Strike career gold, with the Gold Fields Australia Graduate Program.

The Gold Fields Australia Graduate Program offers tailored mentoring, technical development, and role specific training to ensure you succeed.  Over your two-year Graduate Program, you will learn from our international team of talented professionals, exchanging knowledge, building skills and gaining experience across our 4 mine sites.  All our Graduates commence their Graduate Program as permanent employees of Gold Fields Australia.

We continually look for people who have a high-performance attitude and can grow with us.  The newly developed and Regional Graduate Program enables our Graduates to rotate through each of the Gold Fields Australia sites to ensure the broadest exposure possible in their program.

Founded on training in action-oriented learning and grounded, practical advice our program is open to Graduates in the following:

  • Engineering: Mining, Geotechnical, Control Systems, Electrical, Metallurgy, Modernisation & Renewables
  • Science: Geology, Environmental, Survey 
  • Health: Occupational Health and Safety, Occupational Hygiene
  • Technology: Cyber Security, Data Network
  • Other: Communications, Human Resources

With the vast portfolio of underground and open pits across the Gold Fields Australia assets, we can offer you a rich and diverse start to your mining career.  You can build highly sought-after skills in one of Australia’s most prosperous gold regions.  The working environment is safe, challenging and rewarding giving you the scope to establish & develop your career.  

Each year we recruit Graduates and Vacation Students, across our four mine sites and in the corporate office and we seek application from passionate and motivated individuals keen to commence their career as a Gold Fields Graduate.

To find out more, visit the Apply Now page and sign up to our Job Alerts.

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  • Responsibility


  • Innovation


  • Collaborative Delivery

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Underscored by a common goal of creating shared benefits to those associated with our efforts, it means our people, the ecosystems in which we operate, and the rapport we have with our local and indigenous communities, is of the highest respect.