Graduates and Interns, Australasia

Infinite possibilities

Applications for the 2020 graduate program and 2019/20 summer vacation program will open early next year – check back here regularly.

In support of young and upcoming designers, Arup worked with UK architects, Pernilla Ohrstedt and Asif Khan, to build the Future Memory Pavilion.

You're the kind of person with a head full of ideas, incredible creative energy and a really good imagination. But you're probably feeling a little uncertain about what the future will hold. One thing you're sure of is that you want to start your career in a place that ticks all the right boxes.

We offer two specific early careers programs

We fully understand that when you're starting out, you're hungry to explore possibilities. That's why the Graduate Development and Vacation Programs we run in Australasia are filled with opportunities to discover all that Arup has to offer: a fantastic launch pad for your career!

Use this website to explore the types of roles we offer, hear from our current and past graduates, and learn about the values that shape everything we do.

Hear from some of Australasia's graduates on what they love about working at Arup.

The application process

Arup strives to be a great place to work and develop. And to keep it great, we’re looking for exceptional people to join us. As well as having excellent, relevant academic results, you will be hungry to explore opportunity and eager to make difference in shaping a better world.

Our recruitment process is both comprehensive and confidential, designed to make sure we’re a good fit and that you’ll get the most from the program you’re applying

We’ve outlined the stages of our selection process below.

1. Initial selection

Your application will be reviewed against the following criteria:

  • degree awarded

  • academic achievement

  • evidence of team interaction

  • written communication skills

  • your responses to the additional questions

  • your working rights

2. Online assessment

During the application process, you will be asked to complete an online psychometric assessment to help us get to know you and your skill set a little bit better. For graduate applications only, if you are successful in moving through to the next stage, you will also be asked to complete a video interview, which will involve submitting a recording of your answers to the questions provided.

3. Assessment activity

This activity will be held at your local Arup office for a morning or afternoon session. Throughout this session, you will get to meet hiring managers from your selected discipline.

4. Offer

If successful you will receive a verbal offer, followed by an employment contract offer pack outlining details of your role, and include further information about Arup and the specific conditions and benefits of your employment.

5. Acceptance

Your acceptance of a position is by a signed and returned employment contract.