We are South32, a global mining company, and we are looking for students to join our Summer Vacation program for 2019/2020. Running over a 12-week period, participants will be given a unique opportunity to learn and excel in their chosen career while being exposed to high-quality operations.
We are South32. We are making a difference with the work we do. Join us to begin your future with 12 weeks of paid vacation work.
South32 is a globally diversified mining and metals company. We produce bauxite, alumina, aluminium, energy and metallurgical coal, manganese, nickel, silver, lead and zinc at our operations in Australia, Southern Africa and South America.
We are also the owner of high-grade zinc, lead and silver development option in North America and have several partnerships with junior explorers with a focus on base metals.
Our purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people's lives now and for generations to come.
We are trusted by our owners and partners to realise the potential of their resources.
Cannington is one of the world's largest and lowest-cost producers of silver and lead. Located in northwest Queensland, Cannington boasts an underground mine and processing facility situated approximately 800 kilometres west of Townsville and a concentrate handling facility at the Port of Townsville.
Cannington mine provides resort-style onsite accommodation with laundry and meal services, as well as sporting and gym facilities and is Fly-in/Fly-out from Townsville or Brisbane.
About the Vacation Program
Running over a 12-week period, participants will be given a unique opportunity to learn and excel in their chosen career while being exposed to high-quality operations. Our program runs from the 25th November 2019 to the 14th February 2020.
The Summer Vacation Program will offer you unique opportunities to:
We're targeting students in their penultimate year for roles based at our operation in Cannington, QLD who are studying:
You will need to be in your penultimate year, set to graduate by December 2020, of a relevant university degree and have the right to live and work in Australia. You will be willing to complete a medical assessment and be available to commence work for a 12 week period from November 25th 2019.
You should be able to work on a Fly-In/Fly-Out basis from Townsville or Brisbane.
Why choose us?
We're always looking for our future colleagues, leaders and technical experts.
We attract talented people with exceptional skills who share our values of care, togetherness, trust and excellence and want to make a difference with the work that they do.
If this sounds like you, please apply via our website. We look forward to receiving your application and exploring this opportunity with you very soon. Applications close on the 18th of August.
South32 embraces diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.