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Vacation Mechanical Engineer Student

Advertiser: Gold Fields Australia3.1 out of 53.1 overall rating (68 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
13 Aug 2019
Kalgoorlie, Goldfields & Esperance
Work Type
Engineering, Mechanical Engineering



Role Details

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

The role is available on a casual contract and is offered on the following working arrangements:

  • Residential in Kambalda or Kalgoorlie (5 days on 2 days off roster) at St Ives  

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:

  • Currently in the 2nd Year onwards of your Mechanical 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
  • Possess a manual “C Class “WA driver’s license


Interested parties should submit a detailed curriculum vitae to:



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