Cadet Program

Donald Cant Watts Corke is dedicated to the development of tomorrow’s leaders.


We offer cadet opportunities to talented students who wish to complement their tertiary education with a comprehensive practical program. Many of our cadets have become industry leaders within our firm and elsewhere in the wider Construction Industry, both here and overseas.

Our program is ideally suited to those who are seeking a long term, exciting and fulfilling career in the fields of Quantity Surveying, Cost Management and Project Management.

Applicants need to be undertaking a recognised tertiary course in Construction or Project Management. Applicants can be in any year of their course, from first to final.

Cadetships can be undertaken either part time, or full time, dependent upon the course load and timetable.

The benefits of our program include:

  • The ability to work on some of the most interesting and challenging projects within Australia
  • Exposure to a modern, diverse and supportive office environment
  • A dedicated supervisor from our senior staff to guide you through our program.
  • Access to Industry leaders
  • Balance between work and study commitments
  • A competitive salary

With the opportunity to move to a full time position post-graduation, we offer a rewarding career path for self-motivated, high achieving individuals with promotion aspirations.

Applications can be made at any time by emailing your cover letter and resume to

Meet some of our current and past cadets.