Local recruitment: Engineering Interns

Sydney Water
Sydney, NSW, Australia
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At Sydney Water, we’re passionate about making a difference to the lives of our customers and communities.

About us

We have a proud heritage and a progressive future, providing world class drinking water and beautiful waterways from the mountains to the sea. We see the world is changing so we are changing too. Our people and their jobs are as diverse as the communities we serve.

About the role

We have several undergraduate roles available with our planning and scheduling, production plant operations, resilience programs and contracts teams. Working part time while you study with the option to work full time hours during University breaks, these placements range from 6 months to 12 months. Locations include Potts Hill, Parramatta and St Mary’s.

We are looking for engineering undergraduates who are innovative, creative, ambitious and open to new experiences to work in our Customer Delivery area.

Our roles would suit either Civil, Chemical, Environmental, Mechanical or Mechatronics Engineering undergraduates.

We look for undergraduates who are currently in their penultimate year or lower and able to work a minimum of 2 days per week (excluding weekends).

You will have:

  • a solid academic record
  • good report writing skills and problem solving skills
  • best practice engineering and project management skills 
  • a good working knowledge and skills in Microsoft Office programs including Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint.
  • previous work experience (paid or unpaid)

To apply, please complete the online screening questions. Please note that not all locations are easily accessible by public transport and may require your own transport. 

You must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident at the time of submitting your application to be considered for this role. For more information, you can contact   

Sydney Water welcomes you to apply if you feel you meet the selection criteria. The successful completion of a Criminal History Check and Medical Assessment form part of the application process. Please advise if you require any adjustments to actively participate in the application and recruitment process.

We want your perspective and ideas to help us find better ways to delight our customers, so we encourage you to apply no matter your age, sex or culture. You can be part of a committed, highly skilled team who’ll appreciate what you bring to the table. You’ll set and achieve real goals and make decisions that matter, as together we help shape the lifestyle of greater Sydney.

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