Rio Tinto Graduate 2020 - Chemical Engineer

Job Type:Full Time

2020 Graduate Process Engineer

You’ve worked hard for your degree. Now it’s time to accelerate your career by joining Rio Tinto’s Graduate Programme. With us you’ll gain hands-on experience doing real work, to develop your personal, technical and professional skills while working alongside knowledgeable and passionate professionals. Behind our progress are our people, and having been around for nearly 150 years, we know a thing or two about mining and metals.

Our Graduate Programme is a two-year learning journey designed to set you up for a successful and long career with Rio Tinto. The programme offers comprehensive training, exposure to innovative projects and technology, a wide selection of digital learning materials with world-class leadership content, as well as industry-leading professionals who’ll nurture your talent and help fast track your career. Not to mention you’ll be part of a highly diverse and inclusive team culture that encourages collaboration across geographies, commodities, disciplines and markets.

Internationally we work in 35 countries. In Australia we produce iron ore and salt in the Pilbara - WA, Bauxite and Aluminium in QLD, NT, TAS and our neighbouring country, New Zealand. Located remotely, these sites are situated in beautiful environments and are home to wonderful communities. It’s because of this that we’re 100% committed to sustainable mining, environmental rehabilitation and community care.

We’re offering a Graduate Chemical Engineer the opportunity to join our Technical Marketing Team, part of our Commercial Group. This team provides technical support and troubleshooting for refining alumina from our bauxite to our customers. As the majority of our customers are located in China we’re needing a Graduate Chemical Engineer, fluent in Mandarin with a flair for marketing and a passion for providing outstanding customer service.

This role will initially be based at out Brisbane headquarters, before transferring to our Yarwun operations located close to Gladstone, Queensland. A great opportunity to gain both corporate and operational exposure, setting you up for a fantastic career with Rio Tinto.

As a permanent Rio Tinto employee you’ll receive a highly attractive salary, annual salary review, performance bonus and the option to join our share plan. We also have a heap of company benefits, such as health and fitness rebates and discounts, salary packaging options, educational assistance and a range of retail discounts, including computer hardware, software and accessories. So maybe just hold off on getting that new laptop for now!

So if you're on track to graduate in 2020 or have recently completed your studies we encourage you to apply.

Please note that applications for our 2021 Graduate Programme will be open March 4th – 27th.

Go on, apply today. Be #behindtheprogress