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Glencore

  • > 100,000 employees

2020 Mechanical Engineer Graduate Program (Copper & Zinc)

Mount Isa, Queensland (Residential) Townsville, Queensland (Residential)
Full-time 2-Year Grad Program, be hands-on from Day 1, working with leaders in their fields.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Types
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
10
Salary
$85,000 - $89,999
Start Date
Ongoing

Application dates

Applications Close
19 Apr 2020

Minimum requirements

Level of Study
Bachelor
Accepting International Applications
Yes
Qualifications Accepted
E
Mechanical Engineering
Mining Engineering

As a Graduate Mechanical Engineer, you will work in one of the world's most iconic mining districts, which has pioneered several Mining innovations whilst producing some of the current Local and Global Mining and Resource leaders. Our industry-leading and experienced professionals will challenge you each step of the way – to think differently, ask questions and come up with creative solutions. You will have access to unrivalled opportunities and unlimited potential to grow your career. This is your opportunity to test your skills and creativity in real situations, working with some of the best in your field. If you are keen to grow with us, relish the opportunity to work and live in North West Queensland or Northern Territory and build an exciting career, we want to hear from you.

About the Role

As a Graduate Mechanical Engineer, you will have the opportunity to rotate throughout our business providing a diverse experience and exposure to mechanical projects happening in both surface and underground mining using engineering principles and compliant with relevant codes, standards and regulations. Working together with a highly skilled team to solve complex problems, you will be assisting with designing, developing, and implementing timely and cost-effective equipment modifications through mathematical modelling to improve efficiency, reliability and safety.
A typical day will involve working with leaders in their fields, undertaking plant checks and fault finding to using design software and proposing plant improvement projects as well as gaining exposure to winders, pumps, crushing and materials handling systems, water and compressed air reticulation, dewatering systems and hoisting systems plus more.

The successful applicant will have:

  • A Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Have graduated from university within the last 2 years

Why choose Glencore?

With operations across the globe, there is a world of opportunities waiting for you at Glencore. Glencore provides unrivalled career and development prospects, great communities and the opportunity to work with leaders in your field. As part of Glencore's Graduate Program, you will:

  • Receive structured, professional development with a real focus on-the-job experience;
  • Have scheduled networking and social events with other graduates and members of the senior management teams;
  • Be mentored by experienced professionals in your field and receive practical support from business leaders;
  • Attend a structured Graduate Professional Development Program designed to accelerate your leadership potential; and ultimately
  • Be assisted to achieving your chosen career trajectory, with many of our graduates going on to become leaders in our business.

Benefits

You will be entitled to a comprehensive range of benefits aimed at attracting and retaining our most valuable asset, our people. We offer competitive remuneration and other financial benefits like housing assistance, relocation, three month's transit accommodation and access to numerous discounts. While it is easy to focus on remuneration, other benefits include training and development, ambassadorship opportunities, health and lifestyle, recognition and reward programs as well as lifestyle rosters.

Locations

  • Residential Mount Isa, North West Queensland. Mount Isa is a thriving city of 23,000 acting as a hub for regional business, transport, services and government in north-west Queensland. With every sporting club you can think of, golf course, restaurants, gyms and movie theatre, there is always plenty to do. Explore the region with some of the best fishing and camping locations right at your doorstep. Residential roles will also attract relocation assistance, three months' transit accommodation, as well as housing assistance.
  • Cloncurry, North West Queensland (Residential/DIDO from Mount Isa/Possible FIFO within Qld). Situated 150km from Mount Isa, and 38km from Cloncurry, you have the option of Residential Cloncurry, DIDO from Mount Isa, or FIFO within Qld, staying in camp accommodation whilst on roster. Cloncurry is one of north-west Queensland's agricultural and mining centres, with a population of just under 3000. As a social hub for the region, Cloncurry is host to events including rodeos, races, cultural festivals, community markets and much more. The Ernest Henry Mining Village offers a wet and dry mess, well-equipped gymnasium, a swimming pool and sporting fields. Residential and DIDO roles will also attract relocation assistance, three months' transit accommodation, housing assistance and additional allowances.

Come start your career with a Top 100 Graduate Employer and see how far we can take you.

Applications will only be accepted via our website and close 19th April 2020.

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
I am responsible for the safety of the men and women I work beside, as they are for me.

Blaise Gassin

  • Graduate stories
I am responsible for the safety of the men and women I work beside, as they are for me.

Blaise Gassin

  • Graduate stories
I feel my job has no limitations, working for such a large company offers every chance to succeed and develop.

Daniel Latham

  • Graduate stories
I feel my job has no limitations, working for such a large company offers every chance to succeed and develop.

Daniel Latham

  • Graduate stories
I am responsible for the safety of the men and women I work beside, as they are for me.

Blaise Gassin

  • Graduate stories
I am responsible for the safety of the men and women I work beside, as they are for me.

Blaise Gassin

  • Graduate stories
I feel my job has no limitations, working for such a large company offers every chance to succeed and develop.

Daniel Latham

  • Graduate stories
I feel my job has no limitations, working for such a large company offers every chance to succeed and develop.

Daniel Latham