Graduate Programme

The McConnell Dowell graduate programme in New Zealand will put you on a path to career success - providing you with opportunities to learn, grow and fulfil your potential.

We offer graduate opportunities in Engineering, Construction, Finance, Commercial, Human Resources, New Business & Strategy, and Environment & Sustainability.

Strengths of the McConnell Dowell graduate programme

Our programme has been carefully developed to provide the best graduates with the chance to put their skills to work. It is a practical programme with an emphasis on learning and development. 

Key programme features include:

  • Two-year programme with flexible rotations
  • Backed by a multi-national organisation with a 60 year history of Creative Construction
  • Opportunities to work on small, meduim and large-scale multi-disciplinary projects across multiple industries and locations
  • Learn and grow in a values-based company that prioritises safety, cares about its people, and is focussed on its purpose of 'Providing a Better Life'
  • Opportunities to build a broad network across our business and our wider industry
  • Mentoring by senior leaders who are accessible, available and approachable.
  • Paid for ENZ membership and Chartership Process support

We believe this is what sets our graduate programme apart.

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Some of our Graduates in action

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