Hanlons Cadetship Programmes - 
A better way to live & learn.


Kick start your career with a cadetship in Engineering/Surveying! This is the perfect opportunity for a current engineering/surveying student to get paid while they study and gain valuable experience in a leading regional surveying and engineering firm. 

  • Earn while you learn and kick start your career!
  • Attractive benefits including part-reimbursed tuition fees
  • Gain valuable on-the-job experience with our experienced team

Located half way between Brisbane and Sydney, the New England region of NSW boasts the best of urban bustle and rural quiet. It offers that true sense of community, natural beauty, and enviable lifestyle only rural/regional living can offer. At Hanlons, we strive to make regional communities a better place to live. That’s our vision. This is your chance to be a part of it.

About the role 
Under the guidance of experienced engineers and surveyors, the Cadet will have the opportunity to develop the necessary skills and experience.
Salary for this position will be dependent on the Cadet’s current level of study and will be negotiated per applicant. 

Attractive benefits of cadetships include:

  • 50% of tuition fees will be refunded upon successful completion of subjects
  • Flexible working arrangements around your study – up to 7 hours per week
  • Exam and study leave
  • Salary progression throughout the cadetship
  • Gain experience while you study!

About You 
You will be currently enrolled in a Surveying or Engineering degree course, and have a keen interest in gaining on-the-job experience in Surveying/Engineering.

You will have basic knowledge of the surveying and engineering industry, as well as a high level of oral and written communication skills. You will enjoy mathematics, the outdoors and working in a diverse team environment.

If this sounds like you, apply now!

About us 
Located in Tamworth, the New England region of NSW we are within comfortable travelling distance of Newcastle, North Coast, Sydney and Brisbane. With four distinct and stunning seasons combined with affordable living, it’s an enviable lifestyle location. There is space for you to grow into your potential! 

How to Apply 
Applications including a cover letter, resume and statement addressing both the Essential and Desirable Selection Criteria are to be submitted online by visiting or email reception[at]mitchelhanlon[dot]com[dot]au
For a confidential discussion or to obtain further information please contact Tim Milsom, Operations Manager on (02) 67624411.

Only candidates with the right to work in Australia will be considered for the position. 

Cadet Engineer & Cadet Surveyor, Tamworth NSW 

As a Cadet with Hanlons, no day will ever be the same! Come and realise your potential and start your career off with Hanlons. . 

  • No experience necessary just a positive attitude, team player and a willingness to learn/jump in and try everything
  • Gain hands on experience while studying
  • The opportunity to work across our spectrum of Services


We are REAL
At Hanlons, we work hard as a team, we are straight shooters and we take pride  in what we do. We know we’re only as good as our people, so we are committed to hiring, developing and retaining only the best in our teams.   For over 15 years, Hanlons has established itself as a leading Engineering and surveying firm in New South Wales. 

What is a Cadetship Program? 
Our Cadetship Program will see you moving through different areas of our business on a rotational basis. You will gain experience in Surveying, Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Planning allowing you the space you need to develop a well rounded career. 

As a cadet, you will learn and develop quickly, while working your way towards a formal university course with the University of Southern Queensland by distance education.

About You 
The successful candidate will be able to work full time with the possibility of travel, be a motivated, keen, enthusiastic team player with a love for maths and the outdoors. A current Drivers Licence and your own transport would be a major advantage, however not entirely necessary as long as you can get to work.

At Hanlons, we  work with an emphasis on teamwork and positive co-operation in the spirit of mutual trust and respect. We work collaboratively to ensure we remain proactive and add value.

In return for your commitment to our business, we offer a family friendly environment, with a culture of ownership and accountability. We encourage team work and lateral thinking to help deliver the best out comes and ensure we deliver for the improvement of regional communities.

If you are interested in applying please contact Tim Milsom, Operations Manager on (02) 67624411, for a confidential discussion or to obtain further information

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