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With so much work being done in Victoria, there is an unprecedented amount of jobs available.

119major road and rail projects

15,000+people in jobs across Victoria

10%At least 10 per cent apprentices, trainees or engineering cadets for major projects

20+More than 20 world class construction and engineering partners to work with

Major transport projects creating jobs for Victoria

This massive overhaul of our transport network is creating tens of thousands of jobs across all types of sectors, from construction and engineering, to human resources and administration. You can work in the private industry with our construction partners or be involved with the public sector.

Job seekers can now search for job opportunities on these major projects, including the Level Crossing Removal Project, Metro Tunnel, West Gate Tunnel and Ballarat Line Upgrade.

The Victorian Government's Major Projects Skills Guarantee also provides opportunities for apprentices, trainees and engineering cadets to work on Victoria's biggest building and construction, infrastructure and civil engineering projects.

To find a job, search above or visit Big Build Jobs.


These projects are helping automotive workers to retrain and transition to new jobs in the construction and rail industry.

Level Crossing Removal Project

Find a job on the Level Crossing Removal Project

It's the largest public transport project in Victoria’s history, creating nearly 7,000 jobs, including at least 500 apprentices, trainees and engineering cadets

The West Gate Tunnel project is creating 6,000 new jobs, including 500 jobs for people entering the workforce, and up to 150 jobs for former auto workers.

2021 Victoria’s Big Graduate Program

Graduates will participate in tailored rotations over two years with the first year of the program including two rotations within a ‘home’ project. In the second year, each graduate will have an opportunity to work within another project group or externally with one of our key advisors or project partners.

Applications are now open. Find out more about the Graduate Program.

Latest jobs

The massive overhaul of our transport network is creating tens of thousands of jobs across all types of sectors


MetroHub is a joint initiative by Cross Yarra Partnership and Holmesglen Institute of TAFE, to oversee employment and training opportunities on the Metro Tunnel Project.

Apprentices, engineering graduates and other job seekers can express their interest by visiting MetroHub at Holmesglen's CBD campus at 332 St Kilda Road, Southbank or via the Metro Tunnel website.

Victorian Skills Gateway

The Victorian Skills Gateway is a one-stop-shop to help you find quality training that could lead to a job on Victoria's Big Build.

The vocational education and training courses featured on the website are either regulated qualifications under the Australian Qualifications Framework, or short training programs comprising units of competency from regulated qualifications.

Visit the Victorian Skills Gateway website to find out more.

Our construction partners

The Victorian Government is partnering with a number of leading Australian and global construction and engineering companies to deliver Victoria’s Big Build.

ProjectPackageConstruction partners

Ballarat Line Upgrade


Lendlease, Coleman Rail

Chandler Highway Upgrade

Design and construct

Seymour Whyte Constructions

CityLink Tulla Widening

Melbourne Airport to Bulla Road (managed by VicRoads)


CityLink Tulla Widening

Bulla Road to Power Street (managed by Transurban)

CPB Contractors

Echuca-Moama Bridge

Stages 1 and 2 involving major upgrades to Warren Street

Winslow Constructors

Gippsland Line Upgrade

Avon River rail bridge replacement

CPB Contractors

High Capacity Metro Trains

Public Private Partnership with Evolution Rail consortium

Downer, CRRC and Plenary

Level Crossing Removal Project

North Western Program Alliance (NWPA) removing the High Street (Reservoir) level crossing, including building a new station.

John Holland, Kellogg Brown and Root (KBR)

Level Crossing Removal Project

South Eastern Program Alliance (SEPA) removing the Toorak Road (Kooyong) level crossing, Manchester Road, Moroolbark and Maroondah Highway, Lilydale

Laing O’Rourke, Jacobs, MTM

Level Crossing Removal Project

Southern Program Alliance (SPA) removing the Seaford Road level crossing and carrying out the Seaford revitalisation (Seaford), Station Street (Carrum), Park Road, Charman Road (Cheltenham), Balcombe Road (Mentone) level crossings, as well as building new stations at Carrum, Cheltenham, and Mentone, and a new road bridge over the Patterson River.

Additional works package includes level crossing removals at Edithvale, Chelsea and Bonbeach

Lendlease, Acciona, Coleman Rail and WSP

Level Crossing Removal Project

Western Program Alliance (WPA) removing the level crossings at Aviation Road (Laverton), and building the Wyndham Vale Stabling Facility (delivered on behalf of Department of Transport, in partnership with V/Line)

McConnell Dowell, Arup and Mott McDonald

Mernda Rail Extension

Eight kilometres of new rail line and three new stations between South Morang and Mernda

John Holland

Metro Tunnel

Public Private Partnership with Cross Yarra Partnership consortium to build the new tunnels and stations

Lendlease Engineering, John Holland, Bouygues Construction and Capella

Metro Tunnel

Rail systems including signalling and systems integration work

CPB Contractors and Bombardier Transportation

Metro Tunnel

Rail Infrastructure Alliance

John Holland, CPB

Monash Freeway Upgrade

Stage 1 funded as part of the West Gate Tunnel project with Transurban

Fulton Hogan

Mordialloc Freeway

Joint venture

McConnell Dowell and Decmil

M80 Ring Road Upgrade

Section between Sunshine Avenue and the Calder Freeway

Fulton Hogan

M80 Ring Road Upgrade

Section between Sydney Road and Edgars

CPB Contractors

Plenty Road Upgrade

Stage 1 from McKimmies Road to Bush Boulevard in Mill Park


Princes Highway West Duplication

Section 2 Armytage Road to Warncoort


Princes Highway West Duplication

Section 3 Warncoort to Colac East

Cut & Fill

Streamlining Hoddle Street

Construct only

Seymour Whyte Constructions

Thompsons Road Upgrade

Road duplication and level crossing removal


Suburban Roads Upgrade

Public Private Partnership with project consortium, Netflow

Cintra and Plenary

Sunbury Line UpgradeUpgrading the Sunbury line to make way for High Capacity Metro TrainsJohn Holland, CPB Contractors, AECOM and MTM

West Gate Tunnel

Public Private Partnership with Transurban (concessionaire)

CPBJH joint venture

Western Highway Upgrade

Duplication of the highway between Buangor and Ararat

CPB Contractors and Seymour Whyte Constructions

* projects to be delivered by allocated program alliance/contractor subject to performance on initial work packages.

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