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Thiess

  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

Thiess Vacation Program 2018/2019

Hunter Valley, NSW; Brisbane &Central Queensland; Perth & Regional WA, Coober Pedy, SA (Thiess provide relocation assistance)

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. 

Opportunity details

Opportunity Types
Internship
Number of Vacancies
50
Salary
Casual Award Rates

Application dates

Applications Open
2 Aug 2018
Applications Close
30 Aug 2018

Minimum requirements

Level of Study
Bachelor
Graduation Results
50 - 64% WAM (Pass)
Accepting International Applications
No
Degrees Accepted
I
Computer Graphics & Animation
E
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Mining Engineering
B
Human Resources
P
Property & Built Environment
S
Sciences

Thiess is the world's largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Our life-of-mine insight, tailored approach and commitment to excellence keep us at the leading edge…optimising the mining value chain for each client.

And we're not done. We continue to drive innovation, through long-term relationships, so our clients are best positioned in a competitive global market. Our people are central to our success and are empowered to contribute their skills, knowledge and experience to continually exceed industry benchmarks. Our culture is built on our Principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation and Delivery, underpinned by a commitment to safety in everything we do.

Why do Vacation work with us?

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 2018/2019 Thiess Vacation Program has opportunities in:

  • Mining engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Geology
  • Surveying
  • Environment
  • Human Resources
  • Health & Safety
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Data Analytics/Data Science
  • ICT.

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 2018 through to February 2019
  • A holder of Australian citizenship or permanent residency
  • Ready to start your career in the mining industry.

Eligible vacation students will be considered for transition to the CIMIC Group Graduate Program at the conclusion of the vacation program.

This is your chance to join the Thiess team and develop your career within the mining industry.

Graduate Success Stories


Thiess Graduate 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
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

Thiess Graduate 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
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

Thiess Graduate 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
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

Thiess Graduate 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
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