Engineering (Mechanical)

Example Job Adverts

Please find below some recent job advertisements sourced by the Careers and Employer Liaison Centre (CELC). 

It should be noted that this is not an exhaustive list, but is merely meant to demonstrate the employment opportunities available to graduates of this discipline.

SA Water, Graduate Program

At SA Water we are actively working towards a sustainable future for South Australia. With a committed workforce of approximately 1,800, our people live and work across all areas of the State. As part of our commitment to sustainability we actively support and help our people realise and achieve their potential. There has never been a better time to consider becoming a part of SA Water as we meet new challenges and plan for a secure future for South Australia.

Seeking Graduates from the following disciplines:

  • Business: Commerce, Accounting, Economics, Finance, Policy & Governance
  • Information Technology
  • Engineering: Chemical, Mechanical, Civil, Structural, Environmental, Materials, Electrical
  • Science: Environmental, Pure Sciences.


Bureau Veritas, Graduate Mechanical Engineer

We are offering an exciting career opportunity for a graduate engineer to join our Asset, Integrity and Reliability Service based in Adelaide. We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic candidate who has recently completed their degree qualifications in Mechanical Engineering.

To be successful in these positions you will have the following:

  • Degree level qualifications in Engineering
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication abilities
  • Willingness to learn
  • Knowledge of Asset Integrity and Reliability concepts will be advantageous.

Working within a professional team, this is a hands-on role which will offer a great start to your Engineering career.


Santos Ltd, Graduate Engineering and Geoscience Opportunities

We have the energy to make things happen. An Australian energy pioneer since 1954, Santos is one of the country’s leading gas producers, supplying Australian and Asian customers.

We have opportunities available for graduates with qualifications in geology, geophysics, geoscience and petroleum, reservoir, mechanical, mechatronic, chemical or civil engineering to join our graduate program.

We offer a real job upon commencement, drill more onshore wells in Australia than any other energy company, have a formalised training and rotations program and provide outstanding mentoring and development. We also provide attractive remuneration and relocation benefits.


Coca-Cola Amatil, Engineering Graduates

The Supply Chain function at CCA spans procurement, planning, manufacturing, logistics and distribution, and employs more than 1300 skilled and passionate people across Australia. Our Supply Chain Graduate program is designed to develop highly motivated graduates into future leaders in our business.

The 2 year rotational program will see you working in hands on roles across manufacturing, engineering and logistics. You’ll get exposure to exciting Supply Chain projects and be able to play a practical role in their success. Our current graduates are working on projects from NPD to Packaging to Process and Production Efficiency studies.

Further support from our CCA Graduate Community begins with your “Life at CCA” induction, where you will network with other new graduates from across the business as well as “buddying” up with a mentor who will guide you throughout your career at CCA.

What we’re looking for

  • Keen and enthusiastic graduates who are degree qualified in an Engineering discipline (Electrical, Mechanical, Manufacturing or Mechatronic) or Logistics/Operations Management.