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Civil Engineering Internships Canberra

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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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Career benefits of a civil engineering internship in Canberra

Enhance your resume

Completing a civil engineering internship in Canberra can be a great way to enhance your resume. Civil engineering internships provide an opportunity to learn about the various aspects of civil engineering and gain practical experience in the field. It can show potential employers that you are motivated and have the skills necessary to succeed in the field. As a result, completing a civil engineering internship in Canberra is a great way to make your resume stand out. Civil engineering is a demanding field, and by completing an internship, you will be able to demonstrate your commitment to the profession and your ability to meet the challenge.

Permanent position

One of the best ways to secure a graduate position is to undertake an internship during your studies. Internships in Canberra provide students with the chance to work on major infrastructure projects and gain first-hand experience in the industry. In addition, internships can lead to postgraduate study opportunities and help students build their networks.

Hone your speciality

Civil engineering internships in Canberra offer students and graduates the opportunity to gain meaningful and practical experience within their field. Candidates can develop expertise in their chosen speciality, as well as benefit from working in a professional setting and learning industry-specific skills that are essential for the civil engineering profession.

Gain practical skills

Completing a civil engineering internship in Canberra is an excellent way to expand and improve skills in the engineering field. These internships provide hands-on experience working with cutting edge technology, allowing engineers to directly apply the knowledge they already have while developing new skills and techniques. Through this combination of training and practical work, civil engineers can feel confident increasing their proficiency while building a higher level of expertise. An internship in Canberra is an opportunity to learn from some of Australia’s finest in the engineering industry and gain firsthand experience beneficial for career development.

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 in Canberra

Hands-On Experience

Civil engineering internships in Canberra provide an invaluable opportunity for candidates to gain real-world experience in the Australian workforce. These programs of study are designed to give students an inside look into their chosen fields, from participating in projects and day-to-day activities at host companies while learning firsthand how to apply civil engineering principles.

Professional Networking

By making connections and networking, candidates can gain insights of their trade that they wouldn't have had access to before – providing them with the advantage of having a greater understanding of current job openings in their field and the employers who should be targeted.

Why Choose Canberra

Becoming familiar with Canberra's civil engineering landscape provides invaluable insight into what it takes to be successful in this field. From taking advantage of Canberra's unique resources to building lasting relationships with professionals in the area, undertaking a civil engineering internship in Canberra can lead to remarkable personal and professional growth.

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Premium Graduate Placements in Canberra provides resume review, interview preparation, and connection to the best civil engineering opportunities. With a broad network of host companies and potential for permanent employment, we are your first step toward a successful civil engineering career.
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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."