Shape Careers

SHAPE is for those who want to reach their potential. Is that you?

At SHAPE we have created an environment where our people are encouraged to reach their full potential. Success is driven by people, which is why we employ the best in the business.

Our success is driven by our people. That’s why we employ the best in the business. They each bring unique skills, experience and knowledge to form a diverse team, with a vision of bringing spaces to life.

Kate Evans, Group Executive People, Brand and Communications

SHAPE nurtures a supportive culture with a strong commitment to developing careers and promoting from within. We’re all about encouraging, mentoring each other and being the best we can be.

A career at SHAPE offers:

  • Almost endless opportunities in terms of career development and expansion
  • First-class training and support
  • A genuine opportunity for you to achieve your full potential
  • A workplace built around working hard and having fun.


Life at SHAPE

We’re committed to making SHAPE a great place to work. We provide a flexible and supportive workplace to help our people strike the right balance between work and life responsibilities. Our staff satisfaction and engagement surveys show that our SHAPIANs are happy, and our industry-leading benefits and perks may have something to do with it. We have an employee satisfaction score of 76.

Lifestyle and Wellbeing

We offer our employees flexible working conditions, paid parental leave, paid work/life balance leave, childcare assistance, mindfulness sessions, health benefits, EAP and more.

Rewarding Opportunities

We offer project bonus schemes, employee profit share, interstate relocations, international employee exchange opportunities and charity initiatives.

Recognition and Perks

Our offices feature ping pong tables, wellbeing spaces, barista-grade coffee machines, fresh fruit daily and a fully stocked beer and wine fridge.

Learning and Development

We provide education grants, paid study leave, leadership development and equal opportunity programs.

Ready for a career at SHAPE?

We’re always on the hunt for fresh talent. If you’re interested in building a career with SHAPE, we’d love to hear from you. Check out our current openings below or get in touch.



Cadet Experience

Give your career a kick start with the SHAPE Cadet Experience. We’re on the lookout for passionate people who want to grow their career and fast-track their learning – and have fun doing it.

Our cadets are immersed in our business from day one, and work to support our project delivery teams during pre-construction, onsite throughout construction and in post-construction. We understand the demands of the role and will work with you to create a flexible working plan that accommodates university timetables and holidays.

Sound like your dream job? We want to hear from you!

2020 intake will kick off in February


Employee Spotlight

Maryanne Akari
Project Manager, NSW

My journey with SHAPE began in 2013. I enjoy working at a well-respected company with like-minded, dynamic people who inspire and encourage me to perform at my best. I also love the flexible working arrangements and comfortable office space – it includes a beer tap!


Erin Oxley
Project Coordinator, QLD

My favourite thing about SHAPE is the people I work with. I have never felt so supported and comfortable in speaking up and sharing my ideas and opinions. You are constantly encouraged to have a go; if you mess up, everyone takes it as a learning curve and gets on with it!


Lincoln Withers
Site Manager, ACT

My career with SHAPE started in 2014 as a Site Foreman. What I love about working for SHAPE is the great people, and the genuine team feeling where everyone supports each other. SHAPE is a company that wants you to excel and grow.