Type of Organisation
Mining Services Provider

Employer Profile
Founded in 1874, we have built a proud tradition of leadership, innovation, quality and safety. Today, Orica is a truly global company with a diverse workforce of over 15,000 people that originate from more than 130 nationalities. Orica is the largest provider of commercial explosives and blasting systems to the mining and infrastructure markets, the global leader in the provision of ground support in mining and tunnelling, and the leading supplier of sodium cyanide for gold extraction. A summer vacation role with Orica is one of adventure, challenge and reward. Orica's Vacation Program aims to give you work experience in your area of study before graduating. The program is a twelve week, paid internship and gives you exposure to working at Orica as well as our Global Graduate Program.

Locations where there are vacancies for interns
Australia and New Zealand, nationwide.

Residency requirements for Interns wishing to apply

Australian Citizens, Permanent Residents and New Zealand Citizens

Degree Subjects Required for Interns wishing to apply

Engineering: Chemical, Electrical, Geotechnical, Mechanical & Mining Earth / Environmental Science Logistics / Supply Chain Marketing

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Quotes from Recent Interns in response to the question "What are the positives of the job and employer?"

"Approachable Work Colleages, Exposure to wide range of situations."


"Excellent experience working on important projects, Excellent hours and flexibility, Easy working environment, Goal driven."


"Large company with strong history and knowledge base."


"Very Interesting and varied work, great company culture and a fantastic working environment."






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