Company: Wood
Skills: Instrument & Controls Engineer
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Graduate Electrical & Instrumentation Engineer for our Brisbane based graduate program starting in February 2023.

This position reports directly to the Lead Instrumentation & Controls Engineer.


In Wood's two-year program, you will learn:
  • How to apply your learning into knowledge
  • What is expected of you and how to be successful in your role
  • How Wood works safely and with integrity to deliver projects for clients in line with industry standards
  • The technical elements of your role and how to use key systems
  • Awareness of the wider Wood portfolio and how our company fits together
  • How to navigate your career and the potential career paths and time it will take to get there

What you will get involved with:
  • Working for one of the world's largest multinational engineering services and consultancy providers you will get the opportunity to work on world class projects across the countries in which we operate in with some of the best people in the world
  • Attend tailored graduate training programs
  • Enrol in a Certificate 4 in Project Management
  • Global mentoring program
  • Buddy program
  • Monthly APAC region webinars on various personal development topics
  • Attend lunch & learn sessions and social activities which are arranged by our graduate network
  • Varied understanding of electrical & i nstrumentation engineering through hands on experience
  • Experience in supporting different parts of our global business
  • Interaction with different teams, stakeholders and clients
  • Opportunity to get to know peers on a global basis and gain exposure to different leaders in the company
  • Increased awareness of strengths and areas of development to support professional and personal growth
  • Fundamentals of health and safety principles
  • Supporting our community investment programs

At Wood it takes a diverse range of people to achieve the level of impact we are having on the global energy sector.

Skills / Qualifications

Skills / Qualifications

What we look for as a member of Wood's graduate program:
  • Completed your Mechatronics/Electrical or Electronics Engineering degree by the end of 202 2 or earlier.
  • Flexible, adaptable and open minded
  • Proactive self-starter that is driven to succeed with a positive attitude
  • Problem solver that is curious in their approach with the capacity to grow and develop
  • Empathetic towards the needs of others
  • Demonstrates integrity, honesty and humility
  • Confidence to ask questions, seek help, make decisions and challenge the norm

What you can do well:
  • Ability to communicate well at all levels
  • Reasonable level of confidence when speaking in an open forum
  • Strong IT skills
  • Capacity to learn and proactively seek and provide feedback
  • Good understanding of the benefits of respecting and appreciating what makes people different
  • Good understanding of i nstrumentation & controls engineering principles and practices.

Candidates must have full work rights in Australia to be considered for this role. Full work rights means that you must be an Australian citizen or have permanent residence status.

You must also upload your resume and academic transcripts to be considered.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.