The Glencore Vacation Employment Program is recruiting now and we are looking for enthusiastic tertiary students who want an amazing opportunity to build relationships and learn from industry experts in your chosen field.  We seek dedicated students who demonstrate resourcefulness and innovation and are excited to accept the challenge of living and working in regional locations.

The Program

Our program provides 12 weeks of paid on-the-job work experience during your university vacation period.  It allows for you to implement your theoretical knowledge in a practical environment, whilst offering you a pathway towards your mining career.  Applicants will be required to commit for the full twelve weeks.

Disciplines

We have vacation employment opportunities in the following disciplines:

  • Mining Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Electrical Engineering 
  • Surveying
  • Mechanical Engineering 
  • Accounting / Commerce                               
  • Chemical / Process Engineering
  • Human Resources                     
  • Civil Engineering
  • Information Technology /Information Systems     
  • Geology / Geosciences
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Community Relations
  • Metallurgy

Locations

Vacation positions are available in our Glencore Coal Assets business in QLD and NSW, and Glencore Copper/Zinc Assets in QLD and NT, based regionally on our mine sites.

The roles are residential and you will be expected to relocate to the local area for the duration of the 12-week program.  Accommodation is provided as part of the package if relocating for the program.

Dates and Eligibility

The Glencore Vacation Program will commence onsite end of November and finish mid-February.

You must be currently enrolled in full-time studies at University.  Whilst priority will be given to second and third year undergraduate students, studying the relevant discipline, students who will have completed at least one full year of study by the end of 2019 are eligible to apply. 

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