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Worley New Zealand

3.9
  • #7 in Engineering consulting
  • 50,000 - 100,000 employees

About Worley New Zealand

  • Construction & Property Services
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Engineering Consulting

Worley New Zealand is a leading provider of engineering, advisory, procurement and construction services for some of New Zealand’s largest organisations.

Our range of services includes delivery of complex projects, from concept development, design and construction, through to operation, maintenance and decommissioning of assets. Worley delivers these services in a rapidly changing global energy system and offers the opportunity for graduates to be part of delivering solutions for a lower carbon world.

In New Zealand we operate across sectors such as energy, infrastructure, chemicals and food and beverage, our projects can range in size from a few thousand dollars to over $100 million. We work on over 1,000 projects for 100 different clients at any one time.

Worley has a global presence with 60,000 people in over 50 countries providing you with opportunities to be involved in international projects as your career develops. Graduates can also join international teams and seize the opportunity to travel the world.

As a graduate, you will play an integral part in the full project lifecycle from design to construction. This provides site experience and illustrates the practical application of your technical design work. Our structured Graduate Development Program will further your technical, interpersonal and commercial skills, providing you with the confidence and freedom to lead projects.

The program in New Zealand creates a social atmosphere where you will be surrounded by likeminded young professionals who enjoy all that Worley has to offer. Our graduates are generally recruited from engineering and science backgrounds. Multi-disciplinary backgrounds are also of increasing interest. Worley leaders recognise the development needs of our graduates and how they contribute to the future wellbeing of the company and our customers. Our philosophy is that the people we employ are best placed to determine their own career development, and with our support, will have the drive and creativity to be successful in their learning and development activities.

Graduate Review

Overall Score
3.9
Overall score based on 12 reviews
They Score Best in…
7.9
Corporate Social Responsibility
7.8
Satisfaction
7.8
Office Work Environment
8.3
Work Hours
7.9
Corporate Social Responsibility
7.8
Satisfaction
7.8
Office Work Environment
8.3
Work Hours
What Graduates Say About Them
  • Lots of opportunities for growth.
  • Exposure and guidance from experienced people
  • Very good socially, lots of other young professionals in the office.
  • Flexi-time and being able to bank hours when you complete over time to use for future leave. Exposure to a wide range of opportunities is also a huge bonus
  • Variety of projects/clients/sites Great people, great location Opportunities to lead small projects Work closely with senior members of organisation Get a chance to shape my working environment/career path Working in emerging technologies e.e new energy plenty of site experience
  • Good Job diversity and getting to work on large scale projects.
  • Predominantly desk based thus far.
  • Assuming all employees of the same level can do the same work
  • Promotion into senior roles can be harder once you graduate from the program as you may still be seen as the young engineer you once were
  • As a consultancy, minimising overheads is the goal.
  • Big companies can sometimes have a lot of red tape with certain processes. Takes a little while to get to know who to work through it with
  • Limited formal training

Jobs & Opportunities

Locations With Jobs & Opportunities
  • Auckland and New Plymouth
Hiring candidates with qualifications in
E
Engineering & Mathematics
Current Jobs & Opportunities

Graduate Job

New Plymouth, Auckland, Hawke's Bay, Wellington, Christchurch
Each year Worley offers our scholarships to three students studying or planning to study a BE(Hons). See the description for more information.
Applications Close
16 Oct 2021
Start Date
1 Mar 2022
Salary
NZD 1666.67

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
Worley is working more and more in the new energy sector, so I am finally living my dream!

Rebekah Heperi

  • Graduate stories
Worley is working more and more in the new energy sector, so I am finally living my dream!

Rebekah Heperi

  • Graduate stories
Get out and enjoy the place you are at instead of wishing you were somewhere else.

Liam Wech

  • Graduate stories
Get out and enjoy the place you are at instead of wishing you were somewhere else.

Liam Wech

  • Graduate stories
Worley is working more and more in the new energy sector, so I am finally living my dream!

Rebekah Heperi

  • Graduate stories
Worley is working more and more in the new energy sector, so I am finally living my dream!

Rebekah Heperi

  • Graduate stories
Get out and enjoy the place you are at instead of wishing you were somewhere else.

Liam Wech

  • Graduate stories
Get out and enjoy the place you are at instead of wishing you were somewhere else.

Liam Wech


A Day In The Life Of


  • Day in the life

Harriet Calder

Harriet Calder studied Bachelor of Engineering at Canterbury University and a project engineer at Worley.
  • Day in the life

Harriet Calder

Harriet Calder studied Bachelor of Engineering at Canterbury University and a project engineer at Worley.
  • Day in the life

Harriet Calder

Harriet Calder studied Bachelor of Engineering at Canterbury University and a project engineer at Worley.
  • Day in the life

Harriet Calder

Harriet Calder studied Bachelor of Engineering at Canterbury University and a project engineer at Worley.