Type of Organisation

Engineering and Construction

Employer Profile

A global engineering enterprise with a diverse group of vertically integrated

businesses, Laing O’Rourke draws on more than 50 years of involvement

in Australian construction and infrastructure including more than 15 years

under the Laing O’Rourke banner.


As Australia’s largest privately-owned construction and engineering

business, we are committed to the future of this country. We conduct our

business in a manner that is fair, transparent, and above all, safe and



Our people are the heart of everything we do. We know that building an enduring and innovative organisation requires us to develop and nurture the very best talent from across the industry.


The business has demonstrated a commitment to driving real change across the industry to ensure both men and women can access rewarding and challenging careers for a number of years.


In 2020, Laing O’Rourke was awarded the prestigious Workplace Gender Equality Agency’s (WGEA) Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) citation. It was an incredibly proud moment for the business and another step towards our mission to become the recognised leader for innovation and excellence in the construction sector.


We know that construction will play a major role in rebuilding the economy following a challenging 2020 and we are committed to creating a better business and a better industry for all.

Locations where there are vacancies for interns
We have projects and vacancies across Australia.

Residency requirements for Interns wishing to apply

Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents only


Roles available for Interns

Civil Engineering, Services (Mechanical and Electrical) Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Sciences, Construction Management, Commercial, Commerce, Economics, Law, Planning.


Degree Subjects Required for Interns wishing to apply

  • Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Environmental Engineering degree

  • Construction Management and Project Management degree or equivalent

  • Quantity Surveying Degree

  • Law Degree

  • Environmental Management or equivalent degree

Employer Website



What do recent interns say are the best things about working with us?

"Everyone in the team including the leaders are very supportive of your needs and questions. They encourage asking questions and help with any doubts you may have regarding your work or personal life. Also, the company has a good work culture and work ethic that I admire."

"Meaningful work, actively contributing to a very unique project, fantastic pay, lots of opportunities for work and travel, very big focus on wellbeing within the company, exciting company culture."

"LOR is determined to help all the interns develop personally and professionally, helping through weekly internship training sessions."

Laing O'Rourke

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