Peabody Energy

Australian Mining Opportunities

Peabody Energy

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

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Job Posted: 10/09/2018

Job Category:

Engineering / Mining, Oil & Gas

Job description:

About our company:
Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company, serving power and steel customers in more than 25 countries on six continents.  It has coal mining operations in both the USA and Australia.  Peabody Australia has 7 operations in Queensland and New South Wales, with a mix of open cut and underground mines.
Our mission is to create superior value for shareholders as the leading global supplier of coal, which enables economic prosperity and a better quality of life.
We foster an inclusive workplace, and we are passionate about employing people who are as diverse as the communities in which we operate.  To support our commitment to a diverse workplace, we encourage applications from qualified men and women.
About the opportunity:
We are currently seeking experienced mining professionals, as well as new graduates (degree qualified) across the following disciplines who are interested in relocating to Australia:

  • Mining Engineers
  • Maintenance Planners / Mechanical Engineers
  • Geotechnical Engineers
  • Ventilation Officers
  • Production Superintendents

The lifestyle:
Peabody’s operations are based in some great locations in Australia and can accommodate many different lifestyle options.  We offer attractive remuneration packages, international relocation assistance and visa sponsorship. Many South Africans have established a new life in Australia and find it easy to settle into the Australian lifestyle.
Queensland: our Queensland sites offer employees various lifestyle options which include residential, fly in / fly out or drive in / drive out arrangements.  These lifestyle options provide flexibility to be home with family each night, be based in a major city (Brisbane / Townsville) or live along the beautiful Queensland coastline from Rockhampton up to Airlie Beach.  Our staff positions work a 9 day fortnight, having every second Friday off.
New South Wales: our New South Wales sites offer employees a residential lifestyle in the major coastal centres of Wollongong or Newcastle, or near Mudgee in the picturesque countryside. Both Newcastle and Mudgee are located in prime wine producing areas.
To balance your working life, Australia offers a unique casual and safe lifestyle.  A land of surf, sunshine and sport, you can play, swim, scuba dive, go camping or just soak up the laid-back atmosphere that makes Australia a great place to live and work.
This is a rare opportunity to enhance your international career with a global company with an excellent reputation. Apply to Peabody today and grow your career with us.
About you:

  • Relevant Degree or similar