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Thiess

  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

2020/2021 Summer Vacation Program

Brisbane, QLD; Bowen Basin, QLD, Hunter Valley, NSW and Leinster and Pilbara Region, WA
Applications are now open for our 2020/2021 Thiess Vacation Program.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Types
Internship
Number of Vacancies
24
Start Date
30 Nov 2020

Application dates

Applications Open
3 Aug 2020
Applications Close
31 Aug 2020

Minimum requirements

Level of Study
Bachelor
Graduation Results
50 - 64% WAM (Pass)
Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
E
Mechanical Engineering
Mining Engineering
Robotics & Mechatronics Engineering
M
Medical & Health Sciences (all other)
Occupational Therapy
S
Sciences (all other)

Build a deeper capability

With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential. Join our team today.

About the role

We invest in future talent and provide vacation students with exposure to a world of experience and expertise. At Thiess, our Summer Vacation Program offers you the opportunity to work on real and meaningful work as part of our structured, 12-week paid program. You will gain valuable experience working on site and for some roles, experience living in remote and regional locations. Build your networks and relationships early in your career by working with experienced industry leaders.

The 2020/2021 Thiess Vacation Program has opportunities in the following disciplines:

  • Mining engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Mechatronics engineering
  • Surveying
  • Health & Safety

About you

We want to hear from you if you are:

  • Studying a degree relevant to the above disciplines
  • Willing to work and relocate to site for the duration of the program
  • Available to work for the entire 12-week period from late November through to February 2021
  • A holder of Australian citizenship or permanent residency
  • Ready to start your career in the mining industry.

About us

We partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. For more than 80 years, we've operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses that insight to optimise solutions for each project and create lasting value for our clients and the communities we live and work in.

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We're focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered.

Visit our website to learn more.

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
One thing I find exciting about my job is being present through all phases of the operation; from design and construction to implementation.

Harry Kaveney

  • Graduate stories
One thing I find exciting about my job is being present through all phases of the operation; from design and construction to implementation.

Harry Kaveney

  • Graduate stories
An engineering qualification is a requirement of my role; however many of the skills I use in my day-to-day could come from transferable backgrounds.

Rhys Mawn

  • Graduate stories
An engineering qualification is a requirement of my role; however many of the skills I use in my day-to-day could come from transferable backgrounds.

Rhys Mawn

  • Graduate stories
One thing I find exciting about my job is being present through all phases of the operation; from design and construction to implementation.

Harry Kaveney

  • Graduate stories
One thing I find exciting about my job is being present through all phases of the operation; from design and construction to implementation.

Harry Kaveney

  • Graduate stories
An engineering qualification is a requirement of my role; however many of the skills I use in my day-to-day could come from transferable backgrounds.

Rhys Mawn

  • Graduate stories
An engineering qualification is a requirement of my role; however many of the skills I use in my day-to-day could come from transferable backgrounds.

Rhys Mawn