Vacation Mining Engineer Student

Location: Agnew Posted Date: May 24, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 57072 Careermine Job Id: 1776204
Role Details

Gold Fields Australia are currently accepting applications for Mining Engineering Vacation Students within the Gold Fields Australia Operations over the November/December University break.

There are roles available on a casual contract at various mines within the GFA group.
We have on offer;
  • Fly in Fly out from Perth (10 days on 4 days off roster) at Agnew and Granny Smith - Underground
  • Residential in Kambalda or Kalgoorlie (5 days on 2 days off roster) at St Ives - Open Pit and Underground


During your time on site, you will have access to highly experienced and knowledgeable technical professionals who will expose you to various aspects of our diverse mining environment.

We will assist you with building highly sought-after skills to gain confidence with your experience in a safe, challenging and rewarding working environment.

Key factors to your success include:

  • Current C Class WA manual license
  • Currently in the 2nd Year onwards of your Engineering degree
  • Exposure and/or Experience in a Mining environment would be highly regarded
  • Prior work experience of 12 hour shifts would be advantageous to your application
  • Prior work experience using safety procedures would be essential
  • Familiarity with working in a remote locations under extreme weather conditions would be highly regarded
  • Ability to follow instructions, pick up new tasks/software systems and work in a team environment


Interested parties should submit a detailed curriculum vitae to: https://careers.goldfields.com.au

Gold Fields is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment. We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce, and strongly encourage applications from Female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.