Did you know late last year we piloted the world’s first autonomous heavy-haul train to safely drive a 100-kilometre distance?
At Rio Tinto as pioneers in mining and metals, we produce materials essential to human progress.
We’ve been in business for more than 140 years and produce a diverse suite of minerals and metals that enable the world to grow and develop.
While you’re still working hard to get your degree; get your career on track. Our Rio Tinto summer vacation programme is a 12-week programme which will provide you with 'real' work experience on your summer break.
Over the course of the programme, you'll gain great understanding of the work we do, our commitment to safety and the options we offer across our large-scale operations. You'll build relationships with the Rio Tinto team and community; gather valuable real world experience – while getting paid to do it!
Our 2018/2019 vacation programme is now open for those seeking a challenging, exciting and rewarding experience.
We have programmes available in the following disciplines:
Our roles are spread across a number of locations including our head offices in both Perth and Brisbane and in regional locations throughout Western Australia, Queensland, and the Northern Territory. Our regional operations’ roles will be residential and relocation may be required for the duration.
To be considered, please ensure you complete all pre-screening questions and select the relevant discipline you would like to be considered for. Your preference will be taken into consideration, but please be mindful a large number of vacation placements will be based in remote locations.
If you’re interested in launching your career with us, apply today for an exciting tomorrow.