Victoria’s Big Build - 2021 Civil Construction Cadetships in Surveillance

Be part of the biggest upgrade to Victoria’s transport network in history. Join Civil Construction Cadetships in Surveillance to build your career in one of the fastest growing industries in Australia, civil construction.

Be part of Victoria’s Big Build

Major Road Projects Victoria is part of the Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (MTIA), which is building state-shaping transport projects like the Metro Tunnel, North East Link, West Gate Tunnel, Level Crossing Removal Project, Regional Rail Revival and Suburban Road Upgrades. New projects also include the Suburban Rail Loop and Airport Rail Link, that which will change the way that Victorians work, live and play.

By joining our team, you will be making it easier for Victorians to get where they need to go and contribute to improving our liveability.

Delivering these massive projects takes multi-disciplinary teams working collaboratively in a complex and creative environment. Does this sound like your ideal workplace?

About Civil Construction Cadetships in Surveillance

Civil Construction Cadetships in Surveillance is a two-year paid work and study placement. Undertake a Certificate III in Civil Construction qualification while gaining on-the-job experience on real civil construction projects.

The Cadetship is suitable for anyone, from school leavers to career changers. You don’t need any prior construction experience.

What is Surveillance?

Surveillance staff play a critical role in delivering infrastructure projects. They assess the quality of construction activities to ensure it meets project scope and standards. This includes relocating and protecting underground utility services, earthworks, drainage, asphalting and road surfacing, traffic management, traffic signals and bridgeworks.

A key part of all Surveillance roles is the ability to listen, work in a team, communicate effectively and enable others to understand and develop innovative solutions.

Application Process

Applications for the 2021 Civil Construction Cadetships are now closed. For more information visit

Learn More

For more information on Civil Construction Cadetships in Surveillance, download our information sheet (PDF, 1.2 MB).

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