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Our major road and rail projects are creating jobs for Victoria.

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 $15.8 billion North East Link will create more than 10,000 jobs in Victoria and we want you to be part of the biggest road infrastructure project in Victoria’s history.

Rail Signalling Engineer Cadet Program 2021

Rail signalling is a highly specialised and growing field in demand.

The Rail Signalling Engineer Cadet Program provides a fully paid, three-year cadetship with placements at a range of Australia’s biggest rail and construction operators. Upon completion of the program, cadets are awarded a Graduate Diploma of Railway Signalling Systems.

Applications are now open, and close 6 September 2020.

To find out more about eligibility and to apply, visit the Careers Victoria website.

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.

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