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Kelera's GHD Impact

Graduate Transportation (Aviation) Engineer, Auckland, New Zealand

"Since joining the aviation team, I have been involved in many heavy duty pavement designs for projects. One particular project that I was able to be a part of from design through to construction was for the Auckland International Northern Winter Schedule Remote Stands. Being able to see your design in constructed in real life and performing as predicted is very satisfying." – Graduate Transportation (Aviation) Engineer, Auckland, NZ

Ting's GHD Impact

"I developed a hydraulic model to investigate the flood impact of the proposed new bridge on the Taramakau River for the New Zealand Transport Agency." Graduate Water Engineer, Christchurch, NZ

Alice's GHD Impact

"GHD have been very supportive in offering further training once completing university, so I have been able to upskill in areas of interest to me." - Environmental Engineer, Sydney, Australia

Thijs' GHD Impact

Graduate Environmental Planner, Auckland, New Zealand

"I am obtaining resource consents on behalf of Hutt City Council, to establish new civil infrastructure which would aid residential development in Wainuiomata." – Graduate Planner, Wellington, NZ

GHD Impact

"I helped to develop a new learning block containing three classrooms for an Auckland Primary School." Architectural Graduate, Auckland, NZ

Matthew's GHD Impact

"My role on a large environmental remediation project is allowing New Zealand communities to safely enjoy their environment." Graduate Geo-Environmental Scientist, Auckland, NZ

Tom's GHD Impact

"The client wanted to dredge a port but how would that affect the water quality? We looked at water levels, currents, winds and tides and how they would impact the sediment plume." - Civil Engineer, Sydney, Australia

Steven's GHD Impact

Graduate Mechanical Engineer - Wellington, New Zealand

"I help design energy efficient Heating Ventilation and Cooling systems for government organisations and educational institutions." - Graduate Mechanical Engineer, Wellington, NZ

Maada's GHD Impact

Consultant Engineer – London, United Kingdom

"My Condition Assessments on the Docklands-Light-Railway (DLR) tracks assessed whether the wheel-rail profile wear was within allowable limits. My data analysis and report helped inform the DLR’s maintenance strategy." – Consultant Engineer, London, UK

Tom's GHD Impact

"I’m performing flow testing as part of the investigation and design of a water main renewal project for Wellington Water, which will boost the longevity of the assets." Graduate Water Engineer, Wellington, NZ

Ben's GHD Impact

Graduate Transportation Engineer, Hastings, New Zealand

"I was in a geotechnical supervision and analysis role, liaising with contractors and monitoring the drilling process for the proposed Whakatu Arterial Link project,...which is designed to enhance and improve the safety and efficiency of the transport network of the district and region." – Graduate Transportation Engineer, Hastings, NZ

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Opportunties Discover GHD

GHD is one of the world’s leading professional services companies. Privately owned by our people, we employ 8500+ professionals who share a common purpose — to create lasting community benefit with our clients.

With humble beginnings in 1928, GHD has evolved from an Australian company to a connected global organisation operating across 200+ offices in five continents and the Pacific region.

Today, our people are at the very heart of our success. That’s why we are committed to developing and supporting talented, motivated graduates who are eager to launch their professional careers delivering to clients on varied and challenging projects.

We seek graduates across the following disciplines:

  • Engineering – civil, chemical, electrical, environmental, geotechnical, systems, mechanical, mining and structural
  • Environmental and social sciences
  • Earth sciences, including geologists and hydrogeologists
  • Architecture – buildings, interiors and landscapes
  • Planning
  • Project management
  • Metallurgy
  • Commerce, business, economics and management
  • Analysts, with math and computer / information science-based degrees

Learn more about our business from one of our friendly GHD team members at an upcoming event near you.

Graduate events 2017

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What's in it for you? What's in it for me?
My Global Business

My Global Business
10 countries
200 + offices
8500 + people
5 market sectors
70 + services - providing a breadth of consultancy services across engineering, architecture, environmental and construction sectors

My Opportunity

My Opportunity
In our client service-led organisation, you will have opportunities to work on a diverse range of projects for clients in varied locations, working in collaborative multi-disciplinary teams led by industry leaders.

My Professional Development

My Professional Development
GHD is committed to the principle of lifelong learning. With the support of the GHD Business School your professional development will be achieved through 70% on-the-job learning, 20% coaching and mentoring, and 10% attendance at structured workshops and courses.

You will develop your capabilities to become a great technical consultant for clients, and progress your career goals.

My Networking

My Networking
Participating in GHD’s Young Professional Group mixes learning and networking across a wide range of social, community and professional development activities to enhance your experience at GHD. Joining a community of peers from different disciplines, you will develop lasting personal connections and expand your thinking.

My Community

My Community
Our Corporate Social Responsibility program, ‘GHD in the Community’ or GitC, enables our people to contribute to the positive social and environmental development of the communities in which we live and we work.

My Workplace

My Workplace
GHD’s workplace is flexible, supportive and provides the opportunity for graduates to learn, contribute and engage socially while having fun.

People and collaboration are consistently rated as the best things about working at GHD according to our people surveys.

My Innovation

My Innovation
Innovation is at the heart of GHD. Throughout your career, you will have lots of opportunities to help develop and commercialise new ideas in the GHD Innovation Zone. The Smart Seeds challenge brings together young leaders from GHD and partner organisations to solve some of the most pressing issues facing cities today.


We are moving forward with new ideas to help clients and communities around the world. Learn about what sustainability really means and how GHD people incorporate these principles in our everyday project work.

Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity and Inclusion
Join GHD’s journey to develop an even more diverse and inclusive workforce. We actively champion gender balance in the consulting sector by respecting individual needs and situations, and offering adaptable and flexible working arrangements.

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