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WSP New Zealand

  • 50,000 - 100,000 employees

2022 Graduate Jobs

Auckland, Blenheim, Christchurch, Palmerston North, Queenstown, Wellington, Whanganui
Graduate Programme with tailored training and development. Flexible and inclusive work culture. Work on Aotearoa's big projects with world-leading experts

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
Minimum Salary
NZD 60,500
Maximum Salary
NZD 62,000
Start Date
6 Sep 2021 - 21 Feb 2022

Application dates

Applications Open
5 Jul 2021
Applications Close
18 Jul 2021

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Accepting International Applications
Qualifications Accepted
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering & Construction
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Engineering Management
Environmental Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Construction Management
Property, Land & Real Estate
Environmental Science

We are still looking for a few more Graduates to join our whānau in 2022.

Are you looking to start your career with a company that will challenge, inspire, and support you to deepen your understanding, strengthen your ability, and increase your reach to improve the world?

Join WSP's Graduate Development Programme and make the extraordinary everyday.

Who are we hiring?

We're looking for a variety of Graduates to join us across New Zealand with a start in early 2022.

  • Graduate Consultant – Air Quality in Christchurch (Chemical and Process Engineering degree)
  • Graduate Scientist – Occupational Hygiene in Auckland and Wellington (Environmental Science or Geography degree)
  • Graduate Environmental Scientist (Contaminated Land Management) in Christchurch (Environmental Science or Geography degree)
  • Graduate Asset Manager (Property) in Christchurch (Property, Building Science, or Project Management degree)
  • Graduate Engineer Civil in Blenheim, Palmerston North, Queenstown, and Whanganui (Civil Engineering degree)
  • Graduate Engineer – Rail Systems Engineering in Auckland (Engineering degree, e.g. Civil / Electrical / Mechanical / Mechatronics)

Visit our application page to learn more about each role.

Our Paetahi roles are for those completing their Bachelor's or Master's degree by the end of 2021 with less than one year of relevant work experience as a Graduate (not including internships).

If you have more than one year of work experience as a Graduate, please instead apply for a role of interest through our careers site.

What's on offer for you?

We don't simply employ Graduates; we foster and enrich them.

You'll also have access to our award finalist Graduate Development Programme. With our four-year Graduate Programme, you own your career and drive your success. We provide you with the tools, support, and environment to flourish.

As a WSP Paetahi, you'll have:

  • Tailored training, mentoring, and professional development.
  • An opportunity to kickstart your career with access to more than 50,000 technical experts.
  • Ongoing development opportunities, including study awards to support further tertiary education.
  • Opportunities to work on some of New Zealand's largest projects.
  • A flexible and inclusive working environment where diversity is valued and encouraged.
  • Awesome colleagues, including our Graduate Committee and Graduate whānau.
  • Fun and varied social events throughout the year; we have social, sports, and professional clubs.
  • A competitive market salary.
  • Financial support for up to 2 professional memberships of industry institutions per year.
  • Annual leave allowance of 4 weeks plus public holidays and the flexibility to buy additional annual leave.
  • Work-life balance with access to 1 paid day per year to volunteer, 1 paid day to attend your graduation ceremony, unspecified sick leave, and our industry-leading parental leave.
  • Health and wellness benefits, such as Southern Cross insurance discounts and annual influenza vaccinations.

About WSP

WSP is a world-leading design, engineering, and environmental consultancy. We are local experts with 150 years in Aotearoa and a global network of more than 50,000 experts worldwide. In New Zealand alone, we have more than 2,000 people in our 40 offices – from Whangarei to Invercargill (and everywhere in-between).

We love sharing insights and harnessing ideas to create a world that's cleaner, greener, and safer. It's a great reason to get up in the morning. Join us and you'll be part of an organisation that takes pride in its work and the diverse, extraordinary people who make it happen.

Being different makes a difference. Bring your whole self to work as a WSP Graduate.

How do I apply?

It's simple, just copy and paste this link https://campaign.vieple.com/c/MKqBXqYD4M into your browser then click Apply and complete the online application.

Applications close 18 July 2021.

Make sure you have an updated resume and your most recent transcript (don't worry we know you haven't graduated yet) to upload with your application.