Career opportunities - Roy Hill

Career opportunities

At Roy Hill, we work as an integrated team where each business function works collectively together to reach our full potential.

If you are interested in a career with Roy Hill, we recommend signing up to our Talent Community, so you can stay up to date with the latest opportunities.

We have a number of different career opportunities within the following departments:

  • Administration
  • Business Improvement
  • Commercial and Contracts
  • Community Development and Indigenous Relations
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Demand Chain
  • Environment and Approvals
  • External Affairs and Communications
  • Finance
  • Geospatial Information Systems Mapping
  • Health and Safety
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Land and tenements
  • Legal
  • Operations, including mining, rail and port
  • Operational readiness
  • Sales, Marketing and Shipping

At Roy Hill, we typically have the following main categories of employment:


At Roy Hill, we also offer opportunities for people who don’t necessarily have any mining experience, but have transferable skills from working in other industries that would be relevant for a career in mining, including:

  • Field assistance
  • Cleaner
  • Grounds keeper
  • Kitchen hand
  • Rigger
  • Store person
  • Trades assistant
Industry related tickets/licences

Often there are a range of roles available that require a ticket or licence. Examples include:

  • Forklift driver
  • Heavy truck driver
  • Crane operator
  • Excavator operator
  • Bulldozer operator
  • Scaffolder

Many of the roles we offer require a TAFE qualification or on the job training in the form of an apprenticeship. Examples include:

  • Electricians
  • Mechanics
  • Boilermaker
  • Fitters
  • Technicians
Degree qualified

Some of the positions we offer, require a university degree as a requirement for the role. Examples include:

  • Accountants
  • Business Analysts
  • Corporate Affairs/Public Relations/Community Relations
  • Engineers
  • Environmental Advisors
  • Geologists
  • Human Resources
  • Lawyers
  • Marketing Professionals
  • Metallurgists
  • Occupational Health and Safety Managers
  • Surveyors
Graduate positions

Entry level positions for graduates are available across engineering disciplines. These positions are posted on our Job Vacancies page as they become available.

Summer Vacation Student Program

Our Summer Vacation Student Program offers students currently studying at university an opportunity to gain practical experience as part of their studies over the summer break. The program is open to students in their second last or final year of study for a 12-week period commencing in late November. Applications open in October and are listed under the Job Vacancies section of the website.

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