Indigenous Apprenticeship Opportunities

‘Nickel West acknowledges the original custodians of the lands on which we operate’

In accordance with Section 51(b) of the EEO Act 1984, Australian Aboriginal and / or Torres Strait Islander people need only apply.

Nickel West forms a key component of BHP Billiton’s Stainless Steel Materials Customer Sector Group and is one of the world’s largest producers of nickel. We have an integrated nickel mining, concentrating, smelting and refining business in the central and northern goldfields and Perth metropolitan area in Western Australia.

Download the flyer BHP EOI – Indigenous Apprenticeship

Nickel West is seeking expressions of interest for a number of apprenticeship roles in the following disciplines:

• Fixed Plant Mechanical Fitting • Instrument / Electrical
• Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanic • Metal Fabrication
• Light Vehicle Mechanic
• Auto Electrical

All roles will commence in early 2012 and are located in various locations across the business.

Fly In Fly Out operations located in the Northern Goldfields at:

• Mt Keith (Open Cut Mining and Processing)
• Leinster (Underground Mining and Processing)

Residential operations in:

• Kalgoorlie (Smelter) • Kwinana (Refinery)

With strong focus on your career development throughout our operations, you will be exposed to a dynamic environment that will challenge you and offer excellent learning and development opportunities. You will gain professional and personal satisfaction by using your initiative and experience to meet the challenges of working in a complex processing environment.

What are we offering?

• Competitive Apprentice Salaries and Conditions • FIFO 1 hour flight from Perth
• Qantas Frequent Flyers (FIFO Employees)

A commitment to working in an inclusive work environment and health and safety leadership are pre-requisites for any opportunities for career advancement within the business.

To Apply

To allow us to process your application as quickly as possible, please apply via our careers site at http://jobs.bhpbilliton.com, quoting Ref no 729948. Closing date Monday, 22 August, 2011.


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