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Careers at WorleyParsons 

Vacation Program 

WorleyParsons' Vacation Employment Program is a 3 month summer program and caters for penultimate and final year students from a range of disciplines.  It will give you the opportunity to form networks, gain practical experience with an organization that is globally renowned, develop your CV and have a chance to be recognized and fast-tracked onto our Graduate Development Program.

Vacation students will be assisting graduate engineers, senior engineers and managers on a variety of projects spanning across our Corporate Services, Infrastructure, Hydrocarbons, and Minerals, Metals & Chemicals sectors. As part of the program, buddies will be assigned and there may be opportunities to visit our customer sites during the program.

WorleyParsons' Vacation Employment Program provides a window into the world of first-class engineering consultancy practices and exposure to our Graduate Development Program.

Buddy Program

The Buddy program is used to help undergraduates integrate into the company by giving them a point of contact who isn’t a manager but rather an experienced graduate who will help new recruits learn about their role, the company and the Vacation Program by providing advice and tips.


Engineering Disciplines:

  • Civil/Structural
  • Mechanical
  • Instrumentation/Mechatronics
  • Electrical
  • Chemical/Process
  • Environmental
  • Water
  • Geotechnical
  • Marine
  • Coastal
  • GIS/Geomatics

Non Engineering Disciplines:

  • Human Resources
  • Procurement and Contracts
  • Project Controls
  • Quality
  • Marketing & Communications
  • Health Safety and Environment
  • Information Technology



What you will bring to WorleyParsons:

  • Strong academic background in the area applied for, complemented by some practical experience
  • Ambition, drive, energy and the desire to learn and grow professionally
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills supplemented by the ability to build enduring, strategic and long-lasting relationships whilst working with multiple teams
  • Forward thinkers and problem solvers who innovate by challenging traditional ways
  • Engagement in the community

Application Process:

  • To apply, please create an applicant profile
  • Please include your CV in Word Format and in a separate attachment upload your academic results to date.
  • All successful applicants will be required to provide upon commencement of employment, a certified copy of their academic transcript.
  • We are only able to consider applications from candidates who have current eligibility to work in Australia.

Read more information on our Graduate Development Program.

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