are so proud of the brilliant minds we have at SMEC and are committed to ensuring everyone has the best access to learn, grow and thrive in their roles. 

Graduate program: 

  • Networking across the globe and your industry 
  • Access a blend of in-person workshops, online self-paced learning modules (with 1000s of courses), and immersive virtual learning experiences 
  • Diversifying your consulting skills e.g., emotional intelligence, conflict management and facilitation 
  • Access tertiary education assistance funding after 12 months of service 
  • Professional networks you build will serve you as you move forward in your career and are an invaluable part of the experience. 
  • Continuous personal and professional development throughout your career; learning does not stop after graduating from the GDP! 

Explore our opportunities for undergraduate, graduate, early-career professionals today and take the first step towards an extraordinary future.

SMEC’s Graduate Development Program

Supported by passionate mentors, you will be exposed to the best practice technical specialists and contribute to the delivery of a diversity of projects whilst growing in your professional skills.  

Our Graduate Development Program will support you for two years, nourish your appetite for learning and growth, and help you develop into a well-rounded, industry-connected professional. 

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your
interest