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Associate Programme (Commercial, Geology, Survey and Mining Engineer)

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Engineering, Mining, Discovery & Geosciences, Commercial
Middlemount, Central QLD
Capcoal Opencut Operations



We are re-imagining mining to improve people’s lives



Anglo American is a global diversified mining business and our products are the essential ingredients in almost every aspect of modern life. Our portfolio of world-class competitive mining operations and undeveloped resources provides the metals and minerals to meet the growing consumer-driven demands of the world’s developed and maturing economies. With our people at the heart of our business, we use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and mine, process, move and market our products to our customers around the world.


As a responsible miner – of diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum and other precious metals, iron ore, coal and nickel – we are the custodians of what are precious natural resources. We work together with our key partners and stakeholders to unlock the sustainable value that those resources represent for our shareholders, the communities and countries in which we operate and for society at large. Anglo American is re-imagining mining to improve people’s lives.

We strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply for all vacant positions.

Associate Programme – Commercial, Geology, Survey and Mining Engineer

We are currently looking for Students undertaking tertiary studies or keen to study one of the following disciplines:

  • Commercial
  • Geology
  • Survey
  • Mining Engineering

You will learn first-hand how to be a professional in your field using the latest technology and gaining experience in our Capcoal Surface Operations based in Middlemount.

The Associate Programme is an excellent entry level role for individuals looking to enter the Mining Industry.  We will provide a range of support to assist you with your on-the-job development and support your University Studies.

In Australia, we are proud to be one of the largest producers and exporters of metallurgical coal. We offer permanent opportunities to Associates who want to have a smarter future within mining. Our Australian team consists of over 4,000 talented mining professionals who will help train and develop you whilst working on real projects in our open cut mines, underground mines or corporate office. Under the guidance of experienced mentors, you’ll find yourself in the best possible position to make the most of everything you’ve learned so far.

To be successful in this role, you will be currently studying, or be able to study a Degree in Commerce, Geology, Survey, or Mining Engineering, and have a keen interest in driving continuous improvement. Overall your resilience, openness to change and demonstrated ability to drive best practice will see you thrive in the Associate Programme and beyond as you continue your career with Anglo American.

Commencing in 2019, we will provide you with an attractive remuneration package, structured training and development program, a supportive environment and a vibrant and connected graduate community. Join the innovators, thought leaders and experts of Anglo American to discover how we redefine our industry and our world.

If you are ready to be one of our next generation of talented professionals, we’d encourage you to view our website and apply to fulfil your true potential as a smart mining leader with Anglo American.

To apply online visit  and quote the relevant reference number

Ref No: 728729

Applications close 29 March 2019

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to closing date – applications may also close before this date.

Anglo American’s Metallurgical Coal Business does not accept applications from Recruitment Agencies

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