Faculty of
Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

31 July 2019 4:30pm to 7:00pm


Advanced Engineering Building (49), Room 502


Registrations for this event are now closed

The EAIT Employability Team looks forward to welcoming you to our ‘Careers in Resources and Energy’ networking event.

The event is a MUST for all UQ students of looking into the Resources and Energy industry who wish to engage with local companies with intern and graduate opportunities.

This event is sure to be popular so book your spot to come along to build relationships and learn about the opportunities available. 

Following introductory presentations from each company, we will enjoy an hour of relaxed networking over drinks and nibbles. 

Employer companies attending the event are:

Woodside Energy

Woodside pioneered the LNG industry in Australia more than 30 years ago. Now, we're leading the industry's digital transformation.

We’ve been recruiting and developing students and graduates for more than 30 years, and we’re proud to be rated as a top-ten employer by the Australian Association of Graduate Employers.  We recognise the value of connecting with students earlier in their studies.

What our summer vacation students can expect:

Our Summer Vacation Program runs full-time for 12 weeks and we offer:

*Extensive on-the-job training, where we pay you for real, meaningful work

*Early consideration for our 2021 Graduate Development Program, so you can line up a job before you complete your studies

*Access to a vibrant community of students and recent graduates. You'll have a dedicated current graduate as a go-to support person while you're on the program

*Active employee community groups for gender equality, reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians, and LGBTI+ staff and allies.

For this program, we encourage applications from both domestic and international students in their penultimate year of study.


Our organization is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. We embrace your visions as our own and partner with you to develop better ideas that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. Our global network of 9,000 professionals work on the world’s toughest challenges. Our experience spans over 150 countries around the world in the metals, energy, infrastructure, digital, and investments market sectors.

We are employee-owned and independent—free to bring our best thinking to your business. Our exceptional, diverse teams combine vast engineering and business knowledge, working in partnership with our clients to develop market strategies, manage and optimize production, develop new game-changing technologies, and design and deliver complex capital projects.

We work closely with the communities in which we serve to ensure that our solutions optimize environmental protection, economic prosperity, social justice, and cultural vibrancy. We want their businesses, ecosystems, and communities to thrive, both now and into the future.

Our people are passionate about our corporate purpose and values. We believe in long-term relationships with our partners, and are committed to our clients’ lasting success.

Fugro Roames

Fugro is the world's leading, independent provider of geo-intelligence and asset integrity solutions for large constructions, infrastructure, and natural resources. We provide the technical data and information required to design, construct and maintain structures and infrastructure in a safe, reliable and efficient manner.

Our people are the secret to our success, and Fugro has invested in Innovation centers globally across the United States, Europe and in the Asia Pacific including locally in Brisbane, Adelaide, and Perth.

Our people are involved with cutting edge research plus supporting real-world applications for clients in industries including Power Electrical Utilities, Energy and Renewables, construction, road inspection, rail inspection, geotechnical and geophysical services for construction and more.

Our team members employ advanced cloud services, Machine Learning, High-Performance Computing, Big Data processing within a highly collaborative and Agile work environment that welcomes and embraces input and ideas from every team member.

Roames Power services, of which the Brisbane Innovation center is the home of development, is a Virtual World Asset Management System through which infrastructure managers can remotely investigate and monitor the condition and performance of their network. Roames combines pioneering geospatial mapping techniques with commoditized cloud computing, sophisticated deep learning computer algorithms and cutting-edge next generation data acquisition platforms to deliver a complete and accurate 3D virtual model of infrastructure networks and whole cities.

In addition, Brisbane is the core innovation hub for Roames Marine providing advanced cloud inspection services for offshore pipeline operators in the Energy industries. The Marine inspection services offshore survey vessels operating remote drones (ROVs - Remotely Operated Vehicles) to perform the inspection of the condition of pipeline assets within oil and gas fields. This service employs advanced Machine Learning and processing to provide clients with deep insight into the condition offshore assets to ensure the highest level of environmental protection, safety for their staff and contractors and reliability of supply.

Fugro Overview


Fugro corporate website


Roames Power


Roames Marine



With operations in 130 countries and employing over 10,000 people worldwide, SUEZ's Water Technologies & Solutions leverages innovation, expertise and global capabilities to solve the world’s toughest water and process challenges wherever they occur. The company portfolio includes a comprehensive set of chemical and equipment solutions, as well as predictive analytics, to enhance water, wastewater and process productivity. Customers leverage its water treatment technology and data analytic offerings to reduce costs, drive efficiency, meet environmental regulations and prepare for changing demands.

SUEZ are looking for uni students with an Engineering or Science background to work a paid 3 month, full time summer internship. No previous experience needed, successful candidate will show a willingness to learn and be hands on. Applications close mid-August.https://studenthub.uq.edu.au/students/jobs/detail/2608401?fbclid=IwAR3OtA5J7O2YwpQm824USIYaQf86qBMPvghU9gwJRF5_bPbwsBBn8B27Mck