BHP Billiton Learnerships 2017-2018

 

This company found its roots during the middle of the eighteenth century. The first operations were on a small island, with tin mining. From here they grew and lay down roots all over the world, going from strength to strength. They became a great strength within most mining sectors, as well as metals. They are a main fabricator for chrome, aluminum, titanium, nickel and also steaming coal.

Today they are known as a world leader, with a resilient foundation and an honored heritage. They aid in uplifting multiple communities and industries, stabilizing economies throughout the globe for more than a 150 years. Through the years, they have also added zinc, lead, diamonds, silver, gas, copper and iron ore to their product ranges, in addition to a variety of other natural assets.

They promote their core values all the way through all their operations universally. Encouraging integrity, simplicity, respect, sustainability, accountability, and performance. These values are also what they seek in their workforce, building a stronger world for the youth of tomorrow. If this is your field or industry of preference, read-on and make a positive change.

BHP Billiton Learnerships Available

This company has many possible career options. Candidates who are interested in building a career with them may look at anyone of the mentioned fields below, or any other fields included on the company’s website.

The following fields are available and more:

  • Analyst
  • Human Resources
  • Supply Chain
  • Information Technology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Control Systems
  • Environmental Science
  • Surveying
  • Geology
  • Boilermakers
  • Fitters
  • Electricians
  • Auto Electricians
  • Diesel Mechanics
  • Instrumentation Technicians
  • Rigger
  • Communications
  • Marketing
  • Accounting

BHP Billiton Learnerships Requirements

These stipulated are only guidelines, thus, candidates are urged to ensure they meet all requirements as stipulated by the company on the application form. Candidates with disabilities are urged to apply.

However, for most positions within this field, candidates will be required to have the following:

  • Candidates must be a South African citizen, with a valid ID document
  • Candidate must have a certificate or degree within the field they are applying for
  • Candidates must hold valid Matric with Mathematics and Science
  • Candidates must be computer literate
  • Candidate must be fluent in English
  • Candidate must be able to meet deadlines
  • Candidates must be analytical thinkers
  • Candidates must be able to multi-task easily
  • Candidates must be spirited and eager to learn
  • Candidates must have strong communication skills
  • Candidates must give great attention to detail
  • Candidates must be able to work under pressure
  • Candidates must be able to work as part of a team, and independently

Preference will be given to candidates who have a valid driver’s license, as well as employee’s children and those from local communities. BHP Billion values safety as a vital part of any work description within their company, and believe in uncompromised values, thus, their ideal candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Respect
  • Simplicity
  • Integrity
  • Dedication
  • Accountability
  • Self-motivated

BHP Billiton Learnerships Application

BHP Billiton learnerships online applications are made available yearly. Candidates will be able to gather more information regarding this process, on their webpage if you intend on apply, or call their offices to find out more. Candidates can search under their Graduate Program, then select ‘current opportunities’, once they become available they can be found there.

Candidates who have vision, spunk, and ambition in life, may just fit perfectly in at BHP Billiton. You can walk a successful path with this learnerships, if this is what you truly want to do. Always pursue your dreams!

BHP Billiton Learnerships Closing Date

Closing dates will depend on the need within the company, however, candidates that are interested can search for open learnerships usually during July and December yearly.

Candidates are reminded to ensure applications are completed in full, and all required documentation attached before sending in their applications. All documentation must be certified copies, please do not attach your originals. It is also highly recommended to add a cover letter, along with a Curriculum Vitae.

Please remember to sign the application, include copies of all required documentation as stipulated in the application, and fill in the application completely. No late entries will be considered, so ensure you know what the closing date is, and have your application in on time.