Our flagship product aluminium, one of the world's most versatile metals is strong, durable and a 100% recyclable; it drives our people, supports our communities, and fulfills our purpose.
At Alcoa, we're always innovating to find new ways to contribute to a more sustainable and inclusive world - from protecting our environment, to creating a safer workplace, making our equipment more reliable, to improving our processes and embracing technology wherever we can.
We support our people and empower them to bring their ideas to life as together, we make change happen.
Our Vacation Student program provides university students with the opportunity to explore their degree within our industry and gain exposure to a future career at Alcoa. During your summer 12-week paid placement, you will grow professionally, expand technically, and become part of our community where you will be inspired and challenged daily.
Throughout the program, you will be paired with a senior specialist that will provide you with the hands-on training, mentoring, and coaching to support you in becoming a creative problem solver, helping you towards completing the meaningful projects that you'll be assigned. The best part is that you'll get to experience working in an on-site environment at our Portland Smelter in Victoria and contribute to future OHS initiatives!
As part of this Vacation Student placement you may have the opportunity to:
We are interested in hearing from curious university students who are:
Applications close Sunday 27 June 2021
To apply, please click on the 'Apply' link and submit your application by attaching your latest resume, cover letter and academic transcript. It is essential that all three documents accompany your application to be considered.
Students are required to travel to and from site each working day and will be based at Alcoa's Portland Smelter located in Victoria.
You will only be contacted if you are shortlisted for an interview, this process can take up to four weeks from the closing date.
To find out more about working for Alcoa of Australia, please visit our website.