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Our Vacation Programme

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While you’re still working hard to get your degree; get your career on track. Our summer vacation programme is a twelve-week learning opportunity which will provide you with ‘real’ work experience during your break.

Over the course of the programme, you’ll gain a great understanding of the work we do, our commitment to safety and the scale of our global operations. You’ll build important relationships; get involved in real work; and get paid to do it!

Our vacation programme will open around June/July 2018 across some of the below disciplines:

  • Commerce
  • Mechatronics
  • Mining engineering
  • Electrical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Geology
  • Hydrology
  • Geotechnical engineering 
  • Surveying
  • Environmental
  • Civil/structural engineering
  • Health & safety
  • Human resources
  • Metallurgy/process engineering

Our roles are located in Western Australia, Queensland, and the Hunter Valley in New South Wales and range from fly in fly out and residential rosters.


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