Job opportunities at Fosterville Gold Mine

There are many different career pathways for those interested in pursuing a career in the mining industry. Choose your pathway based on your career goals.

The following pathways are available at Fosterville Gold Mine:

  • Entry level opportunities
  • Current vacancies
  • Opportunities for students and graduates
  • Work experience for school students
Entry Level Roles

If you're interested in a career in mining and don't have previous mining experience, an entry level role may suit you best.
Fosterville Gold Mine is currently accepting resumes for entry-level roles, and these positions can provide a pathway to a successful long-term career in the industry.

Entry level opportunities may include positions such as:

  • Nippers,
  • Truck operators,
  • Process operators, or
  • Apprentices in various trades such as electrical or mechanical.

These roles often require minimal previous experience, as the company provides the necessary training to get you up to speed.
If this is of interest to you, please submit your application and resume for consideration.

We welcome applicants from all backgrounds. Please follow the link below to apply.

Submit an expression of interest
expression of interest

current vacancies
Current vacancies

If you're interested in pursuing a career in the mining industry, we invite you to check out our current vacancies on Seek. Throughout the year, we have a wide range of job opportunities available, from entry-level roles to more specialised positions. 

Our vacancies are regularly updated, so visit our website often to stay informed about new opportunities. 

We look forward to receiving your application.

Current Vacancies
Vacation Student Program

Our Vacation Student Program provides the opportunity for students studying towards various tertiary qualifications, to gain practical experience. 

As a participant, you will get a hands-on introduction to the mining industry and gain valuable insights into the exciting challenges and opportunities that a future in the resources industry presents. 

The program provides a supportive and inclusive environment that fosters growth and development.

Participants will have access to learn more about working life in the following fields: mining engineering; innovation and technology; electrical engineering; surveying; milling and processing; geology; environment and community; human resources; health and safety; commercial and IT. 

This could be your first step towards a rewarding career in the resources industry.

Apply for our Vacation Student Program
vacation student program

graduate program
Graduate Program

We are proud to offer a comprehensive Graduate Program in Geology, Mine Engineering and Surveying. 

Our program is designed to provide recent graduates with the skills, knowledge, and experience necessary to succeed in the mining industry, while also offering opportunities for personal and professional growth. 

As a participant in our program, you will receive specialised training in geological and engineering practices, as well as exposure to a range of technical and operational aspects of mining. 

You will also have the opportunity to work alongside experienced professionals and gain hands-on experience in a challenging and dynamic industry. 

Our program includes a variety of rotations, allowing you to explore different areas of the business and develop a broad understanding of the mining industry.

We work directly with universities to recruit for this program.

Work experience for school students

Each year we provide the opportunity for a limited number of Year 10 students who have a genuine interest in a mining career, to do work experience at the mine.

Our work experience program is designed to offer students exposure to the different facets of the mining industry, allowing them to explore various career options and gain valuable skills and knowledge. 

Fill out an expression of interest form, and a member of our team will be in touch with you to determine if we can accommodate your needs.

Work experience
work experience for school students