Since 1993, Northparkes has been celebrated for our high-quality copper deposits and loyal, committed people. We are the world’s most automated underground mine and the first mine in Australia to achieve White Ribbon accreditation.
Please check this page regularly for positions available at Northparkes.
Operations Geotechnical Engineer – applications close Friday, 3 August
Graduate Electrical Engineer – applications close Friday, 10 August
Maintenance Planner MEM – applications close Friday, 17 August
Financial Accountant – applications close Wednesday, 15 August
Process Control Engineer – applications close Friday 24 August
Please send your cover letter and resume via email to us. If you are responding to a particular vacancy from any of our advertisements, please state clearly which position you are applying for and the date of your application.
Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an email to acknowledge receipt of your application. This will confirm that your application has reached us.
Based on the information you have provided in your application you may be invited to attend an interview. The interview will typically comprise a panel of three, with representation from the department that the role is in and Human Resources. The interview model used at Northparkes is the behavioural technique in which questions are asked about specific work experiences.
It is a condition of employment with Northparkes that you complete and pass a security clearance. Completion of the security clearance consent form will typically happen at or following the interview stage.
For some specific roles, additional forms of assessment may be undertaken. Details of these will be explained to all applicants at the interview stage. These assessments provide us with additional information about your skills and abilities.
All applicants are asked to undertake a pre-employment medical as one of the last stages of our recruitment process.
If successful you will be offered the opportunity to join our team. This offer will be typically made by phone and confirmed in writing.
If you are not already a Parkes Shire resident, the relocation package relevant to your appointment will be explained to you when you are made an offer of employment with us.
Northparkes’ Two Year Graduate Program of structured mentoring, development and support is designed to give you a solid foundation to kick start your mining career and fast track you into exciting positions where you will make your mark while also enjoying awesome lifestyle opportunities.
Northparkes is the most automated underground mine in the world and Australia’s fourth largest copper and gold producer located in the beautiful Parkes region of Central NSW.