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  • 50,000 - 100,000 employees

WSP Graduate Development Programme 2020

Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Hamilton, Dunedin, Whangarei, Tauranga, Hawkes Bay, Nelson, New Plymouth, Palmerston North, Invercargill, Timaru, Gisborne, Queenstown, Rotorua, Tau
Kickstart your career with our newly established Graduate Programme with opportunities to work on some of NZ’s largest projects.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
Start Date
2 Jan 2020

Application dates

Applications Open
5 Mar 2019
Applications Close
1 Apr 2019

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Accepting International Applications
Qualifications Accepted
Aerospace Engineering & Aviation
Automotive & Transport Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering & Construction
Communications Engineering
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Engineering & Mathematics (all other)
Engineering Management
Environmental Engineering
Fire & Safety Engineering
Geomatic Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Marine Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
Mechanical Engineering
Mining Engineering
Petroleum Engineering
Renewable Energy Engineering
Robotics & Mechatronics Engineering
Architecture & Interior Design
Building & Construction
Sciences (all other)

WSP Opus has 149 years of experience in New Zealand Infrastructure and Environments. Our global footprint differentiates us from the competition - we have over 48,000 experts across 560 offices in 40 countries. In New Zealand alone, there are 40 locations throughout New Zealand, from Whangarei to Invercargill (and everywhere in-between).

We are proud to have world class expertise in a range of fields including: Transportation, Water, Property and Buildings, Power and Environmental and are excited to offer graduate roles within these sectors in New Zealand.

What’s on offer to you?

  • Newly established Graduate Programme (mentors, training, orientation/events, etc.) 
  • Opportunities to work on some of NZ’s largest projects 
  • Global exposure to projects and development opportunities overseas 
  • Committees designed specifically with our graduates in mind 
  • Ongoing development opportunities, including study awards 
  • Fantastic social events throughout the year

How to apply?

It’s simple, just click on the apply now button and complete the online application. Make sure you have an updated resume and most recent academic transcript (don’t worry, we know you haven’t graduated yet) and upload them with your application.

What’s next?

  • Applications close 31 March 2019
  • Cognitive tests (12 mins only) 
  • Video interview (easy, and you can do it when it suits you best) 
  • April Assessment centres 
  • Meet the team 
  • Job offers!

We have 50 graduate roles throughout New Zealand to start in January 2020.

We need graduates in all our various disciplines, ranging from designers, planners, engineers, to researchers.

Make sure to come and check us out when we have a presentation at your University.

If you want to learn more check out our website, too!