This is your chance to make a lasting impression with industry professionals in a casual setting, and gain insight into what it’s like working in different disciplines of engineering. Join us for EAIT Student Employability’s annual Engineering Crawl and visit the offices of SMEC and ARUP, followed by networking, nibbles and drinks at Valley Hops Brewing.

Why should you attend?

  • Network and make a lasting impression with industry professionals in a casual setting
  • Gain insight into some of the team's projects and hear what it’s like working in different disciplines of engineering
  • Enjoy some fresh air as we walk to each location within Bowen Hills/ Fortitude Valley
  • Free food and drinks at the end of the night!

Locations include:

  • SMEC
  • ARUP
  • Valley Hops Brewery

Limited spots available, booking is required! Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity.

If you are an engineering student, you might be able to claim Type B hours (under Category 8) for attending this event. See the activity table for full details.

About SMEC:

SMEC is an Australian-based construction engineering company that provides consulting services on major infrastructure projects around the world. SMEC undertakes feasibility studies, design, tender and contract management, construction supervision and project management. For more than 70 years, SMEC has built a reputation as a trusted partner on major transport and energy infrastructure projects around the world. Our design leaders and specialist teams draw on deep expertise and experience delivering projects across a range of diverse environments, from some of the world’s most remote locations to some of the densest urban surroundings.


About ARUP:

Dedicated to sustainable development, ARUP is a collective of 16,000+ experienced designers, engineering consultants, sustainability advisors and specialists. We work in 90+ disciplines across 140 countries. Founded to be both humane and excellent, we collaborate with our clients and partners using imagination, technology and rigour to shape a better world. Starting your career at Arup is an opportunity to be part of a unique culture. One that believes in quality, humanity, the highest ethics and social usefulness and offers a diverse work environment that will allow you to thrive and build your technical, project management and business development skills. From day one you will have the opportunity to deliver high-quality, valuable work for our clients, working on innovative and challenging projects, large and small.

Applications are now open for Arup’s 2023/24 Summer Vacation Programme. Apply here.

Your ideas and fresh thinking can help solve the future climate resilience, biodiversity and social challenges we face in a rapidly changing world. Arup’s Summer Vacation Programme is a 12-week paid placement over the summer university break. You will work with Arup’s designers, engineering consultants, sustainability advisors and specialists across the built environment as you build your professional presence and develop influence to deliver work that matters.Arup’s programme aims to equip you with valuable skills that will set you apart as you launch your career. It’s an opportunity for you to take a test drive before you graduate and see what your future could look like. On completion, you will be automatically considered for a graduate role at Arup, putting you ahead of the graduate pack.

Learn more about Arup’s diverse teams, disciplines, services and projects by downloading our Early Careers opportunities handbook.

Applications are open until 28th of August, 11:55pm (AEST).

About Employability Events

EAIT Employability offer a range of events each semester to help you get career ready. Hear from industry on upcoming opportunities in the workforce, tips and tricks on their recruitment process, and start building your professional networks.