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Vacation program Q&As

What types of positions are available?
We recruit from the following discipline areas: Engineering (Mining, Electrical, Mechanical, Geotechnical), Environmental Science, Geology, Metallurgy, OH&S, Accounting & Finance, Surveying and Supply & Logistics*.

Where could I be based for my role?
Vacation Students have the opportunity to work at one of our Australian operations or corporate office.

I have applied to Newcrest before. Can I reapply?
You are welcome to reapply. To be eligible you must be currently studying or just completed a relevant degree.

Do you pay relocation expenses?
If you have to move to start your role with us, we will meet all reasonable costs associated with your relocation, including:
- Rental assistance for the 12 week period of the placement.
- Return flights for you at the commencement and completion of your program.

I need a work visa. Should I arrange one before I apply?
You can submit your application without having a work visa. If your application is successful and you need a work visa, the offer will be conditional upon obtaining a work visa and Newcrest will support you to apply for one. We cannot guarantee the approval of your work visa.

How should I dress for my interview?
Your interview will be located in a capital city location and smart business dress is appropriate.

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.