WSP offers a range of opportunities for graduates with degrees in: Engineering, Maths, IT & Computer Sciences, Environmental & Earth Sciences, Property & Built Environment, Business / Commerce, Market & Communications.
Applications open from 1st February 2023 - 30th April 2023.
WSP is one of the world's leading professional services consulting firms. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. We design lasting solutions in the Transport & Infrastructure, Property & Buildings, Earth & Environment, Water and Mining & Energy sectors as well as offering strategic Advisory, Engagement & Digital services. With approximately 54,000 talented people globally, we engineer future-ready projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come.
We make extraordinary efforts to attract, develop, engage and retain the best professionals in our fields of expertise because this is what makes us great. We put the highest ethical standards at the centre of all we do. Professionalism is inherent in our offering. We are humble and act with moral and intellectual integrity, keep our word, treat everyone with respect, support our colleagues, and embrace diversity. We care about individuals and their progress and offer the most fulfilling career development for our professionals.
We aim “to create a workplace that is free from discrimination and offers equal opportunities, based on merit, in all areas of employment, recruitment, training and promotion”.
In Australia, WSP’s diversity council is focused on “diversity training, communications and engagement, flexible working, increased female participation in leadership roles, employment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians, salary parity and setting integrated diversity performance indicators”.
WSP combines its technical expertise and “understanding of the legal and financial drivers” to help its clients “improve performance across social, economic and environmental aspects of their business”. This can yield results such as emission and carbon footprint reductions, improved stakeholder engagement and the more efficient use of resources.
In addition, our comprehensive approach to Corporate Social Responsibility sits under the banner of WSP with HEART. In alignment with our purpose to help our communities thrive and our Guiding Principles, it is our CSR to do business in a responsible manner. WSP with HEART is a framework that will allow us to:
WSP seeks to recruit “talented, supportive, friendly and open people”. People who “thrive on what they do and value a strong team dynamic”. In Australia, there is an energetic social committee that organises regular get-togethers. Most staff say the upbeat, collegial culture is one of the best things about working at WSP.
WSP Changemakers question what's possible and challenge the status quo. We are a group of passionate and collaborative people working together to have an impact greater than the sum of our parts. United by a shared ambition, we create a better future and are eager to put our expertise to the task.
Embracing challenges and asking, "what if we can?" we help communities thrive and inspire new ways of thinking that impact the world around us.
Make your mark on tomorrow as a WSP Changemaker!
Graduate salaries at WSP appear to be at the industry average for the sector.
Beyond the opportunity to work interstate or overseas, WSP pays salary continuance insurance, professional memberships, social club events and social events to network with your peers.
To review WSP's (https://au.wsp.com/wsp-benefits) approach to our employees ‘Whole of Life' benefits:
We don’t simply employ graduates; we foster and enrich them. With our two-year Graduate Development Program, you own your career and drive your success.
We provide you with the tools, support, and environment to flourish in your career. The comprehensive two-year professional development program helps graduates quickly assimilate the skills required to be productive and successful as they transition from University to Corporate life.
You will work on “challenging, stimulating projects” and get exposure “to new ideas, technology and innovation”. The company is proud of its leadership framework, which “enables people new to leadership to learn and develop the skills, tools and attitudes they need to succeed”.