Roy Hill 2024 Vacation Program

Date:  8 May 2024

Perth, AU

  • Vacation Program commencing November 2024
  • Paid 12-weeks placement
  • Location based on position | Perth or Fly in Fly out (FIFO)
  • International and 1st year students encouraged to apply
  • Opportunities for graduate and additional vacation program roles at completion of this program


About the role:

Kick-start your mining career at Roy Hill! See Roy Hill’s pit to port operations first-hand and discover how an integrated mining, rail and port company works. Broaden your skills by learning from technical experts in the discipline/degree that you are studying, work on your own substantive project (supported by leaders and specialists in the business), and experience what it’s like to be part of a high performing mining company.


At the completion of your program, continue your career journey with opportunities for a graduate or additional vacation program role with Roy Hill. 


We have opportunities in the following areas:

  • Accounting
  • Control Systems Engineering
  • Environmental Science/Environmental Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgy/Process Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Geology
  • GIS
  • Procurement (suits students studying business/commerce with a major or minor in commercial law/legal studies)


To be considered for this exciting opportunity, you will:

  • Be a current student completing a university degree (any year of study) relevant to the areas listed above
  • Be willing to work in Perth and/or FIFO as required
  • Have a valid Australian drivers’ licence
  • Have valid Australian working rights


About the Company:

Roy Hill is a world class mining company, leading the way through innovative, integrated mining rail and port operations, to export iron ore safely and efficiently from West Australia’s Pilbara region.


We are driving innovation through the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning and are committed to adopting emerging technologies. We focus on continuous improvement resulting in higher quality product, less waste, improved efficiencies and above all, a safer workplace.


We are dedicated to minimising our environmental footprint, designing our operations to optimise the rehabilitation of the land when and where mining has been completed.

At Roy Hill, we are more than mining. We care for each other and are proud to collaborate and work in partnership with the communities in which we operate, supporting programs and initiatives that help achieve positive outcomes and leave a lasting legacy.

We support breast cancer care, men’s health and Telethon and every year our people contribute to these causes that are close to our hearts.


We are a company where people matter. We support our team to reach their full potential by providing generous benefits and opportunities, empowering them to actively contribute to our success and that of our state and country.


We are Roy Hill.


Equal Opportunity:


Roy Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we proudly encourage indigenous Australians, Ex-Military personnel and females to apply. We promote cultural diversity, gender equality and non-discrimination.

We are proud of our relationships with our Traditional Owners and value the difference these partnerships make to the success of the project and to the lives of the people on whose land we operate.


How to apply


Click APPLY to submit your application.


To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work permanently in Australia.


Please note that unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.