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Type of Organisation

Urban Services: Transport, Utilities, Facilities and Asset Services


Employer Profile

At Downer, our customers are at the heart of everything we do.


Our Purpose is to create and sustain the modern environment by building trusted

relationships with our customers.    Our Promise is to work closely with our customers

to help them succeed, using world-leading insights and solutions. Downer designs,

builds and sustains assets, infrastructure and facilities and we are the leading provider

of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. With a history dating back over

150 years, Downer is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and New Zealand

Stock Exchange as Downer EDI Limited (DOW).    


Downer Group employs approximately 33,000 people across more than 300 sites,

primarily in Australia and New Zealand. We offer graduates a range of opportunities

in engineering, planning, information technology, procurement, legal, finance, human

resources, cyber security, robotics and Zero Harm disciplines right across our diverse

business including transport, utilities, facilities and defence.    


Downer looks for motivated team players who pride themselves on their innovative

thinking and service delivery outlook. Our recruitment process is diligent and

structured to ensure inclusiveness and enable you to put your best foot forward. As

you progress through the process you may be required to undertake psychometric

assessments, an interview (video and face to face), assessment centre, a

pre-employment medical and professional references.  


Locations where there are vacancies for graduates 

Downer is an organisation that is looking for the best talent across Australia. Our head offices are in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Perth with projects all over Australia. Downer employees enjoy the hybrid workplace will enable you to enjoy work-life balance.   For further details, visit our website


Residency requirements for Graduates wishing to apply

All Candidates Considered including International Students


Roles available for Graduates

​We recruit graduates across our key business areas and offer a rotational program to build exposure and breadth. Graduates are supported with on the job exposure, coaching and mentoring, professional development and learning experiences to build critical skills for the future of work.


Degree Subjects Required for Graduates wishing to apply

We embrace diversity of thought and we’re proud to support Graduates from varied degree disciplines which can include:

  • Engineering

  • Safety

  • IT

  • Business and Commercial

  • Environmental

  • Finance

  • Marketing and Communications

  • AI and Robotics


Employer Website

What do recent graduates say are the best things about working with us?

"Friendly and helpful people at work, rotations offer exposure to different parts of the business, study assistance provided, and mentored during the program."

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