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Macmahon Vocation/ Cadetships and Graduate Opportunities for Mining Engineers!

  • Perth, WA 6000 Any Employment
  • Closed 2 months ago
    Published on 15 May 2019

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  • Job no: 36C3R
  • Categories: Graduate/Vacation Students/Apprentices

Macmahon Vocation/ Cadetships and Graduate Opportunities for Mining Engineers!

Macmahon is a leading Australian company delivering a comprehensive range of surface mining, underground mining and engineering services to the resources sector throughout Australia and in South East Asia.  Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.

Macmahon are seeking opportunities for:

§ 2019 vocation and cadetships for mining engineers in their 2nd and 3rd year of study

§ Applications for our 2020 graduate mining engineering intake

Vocation and Cadetships

Opportunity for a minimum of 10 – 12 weeks of paid mining experience, including onsite Fly-In-Fly-Out (FIFO). Our most talented vocational students will be offered a cadetship and pathway into our structured graduate development program.

Macmahon offer vocation students and cadets’ competitive remuneration and benefits including mentoring and a ‘Buddy’ program to support learning and maximise their experience.


By joining Macmahon you will enter into a three year structured graduate development program that will build your leadership, influencing, project management and technical engineering capabilities.  You will gain experience in various commodities while working between our corporate head office and various mine sites. Our program will support attainment of a Quarry and/or First Class Mine Managers Ticket.

During your rotations you will spend time in mining engineering, drill & blast, technical services, tendering and estimating at different sites dealing with different commodities. Our program is designed for candidates seeking to be challenged, to learn, grow and develop.


Macmahon offer their graduates competitive remuneration and benefits including mentoring and a ‘Buddy’ program throughout the graduate program.  You will also enjoy state of the art health and wellness program including access to onsite gym and wellness programs, benefits and discounts to a range of products and services, and eligibility for our bonus program.

What Macmahon are looking for:

  • Studying or completion of a degree in mining engineering
  • A ‘C’ Class Drivers Licence
  • Previous mining exposure advantageous
  • Willing and able to travel to various sites
  • Excellent work ethic, focus towards safety, flexible and desire to learn and develop

Shortlisted candidates will spend one day in an assessment centre, this is a great opportunity for Macmahon to get to know you a little better and for you to get to know Macmahon.

Macmahon are committed to supporting a diverse and inclusive workforce and encourage Women and Indigenous and Torres Strait Islanders to apply!

If you are looking to commence an exciting career with Macmahon please submit your application on the below link. Applications close 30 April 2019!

  • Closed 2 months ago - 21 May 2019
  • Published on 15 May 2019, 12:45 AM