Graduate Engineer Program

Kick-start your engineering career at the City of Swan.

The City’s Graduate Engineer Program provides recent graduates with opportunities to develop professional skills, undertake tailored learning and development activities, and receive mentoring from senior staff.

Not only will you gain invaluable experience, you will also be making a difference to improve the quality of life of our diverse community. You will work on important community projects from day one, with real responsibilities and real outcomes.

Graduates rotate every 6-12 months gaining experience in the following operational areas:

  • Engineering Construction
  • Project Management
  • Civil Design
  • Asset Management
  • Sub-divisional and Drainage Engineering
  • Facility Management
  • Parks and Landscaping Construction and Maintenance
  • Fleet Management
  • Waste and Recycling Services
  • Traffic Engineering.

Interested individuals should be community-minded, high academic achievers, possess strong leadership skills and have excellent oral and written communication skills.

Want to know more about what a career at the City can offer you? Steven Jakowyna shares his experiences and how he developed his skills in the graduate program – read the full article.

We offer our employees real careers, real impact, and real rewards. Read more about our employee benefits and how to apply.

Register your interest for the Graduate Engineer Program and be notified of new job opportunities. There are no set dates for the program and positions can made be available at any time of year.

If you have any questions, please contact us via email hr@swan.wa.gov.au or call 9267 9267 during normal business hours.