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Graduate program Q&As

What types of positions are available?
We recruit from the following discipline areas*

  • Data Science
  • Engineering (Mining, Electrical, Process Control, Mechanical, Geotechnical)
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Metallurgy

What is the application deadline?
Refer to page for updates.

Where could I be based for my role?
Over the two year program, our Graduates are typically rotated between our Cadia operations in Orange, NSW, and our Telfer mine site in WA (FIFO from Perth).  Upon completion of our Program, Graduates are invited to apply for roles at any of our sites including Head Office in Melbourne, or at any of our international sites (visa restrictions may apply).

I have applied to Newcrest before. Can I reapply?
You are welcome to reapply if you still meet our eligibility criteria (including course completion in either 2018 or 2019).

Do you pay relocation expenses?
If you have to move to Orange or Perth start your role with us, we will provide reasonable relocation assistance.

What minimum qualifications do I need to apply for a Graduate role?
The minimum qualification is a Bachelor Degree or equivalent in the relevant discipline to which you are applying, and that you have completed/are completing your degree in 2018 or 2019.

Can I defer my start date?
It’s our preference to commence our Graduates on 20 January 2020 however, we will work with you to identify a start date that is mutually agreeable should your circumstances require.

I have technical difficulties with my application form or a further question that is not covered here. Who do I contact?
Email for more information.

What happens to my personal information?
Please see our Privacy Statement included in our Terms and conditions for further information.

*Subject to change according to business requirements.