Graduates

CLOSED: Graduate Geotechnical (Civil) Engineer

This position is now closed

Our Wollongong office is seeking a highly motivated person who has completed professional qualifications in Civil Engineering, preferably with Honours, and ideally has up to 2 years' experience working as a Geotechnical Engineer.

Duties will include:

  • Assisting senior staff on geotechnical and environmental engineering projects.
  • Field investigation work.
  • Soil, surface and groundwater sampling.
  • Site history investigations.
  • Logging of subsurface conditions.
  • Laboratory and on-site testing.
  • Proposal and report writing.

The successful applicant will have excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to operate effectively in a team environment. The applicant must not only be a keen learner with a positive, can-do attitude, they must also enjoy working outdoors and be comfortable working independently in rural and occasionally remote locations. A current manual driver's licence is essential.

Advantages and Benefits of Working for Douglas Partners

  • Enjoy working for a company that is committed to investing in your future. You will be part of a supportive environment where you will be encouraged to continue your professional development to advance your technical and leadership expertise. We offer generous support for completion of further studies.
  • Our ethos is to allow employees to enjoy the benefits of their efforts. This includes regular salary reviews, an annual bonus system, an overtime system, and potential to become a shareholder. Extended annual leave and superannuation are provided following service milestones.

If the position sounds like you, we would like to hear from you. Application should include:

  • a brief cover letter;
  • a resume and any work experience references;
  • a copy of university transcript.


Only Australian citizens or permanent residents need apply.

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted)