Graduate Program 2022

Do you want to be part of building a better future for Canberra?

About Us

Icon Water is responsible for owning, and operating, Canberra’s network of water and wastewater infrastructure. We also manage several major assets such as dams, reservoirs, treatment plants and pumping stations to ensure the delivery of safe drinking water and reliable sewerage services. Our company has been part of the Canberra community for 100 years.

Icon Water is an Equal Opportunity Employer who values diversity and inclusion. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds and age groups including people with disabilities, people from culturally diverse backgrounds, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders. We also have a strong focus on gender balance within the organisation and encourage women to apply.

The Opportunity

Our two-year graduate program provides a fast-tracked career pathway into the Water Industry. You will be offered industry-specific training, professional development and networking opportunities as you consolidate the theory you’ve learned and put it into practice.

As part of the 4 x 6 months rotation program, you will spend a considerable amount of time in functional areas with business experts. This will give you exposure to a variety of responsibilities and challenges.


Access to our graduate network

The transition from student to professional life can be an adjustment for some. We believe in aiding our graduates to connect with each other and build strong professional networks across our business.

As a network run by graduates, for graduates, you will get to take ownership of leading events that contribute not only to your career development and business knowledge, but also the development of your fellow graduates.

 


Access to our Graduate Network:

We know that transitioning from student to professional life can be an adjustment for some. So, we believe in aiding our graduates to connect with each other and build strong professional networks across our business.

As a network run by graduates, for graduates, you will get to take ownership of leading events that contribute to not only your career development and business knowledge, but that of your fellow graduates too.

 

What we’re looking for:
Our ideal graduates will:

  • have graduated in 2020 or will be graduating before the end of 2021 with a degree in:
    • Chemical / Process Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Civil / Structural / Environmental Engineering
    • Digital Engineering (software / data)
  • have a safety oriented mindset and are passionate about driving positive safety behaviour every single day
  • nurture positive relationships but also have a strong sense of accountability and self-drive
  • like exploring new technologies and discovering how to bring innovative ideas to life
  • have an exceptionally analytical mindset and enjoy translating complex information into business insight
  • Have Australian working rights
How do I apply?
The recruitment process will include:
1. Application: resume, cover letter and academic transcript
2. First stage: online video interview combined with personality questionnaire, general abilities assessment
3. Second stage: assessment centre
4. Pre-employment screening: reference checks, police check and/or medical
5. Offer of employment

 For more information, please email work@iconwater.com.au