The Tonkin difference

We know people perform at their best when they enjoy coming to work. 


At Tonkin we offer you the opportunity to work with leading industry experts in a genuinely supportive and caring environment. We provide flexibility because we know work-life balance is key. Our high-performing teams are underpinned by trust; empowering you to build your skills, progress your career quickly and work the way that is best for you.


Good people. Challenging projects. Caring environment. That’s Tonkin. 


Positions Available

The collaborative and engaging culture at Tonkin is centred around the people within its talented team. If you’re interested in becoming part of a highly supportive, innovative and collaborative team, the following vacancies are currently available.


At Tonkin, we are not just recruiting, we are building for our future.

Graduate Program

Vacancies for our Graduate and Intern Programs are now open.

Tonkin’s graduate program is designed to enable all graduates the opportunity to experience a diverse range of work while engaged in supportive team environments within hands-on roles. The Tonkin experience provides an individualised focus which immerses graduates in project roles which help identify, target and advance strengths, provide development opportunities and enable people to develop according to their individual aspirations.

We look for undergraduates studying either civil, structural or environmental engineering.

You will have the opportunity to discover where your career could grow and be supported in that growth, work with passionate, diverse people with significant experience in the industry and be stimulated by a supportive network of other emerging professionals. Tonkin people are celebrated for their individual talents and tend to stay for the long term because they are not just a number but a valued part of the business family. Apply for a graduate position with Tonkin, taste the Tonkin experience and work with the team to discover the extraordinary opportunities for your career and be the best you can be.

Student Experience

Vacancies for our Student Experience Program are now open.


Student placements at Tonkin provide supervised hands-on experience in a multi-disciplinary consulting engineering firm, working within highly interactive project teams, to which students are assigned according to areas of interest and available projects. Work placements and work experience enable students to gain experience in a highly supportive environment within an organisation which embraces its employees as individuals.


University placements are paid roles offered to students completing their final year of study (usually of 12 week duration).


Placements are undertaken during University vacation periods or in some cases part time during your final year. Applications should should comprise a cover letter, CV and copy of academic transcript. Those successfully completing a placement at Tonkin will be highly regarded for selection in the graduate program.


School student work experience is also occasionally available for selected students by personal application.

Register Your interest

Tonkin welcomes registrations of interest from talented individuals who share its key values, especially Students and Graduates. Information received from suitable applicants is retained on a database and you will be contacted in the event that an opportunity becomes available.

Please register your interest, provide a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae and Academic Transcripts via the link below.

We look forward to hearing from you!