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Newcrest Mining

  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

2021 Australian Graduate Programme

Our two-year Programme offers a career in the resources industry, the chance to travel and work with cutting edge digital innovation and technology.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Types
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
Start Date

Application dates

Applications Open
1 Mar 2020
Applications Close
5 Apr 2020

Minimum requirements

Accepting International Applications
Degrees Accepted
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering & Construction
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Engineering Management
Environmental Engineering
Geomatic Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Mining Engineering
Renewable Energy Engineering
Robotics & Mechatronics Engineering
Data Science
Programming & Software Engineering
Earth Sciences
Environmental Science
Marine Science

Newcrest Mining - 2021 Australian Graduate Programme

Our two-year Australian Graduate Programme offers a diverse and unique learning journey, with the ability to further enhance your passion for mining across our Australian operations. Our Graduates gain experience over a two-year period and rotate between our regional Cadia operations in New South Wales and our FIFO Telfer operations in Western Australia.

Working as part of a team, you'll participate in exciting real-life projects with leading professionals dedicated to the safe exploration, mining and production of gold, you will gain invaluable hands-on professional experience and development.

Supporting you along your Graduate Programme, underpinned by a competitive salary package and relocation offering, will be a community of like-minded leaders who value early career development, and provide personal and professional support across your journey. With exposure to leadership teams and technical experts, you will uncover a wealth of knowledge and life skills.

As a graduate, you will commence the Programme in January 2021 and be required to rotate in 12 months and gain experience in our Australian operations:

  • Cadia (Residential Monday to Friday Rotation) – our Cadia operations are a short 25-minute drive outside of the regional centre of Orange. Cadia offers a unique residential mining lifestyle with exposure to first-class mining techniques, methods and projects.
  • Telfer (FIFO Shift Work Rotation) – Located in the Great Sandy Desert in the East Pilbara Region of WA, Telfer is a short two-hour flight from Perth. Working as a fly-in-fly-out (FIFO) operation, comprising of open pit and underground. While at the site, Telfer offers a unique learning experience and a diverse range of recreational activities including a gym, swimming pool, driving range, movie room and refurbished communal eatery.

Who we are looking for?

We are seeking applications from recent, or soon-to-be graduates (course completion in either 2018, 2019 or 2020) with a tertiary qualification that enables them to work in one of the following disciplines:

  • Operational Mining Automation & Robotics
  • IT & Digital Platforms - Data Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering – Underground & Open Pit
  • Environment
  • Exploration Geology
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgy Mine Geology
  • Mining Surveying
  • Process Control

Following the completion of the Graduate Programme, we transition our graduates to permanent positions bringing with them a strong understanding of our business and culture, established networks, a broad range of experience across our organisation, and demonstrated commitment to our values.

Applications close at 5.00 pm, 5 April 2020.