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Glencore – Graduate Electrical Engineer (Coal)

Mackay and Emerald Region, QLD
Hunter Valley and Mudgee Region NSW

Glencore Coal Assets have a number of opportunities opening to graduating or recently graduated university students to join our Electrical Engineering Graduate Program. You will be an important part of a global company that wants you to succeed, not just for the benefit of the organization but also so you can achieve your own career goals. As a Graduate Electrical Engineer you will work in some of the most well established mining districts, which have pioneered several mining innovations whilst producing some of the current local and global mining and resource leaders. Our industry-leading and experienced professionals will challenge you each step of the way – to think differently, ask questions and come up with creative solutions. You will have access to unrivalled opportunities and unlimited potential to grow your career. This is your opportunity to test your skills and creativity in real situations, working with some of the best in your field. If you are keen to grow with us, relish the opportunity to work and live in our mining regions in NSW and QLD to build an exciting career, we want to hear from you.

About the role

As a Graduate Electrical Engineer, you’ll get the opportunity to apply what you’ve studied – working in the field solving real-world challenges, challenges that span and extend beyond your discipline. You will have the opportunity to gain valued experience in engineering design, reliability and project management rotating throughout the different working areas. The Engineering teams have a strong working relationship with the mining assets and life cycle management team. There is a strong focus on preventative maintenance and delivering consistent results. Whether it is working underground, on HV projects, or in the Coal Handling preparation plants, your exposure to the full range of Electrical Engineering projects is unprecedented. A typical day will involve working under the guidance of an experienced team, assisting with designing, developing, supporting the installation, operations and maintenance of electrical systems for both open cut and underground mining operations. In addition, you will also be provided with opportunities to work on electrical systems used for computing, communications and other industrial applications. Seeing the effort you invest, resolve risk and improve our business is rewarding but not without its hurdles and this will challenge your problem solving curiosity.

Graduate positions may be filled for mid-year placements however most will be for 2022 commencement.

The successful applicant will have:

  • A Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) or similar 
  • Have graduated from university within the last 2 years

Why choose Glencore?

With operations across the globe, there is a world of opportunities waiting for you at Glencore. Glencore provides unrivalled career and development prospects, great communities and the opportunity to work with leaders in your field.

As part of Glencore's Graduate Program, you will:

  • Receive structured, professional development with a real focus on-the-job experience; 
  • Have scheduled networking and social events with other graduates and members of the senior management teams;
  • Be mentored by experienced professionals in your field and receive practical support from business leaders;
  • Attend a structured Graduate Professional Development Program designed to accelerate your leadership potential; and ultimately
  • Be assisted to achieving your chosen career trajectory, with many of our graduates going on to become leaders in our business. With operations across the globe, there is a world of opportunities waiting for you at Glencore. Glencore provides unrivalled career and development prospects, great communities and the opportunity to work with leaders in your field.

As part of Glencore's Graduate Program, you will:

  • Receive structured, professional development with a real focus on-the-job experience;
  • Have scheduled networking and social events with other graduates and members of the senior management teams;
  • Be mentored by experienced professionals in your field and receive practical support from business leaders;
  • Attend a structured Graduate Professional Development Program designed to accelerate your leadership potential; and ultimately
  • Be assisted to achieving your chosen career trajectory, with many of our graduates going on to become leaders in our business.

Benefits

You will be entitled to a comprehensive range of benefits aimed at attracting and retaining our most valuable asset, our people. We offer competitive remuneration and other financial benefits including medical and insurance discounts, discounts with Virgin, Qantas and Lenovo as well as other benefits. While it is easy to focus on remuneration, other benefits include training and development, ambassadorship opportunities, health and lifestyle, recognition and reward programs as well as lifestyle rosters.

Locations

Residential Hunter Valley, NSW. From wine tasting in Australia’s oldest wine region to bushwalking in World Heritage wilderness, the Hunter is an appealing region for many. Residents have easy access to acclaimed restaurants, beautiful beaches, festivals, heritage and ancient rainforest in the Hunter Valley, Upper Hunter and Barrington Tops. With Newcastle and Sydney an easy drive away, you can enjoy the best of both world’s having access to all of what our vibrant city and regional lifestyles can offer .

Residential Mudgee, NSW. Mudgee residents enjoy access to many lifestyle attractions and relish in the four distinct seasons. This region offers breathtaking natural beauty, a vibrant winery area, locally grown food produce and a real community with heart and soul. More than 12,000 people call the region home and live in this welcoming community.

Residential Mackay region, QLD. One of Australia’s fastest growing regions that offers affordable “big city standard” services and housing in a relaxed and idyllic destination. The area offers a central location with ease of access by air, road and rail. With close proximity to the fifth busiest airport in Queensland, Mackay is serviced by more than 110 flights weekly, with more than 70 of those providing the 1.5 hour flight between Brisbane and Mackay. With 31 beaches, pristine rainforests and easy access to nearby islands, the greater Mackay region offers a great work/life balance.

Residential Emerald region, QLD. A number of our sites are located in the Central Highlands region of Central Queensland, Australia. The region encompasses an area of around 60 000 square kilometres, making it just short of the size of Tasmania. Not only is the region home to a globally competitive coal mining industry, it also has a robust and resilient agriculture and horticultural industries. Residents have access to major health and education services. There’s access to many natural attractions including camping, fishing and other water recreational activities. For access to beach and bigger shops, it’s approximately three-hours’ drive to the coast and there are many air services to Brisbane

Closed 9 days ago
Closed 9 days ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering Electrical

  • Work rights:

    New Zealand Citizen, Australian Citizen,

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  • Locations:

    Regional New South

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  • Closing Date:5th Apr 2021, 1:59 pm

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