Type of Organisation

Engineering and Construction

Employer Profile

Laing O’Rourke is currently delivering some of Australia’s most exciting

projects across the transport, building construction, defence, airports,

mining, civil and social infrastructure sectors.


The business has been recognised three times on the AFR’s Most

Innovative Australian Companies index and is committed to becoming the

recognised leader for innovation and excellence in the construction industry.


We know that building an enduring and innovative organisation requires us to develop and nurture the very best talent from across the industry and are committed  to driving real change across the industry to ensure both men and women can access rewarding and challenging careers.


In 2022, Laing O’Rourke was awarded the prestigious Workplace Gender Equality Agency’s (WGEA) Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) citation. This is the second consecutive EOCGE awarded to Laing O’Rourke Australia, having met a rigorous set of requirements, and demonstrating a visible commitment to gender equality as a strategic imperative for the business.


We know that construction is already playing a major role in rebuilding the economy following the global pandemic and we are committed to creating a better business and a better industry for all.

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

Residency requirements for Interns wishing to apply

Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents only


Roles available for Interns

  • Civil Engineering

  • Services Engineering (Mechanical and Electrical)

  • Construction Management

  • Commercial (Quantity Surveying)

  • Environmental Engineering

  • Sustainability

  • Procurement

  • Planning & Project Controls

  • Health & Safety


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

  • Environmental Management or equivalent degree

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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."

"The amazing team members, being given the opportunity to make meaningful contribution, great support throughout the programme, having both site and office based work."

Laing O'Rourke

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