Students & Graduates

We understand that everybody is unique. Each individual journey will be encouraged and supported and we can’t wait to watch you grow.

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Are you passionate about developing our state’s road infrastructure? Do you want to be part of building a better WA?

Every year we search for enthusiastic creative students and graduates to join us in making WA a safe reliable place to live.

Explore the endless career pathways at Main Roads by learning more about our career entry pathways.

At Main Roads, we go places and you can too.

Cadetship, Graduate Engineer and Engineering Associate opportunities

Our traineeship and cadetship programs are an excellent way to combine hands on professional development whilst you put into practise the nationally recognised qualification you are working towards. The Graduate program enables you to get stuck into the nitty gritty of your professional journey as you are provided with a structured rotational program that enables you to grow and learn at your best.

We understand that everybody is unique. Each individual journey will be encouraged and supported and we can’t wait to watch you grow.

Regional Traineeship opportunities

 Applications open 28 August to 14 September

The road ahead is filled with opportunities when you start your career with us. With a huge diversity of projects, roles and locations available throughout WA, going places has never been more rewarding.

Our two year Regional Engineering Associate Traineeship Program offers an incredible opportunity for you to begin a rewarding career with us, with hands-on experience across drafting, construction, materials engineering and structural design.

At Main Roads, possibilities are everywhere – all you need to do is put your hand up.


 Dates for the Diary 

Graduates & Cadets applications open 5 to 24 August

Regional Traineeship applications open 28 August to 14 September

Acknowledgement of country

The Government of Western Australia acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.

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