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Civil Engineering Internships Melbourne

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  • High employability outcomes

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

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  • Access hidden and off-market opportunities

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

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    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 Melbourne

Enhance your resume

Civil engineering is a highly sought-after career, and internships are an excellent way to gain experience in the field. Civil engineering internships in Melbourne can give you the opportunity to work on some of the city's most iconic infrastructure projects. Not only will this look great on your resume, but it will also give you a chance to learn from some of the best engineers in the business.

Permanent position

Students who complete civil engineering internships in Melbourne are highly sought after by employers. These internships provide students with the opportunity to gain valuable work experience and improve their skills. In addition, they help to build strong networks within the industry. As a result, students who have completed civil engineering internships in Melbourne are more likely to be offered graduate positions than those who have not. In fact, many employers view internships as a necessary step on the path to postgraduate study.

Hone your speciality

Civil engineering internships in Melbourne offer candidates an excellent way to gain real experience in the industry and hone their speciality. Developing a specialised skill set through an internship will stand them in good stead when it comes to applying for civil engineering jobs post-graduation, providing invaluable insight into the work process and productivity connected with civil engineering projects.

Gain practical skills

Undertaking an engineering internship in Melbourne provides a fantastic opportunity to upskill yourself and develop the practical know-how needed to turn theoretical knowledge into real-world application. As an engineering student or graduate, completing the internship will equip you with essential skills and proficiency which will help you stand out from the crowd. The training provided by these internships is tailored to interactively practise what was learned in university classes, giving participants valuable hands-on experience in civil engineering. Not only does it give candidates the chance to demonstrate their skill set and network - but offers a unique advantage for long-term career growth.

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 Melbourne

Hands-On Experience

By completing a civil engineering internship in Melbourne, candidates gain first-hand experience in designing and constructing the infrastructure that keeps the city running. They'll also develop a strong understanding of the planning and regulatory process, and learn how to navigate the complex politics of large-scale development projects.

Professional Networking

Civil engineering internships in Melbourne are fantastic opportunities for students to begin building a network of professionals in their chosen industry. There is no better way to access essential resources as a starting point while gaining experience in the field through hands-on projects and insight into the industry.

Why Choose Melbourne

Civil engineering internships in Melbourne help students build a professional network, increase job prospects, and learn invaluable skills. Gaining hands-on experience and industry insights, these internships are a springboard to a flourishing career in civil engineering.

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Success stories & testimonials from our students
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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."