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Civil Engineering Internships

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  • High employability outcomes

    Over 72% of our placements turn into permanent positions upon completion.

  • Network of over 6,200 host companies

    Extraordinary network of host companies across Australia.

  • Access hidden and off-market opportunities

    Gain access to unique and less competitive opportunities that are not advertised in the public domain.

  • Customised pre-placement preparation

    Tailored resume editing to bring your resume up to Australian industry standards and one-on-one mock interview training.

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Extraordinary network of host companies

Career benefits of a civil engineering internship

Enhance your resume

Civil engineering internships are a great way to get your foot in the door of the civil engineering industry. But did you know that civil engineering internships can also enhance your resume? Internships can give you the opportunity to learn new skills and gain hands-on experience in the field. In addition, civil engineering internships can help you network with professionals in the industry and make contacts that may lead to future job opportunities. So if you're looking for a way to make your resume stand out, consider completing a civil engineering internship. It could be just the thing you need to take your career to the next level.

Permanent position

Our civil engineering internships connect students and graduates with the hidden market network. Whilst interning in the civil engineering sector, interns will contribute to the team's effort and work on hand-on projects. Thereby, interns will obtain essential work experience that will come in handy for their professional career.

Hone your speciality

Civil engineering internships can be an invaluable learning experience for those seeking to hone into their speciality. Civil engineering is a complex field, and gaining real work experience in such an environment can help students and graduates gain the necessary experience and insight to succeed. Gaining specialised civil engineering skills from an internship could be invaluable both during the recruitment process and into their professional careers.

Gain practical skills

Australia provides numerous opportunities for civil engineering interns to develop and expand their knowledge on the job. Through a civil engineering internship, candidates will benefit from a combination of hard-skills training and soft-skills development, tailored specifically to the field. The skills acquired in such internships can set a foundation for growth, give an edge when seeking new employment or when furthering one’s career. As such, it is essential to take advantage of this terrific opportunity to gain experience and insight into life as a civil engineer.

Types of civil engineering internships

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Structural Engineering

Be responsible for the design, construction and maintenance of buildings and other structures.

Geotechnical Engineering

Investigate, evaluate and design projects that involve soil, rock and groundwater.

Hydraulic Engineering

Work on a variety of projects, from irrigation systems to pipelines to offshore drilling platforms.

Transport Engineering

Take care of the planning, design, and construction of highways, bridges, tunnels, airports, railway systems, and public transit.

Design Engineering

Be involved in the initial concept, design, development and management of projects in a range of sectors.


Prepare and deliver estimates, budgets and cost plans for civil engineering projects.

Project Management

Work with senior project managers to delegate tasks and resources to ensure projects are delivered according to plan, and document project progress.

CAD Technician

Use CAD software to create technical drawings and plans for parts and product used in civil engineering and construction.

Site Engineer

Work on a variety of projects to plan and coordinate civil engineering projects.

PGP provides civil engineering internships in all major cities of Australia

What to expect from a civil engineering internship

Hands-On Experience

Civil engineering internships provide a great opportunity to gain the experience and skills that employers are looking for. Interns work on real-life projects, learn from experienced professionals, and build their network.

Professional Networking

Internships offer an amazing opportunity to make lasting connections with industry professionals. Not only does this support the individuals knowledge, but it also provides a huge boost for their future employment prospects. The ability to network is incredibly valuable and invaluable in terms of developing new contacts and gaining access to jobs before anybody else even knows they're available.

Why Choose a Civil Engineering Internship

Employers want to see experience, they want to see candidates already equipped with a distinct set of practical skills which can be applied directly to work within an organisation. This is why graduates need internships that are designed to give them the experience they need and to augment and enhance the knowledge they already possess.

The Premium Graduate Placements Way

Our civil engineering internships in Australia focus on real objectives and skill development, providing mentorship from industry experts and hands-on experience within premier engineering teams. Enhance employability by learning up-to-date best practices and growing self-confidence.
Gain hands-on experience with the most in-demand softwares across the industry
Success stories & testimonials from our students
We are proud of the impact our training has had on the lives of over 10,000 students. From career advancement to personal growth, our students have achieved a wide range of successes thanks to the knowledge and skills they have gained through our programs.
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Priyanka Adhikari, a marketing Internship
Priyanka Adhikari
Civil Engineer
"PGP was very helpful in informing me throughout the time how the process is going on.  I completed my online-interview during those times and finally, I was accepted by a building and construction company."
Anup Bhomi, a marketing intern
Anup Bhomi
Civil Engineer
"Finding a job as a graduate engineer is really tough in Australia, especially if you are graduate from overseas university. I proceeded internship with the help of PGP in the matter of a week and started working as a structural engineer."
Kirandeep, a marketing intern
Bineet Singh
Civil Engineer
"I applied for the placement overseas, as I'm an India-based resident and wanted to have some exposure in overseas construction and business development. After applying for the program and submitting my documents to PGP, I got an interview within 2 days.The organisation helped me in finding me the type of environment I wanted to work in and helped in developing my interview skills through practicing mock interviews."
Kirandeep, a marketing intern
Manasa Simhalapathi
Civil Engineer
"I am glad to say that I have taken the right decision to join in PGP. PGP has helped to choose the right company that ticked all the boxes and helped me to grow like a Civil Engineer professionally. My consultant Yuhan is an amazing guide, he encouraged me to look over the opportunities around Australia. Finally, I ended up getting a job in NSW and working as a Graduate Civil Engineer."