Why BHP?

At BHP we offer you the chance to grow, to think big and make a difference.

You will be a part of a global company who embraces new ideas and new voices to speak up and explore what is possible. Our people are committed to working ways that embrace our charter values of Sustainability, Integrity, Respect, Performance, Simplicity and Accountability.

Our products are the essential building blocks of progress, fueling the change that is lifting the living standards of millions of people around the world. Our iron ore helps build communities, cities and economies. Our coal helps deliver affordable energy and our copper helps connect the world. Our oil and gas is essential for driving the global economy.

We look for students with a range of degrees that include (but not limited) to:

  • Technology: Data Science, Computer Science, Applied Statistics, Software Engineering, Mathematics
  • Business: Accounting / Finance, Supply Chain, Logistics Management, Communications
  • Engineering: Mining, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Electrical, Mine Geotechnical, Civil, Metallurgy / Minerals Processing, Construction, Environmental
  • Health Science: Safety, Health, Occupational Hygiene, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Medical Radiation, Toxicology
  • Science: Earth Science / Geology (Honours / Masters), Hydrogeology, Environmental, Physics, Chemistry, Spatial Science (Surveying)

Interns you will be a penultimate student and start in November working with us for 10-12 weeks. This is the time to apply all you have learnt in real life situations and use your initiative to seek out projects to showcase your capability.

Do well as an intern and you will go to the front of the queue to receive a graduate job offer. What a great way to start you career!

Our Australian intern opportunities for engineering and science will be residential or Fly-In-Fly-Out (FIFO) either way giving you the chance to support and live in a thriving local community. Roles such as Technology, Finance and Supply will support our operations from our city locations, but they are never far from the action.

Apply now:

If you are ready to make a difference, then apply now to see what is possible. Applications are open from 28 February to 1 April 2018. For further information or to apply visit our website

Please be advised that at the time of your application you will require Australian / New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency.