Expression of Interest - Barminco Vacation Program

25 Mar 2024

Barminco forms part of the Perenti Group, a diversified global mining services company. Barminco can offer you opportunities to take your career to the next level as one of the world's largest hard-rock underground mining companies, with operations in Australia and across the globe. The Perenti Group operates across a wide range of mining sectors and offers unique career progression opportunities.


Barminco believes in growing and developing our own future leaders to allow us to grow and expand operations within Australia and globally.


If you join our vacation program, you will gain the hands-on experience crucial to a successful mining career, as well as the soft skills essential for exceptional leaders.  Our vacation program will see you build on the skills developed through study and apply them to real world situations.


About the Program

The Barminco Vacation Program lets you learn industry-leading, safe practises from some of the most skilled underground miners in the world. Learning what it truly means to be part of a team whilst gaining the experience necessary to sit their First Class Mine Manager’s Certificate or Underground Supervisor’s Certificate of Competency.

You will find many diverse career paths open to you upon completion. These will include operational management, corporate roles, technical engineering streams and innovation and technology. These opportunities with Barminco are sure to make the most of your ability!


Why Barminco?

  • Genuine career progression opportunities.
  • Competitive remuneration with superannuation paid on all hours worked.
  • Completion of any outstanding underground practical experience required to obtain Mine Managers or Underground Supervisor's certificate.
  • Ongoing development with a role specific mentor and tailored learning on and off the job.
  • Flexible Career progression into operational management, corporate pathways or technical mining streams including head office/Perth based roles.
  • Opportunity to work for multiple clients in varying commodities and mine sites.
  • Nationally recognised training and development opportunities.
  • Employee discounts and perks on health insurance, entertainment, technology, travel, and retail stores.


Key Requirements

  • Studying Mining, Mechanical or Mechatronic Engineering.
  • A strong desire to expand practical underground knowledge.
  • Proficient use of MS Office suite.
  • Ability to meet all site access requirements (including, but not limited to, Medical, DAS, NPC & valid manual Driver’s Licence).
  • The right to work permanently in Australia.

What you bring

If you have a genuine desire to work in Operations; if you are a hands-on, practical person with a fascination for underground mining, we are very keen to meet you!!


Click on the Apply button to start your journey and join the Barminco team today!