With over 58 years under our belt, we know that building places that leave a lasting legacy starts by building great teams of people. In line with this we have built a best-in-class graduate program to provide a consistent experience for our graduates across the globe. At Lendlease we are committed to taking care of the people that keep our company thriving. Our goal is to create a workplace that supports people to seek happy, healthy and productive lives.

As a participant of the Lendlease Graduate Program, you will become part of a diverse team-based environment where you will have the opportunity to work with truly experienced professionals, in a culture that ensures you develop and grow – in fact many of our leaders began their career as part of our Graduate Program.

At Lendlease the variety of opportunities we can offer means that no matter who you are, it’s a place where you’ll connect, where you’ll progress and where you’ll matter. When you’re part of Lendlease, you’re going places.
Building (Construction & Design)

Our Building business is at the forefront of some of Australia’s most iconic and innovative structures. Our expertise in construction, design and project management gives us the capability to deliver projects on time and within budget. From Australia’s first Cross Laminated Timber building, Forte, in Melbourne to Sydney’s new must-see destination, Barangaroo South – we have and continue to deliver places for future generations.

We offer challenging opportunities nationally in Site Engineering, Cost Planning, Architectural Design and Engineering Design with the opportunity to work across a variety of sectors, including commercial offices, retail, residential, government and social infrastructure projects. In addition we will build your functional expertise in areas such as safety, sustainability, procurement, contract management and cost planning.

Suitable degree qualifications;

  • Construction Management
  • Engineering - all disciplines
  • Architecture
  • Property Development
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Occupational Health & Safety

Locations: ACT, NSW, VIC, QLD, NT, SA & WA

Applications open Tuesday 21st February. Applications close Tuesday 4th April 2017. 

Click here to apply for Building - Site Engineering

Click here to apply for Building - Cost Planning

Click here to apply for Building - Design 

Property (Development management)
We bring international experience and local expertise to every project. People are at the heart of everything we do, so our master-planned communities, high-rise apartments, award-winning commercial precincts and unique retail centres are all built with the customer at the front-of-mind. Our capabilities span the project lifecycle, from conception to completion and beyond.

We have multiple opportunities to join our Property business in either Development Management or our specialised Property Marketing team.

Development Graduates, Property: Kick start a career in Development Management, our Graduates are exposed to the full development cycle and complete rotations through different development business units such as such as Urban Regeneration, Retail Development, Retirement Living and Communities. We seek candidates with a real passion for the Property sector, who are seeking a career in Development Management. This means you could be completing a broad range of degrees including, but not limited to;
  • Property Economics
  • Construction Management & Property
  • Property Development or other property related degrees (Sustainability, Design (Architecture), Urban Planning)
  • Commerce
  • Civil Engineering

Locations: NSW, VIC, QLD & WA

Marketing Graduates, Property: We are also seeking applications for aspiring Marketers to join our Property Marketing team. With a degree in Marketing, Business and/or Commerce with a major in Marketing, Graduates will join a team of highly skilled property marketing specialists gaining experience in; B2C & B2B marketing, research and analysis, stakeholder engagement and project marketing for our mixed use urban regeneration projects such as Barangaroo, residential communities, retirement villages and shopping centres.

Suitable degree qualifications;

  • Marketing, Business and/or Commerce with a major in Marketing

Location: Sydney

Applications open Tuesday 21st February. Applications close Sunday 23rd April 2017.

Click here to apply for the Property stream


Services (Infrastructure)

Lendlease’s Services business is a specialist maintenance and asset management contractor. We serve millions of people on our roads, and in their homes, maintaining their power, water and telecommunications services. We also harness expertise in industrial work and resources including civil projects, capital upgrades and reactive repairs.

As a graduate you will gain technical and site experience as well as build your functional expertise in areas such as safety, sustainability, procurement, stakeholder and contract management. 
Suitable degree qualifications; 

  • Engineering: Civil/Electrical/Telecommunications/ Environmental/Mechanical/Chemical
  • Quantity Surveying 
  • Occupational Health & Safety

Locations: NSW, VIC, QLD & WA

Applications open Tuesday 21st February. Applications close Tuesday 4th April 2017.

Click here to apply for the Services team


Engineering (Civil Infrastructure)

Lendlease is a leader in civil infrastructure. We’ve already delivered over 100km of road and 114 bridges across Australia. We work with public and private partners to deliver premier infrastructure that caters for thousands of people every day. Our tailored packages offer development, finance, design and construction services.

Participating in a competency based program, you will gain a rounded view of the engineering landscape. While key fundamentals of engineering such as safety, procurement and contract management, are essential components of the program, graduates will also be exposed to a variety of additional disciplines on site, including surveying, estimating and environmental management.

Suitable degree qualifications; 

  • Engineering: Civil/ Structural/ Mechanical/ Electrical/Environmental
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Communications/Social Science

Locations: NSW, VIC, QLD & SA

Applications open Tuesday 21st February. Applications close Tuesday 4th April 2017.

Click here to apply for the Engineering stream

Corporate Functions (Business)

An organisation of our size and scale needs the sharpest business minds. We have built a best-in-class corporate community of sought after business partners that enable enhanced performance through collaboration, innovation, commercial discipline and the ongoing transformation of our functions. 
For our 2018 Graduate Program we will be accepting applications for Graduate roles with the following Corporate Functions: 

Our Finance Function: Degree qualifications in Accounting, Finance and/or Commerce with a major in Accounting. We will support your CA/CPA studies during your program. (Accepting applications for 2018)

  • Our Human Resources Function: Degree qualifications in Human Resources, Business and/or Commerce with a major in Human Resources. You will be exposed to best practice operational, strategic and transformational HR practices. (Accepting applications for 2018)
  • Our Marketing Function: Degree qualifications in Marketing, Business and/or Commerce with a major in Marketing. You will work with our leading Property business and gain exposure to a rapidly transforming and innovative consumer led marketing function. 
  • Our Information Technology Function: Degree qualifications in Information Technology. You will work with a team that is responsible for providing the technology capability and delivery to enable our business strategy and day to day operations.

The following Corporate functions will not be accepting applications for our 2018 program, however please stay up to date about future opportunities by following our Lend Lease Graduate Program Australia page and signing up for job alerts http://jobopportunities.lendlease.com.au


  • Our Communications (Corporate Affairs) Function: Degree qualifications in Organisational Communication with majors in Journalism, Marketing or related, you have demonstrated leadership qualities and a desire to stretch your capabilities.
  • Our Procurement Function:  Degree qualifications in Business, Engineering or Law with a demonstrated interest in procurement and the desire to stretch your capabilities.
  • Our Risk Function: Degree qualifications in Business, Engineering, Commerce, Finance or Law with a demonstrated passion for a career in risk.
  • Our Sustainability Function: Degree qualifications in Business, Engineering, Commerce, Applied Science and/or related disciplines, with a demonstrated interest in sustainability and the desire to stretch your capabilities.

Location: Sydney (various locations)

Applications open Tuesday 21st February. Applications close Tuesday 4th April 2017. (Marketing applications close Sunday 23rd April 2017)

Click here to apply for the Corporate Function stream


With opportunities nationally, our Program spans two years, includes rotations and provides opportunities across our business areas including Building, Engineering (Civil Infrastructure), Services (Infrastructure), Property Development and key Corporate Functions.
Our five unique program streams are developed in line with our vision and business strategy and are tailored to enhance your skills and support you for future roles with Lendlease.
You will be supported through a structured learning and development program, a variety of on the job assignments, and networking and social activities. During the two year program you will develop lasting networks with both senior leaders and fellow graduates.

Upon completion of our program we are proud to say that some of our best graduates have been successful in securing sought after opportunities across our international projects in places like London and Singapore.

If you have the suitable qualifications for more than one of our programs, we would encourage you to apply to all that are of interest and relevant to you.

Please note detailed information including the recruitment timeframes will be provided on application as they will vary across the various disciplines.

Join the conversation on Facebook and ‘like’ our  Lendlease Graduate Program Australia page or to view some of our amazing projects and learn more about what we do, visit our YouTube channel www.youtube.com/user/LendLeaseGroup.

To find out about other career opportunities, explore all of our open vacancies or sign up for job alerts please visit http://jobopportunities.lendlease.com.au 

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