Laing O'Rourke

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Type of Organisation

Engineering Construction Company


Employer Profile

Laing O’Rourke is a $6 billion international operation with 50 years of involvement in

Australian construction and infrastructure including more than a decade under the Laing

O’Rourke banner.


The business is currently delivering some of Australia’s most exciting projects across

the transport, building construction, defence, airports, mining, civil and social

infrastructure sectors.


Laing O’Rourke – which has been recognised three times on the AFR’s Most Innovative

Australian Companies index - is committed to becoming the recognised leader for

innovation and excellence in the construction industry.


We fund, design, manufacture, construct and maintain the built environment – providing the facilities to accommodate, educate, employ, transport, care for and sustain our communities.


We work across Europe, Canada, the Middle East, South East Asia and Australasia. Our operations span a range of sectors including; buildings, transportation, power, mining & natural resources and water & utilities.


Locations where there are vacancies for graduates 

We have projects and vacancies across Australia.


Residency requirements for Graduates wishing to apply

Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents only


Roles available for Graduates

Engineering (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical & Environmental) Construction Management, Commercial (Quantity Surveying, Law & Planning)


Degree Subjects Required for Graduates wishing to apply

Degrees in the following fields: Civil, Electrical, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering Construction Management Environmental Sciences Quantity Surveying Economics Commerce Law


Employer Website

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

"Culture around continual training and development. Quality as a key emphasis in the work that is delivered to clients. Networking opportunities within the business to understand different divisions."

"Rotational program is very good and there is a fabulous culture around supporting development. Since we are constantly moving to different projects/teams, we are provided with endless opportunity to explore and grow, should we choose to. There is also a lot of individual support, with the grad coordinator regularly scheduling one-on-ones to keep track of our career aspirations, pain points and ways to support us."


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