Vacation Student - Digital Solutions - Perth

Location: Perth Western Australia Posted Date: August 2, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 1748028387 Careermine Job Id: 1792645
Requisition ID: 21769

Job Category: Engineering; New Graduate

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

Vacation Student opportunity: Build the extraordinary, every day

At Hatch, we work on the world’s toughest challenges. It’s in our nature to find innovative solutions for our clients in the metals, infrastructure and energy sectors.

Digitization to transformation; decarbonisation and renewables integration; from transportation solutions to smart cities; clean mining and processing ―we understand the world’s challenges are changing rapidly. We solve real-world problems in smarter, more efficient and original ways.

The Hatch Vacation Student Program provides the opportunity to work on real projects and gain practical industry skills. We will help you through the transition, bridging the gap between your education and career.

You will be exposed to a range of practical experiences including:
  • Collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams to complete project deliverables for clients
  • Visiting client sites with your Hatch team to gain an understanding of client requirements
  • Receiving coaching and mentorship from experienced professionals and experts
  • Participating in professional development sessions with senior leadership
  • Presenting on your key learnings and experience at Hatch.

Your Team
As part of our Digital team in Perth you will be provided the opportunity to collaborate in a high-performing team creating advanced digital solutions with operations-specific focus, e.g., integrated control automation of heavy equipment for the mining industry.Our strength is in our knowledge, processes, technology and products to achieve robust, optimised, intelligent solutions for our clients. We are a team that likes to experiment and solve complex problems to deliver commercially sound outcomes.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Contribute to the synthesis of new ideas and proof-of-concepts by working closely with client representatives and Hatch subject matter experts
  • Capture, analyse and validate requirements with appropriate stakeholders to engineer robust and relevant solutions
  • Design and develop software in a multitude of platforms including Industrial controller systems (e.g. PLC’s, vendor specific HMI’s), server applications (e.g. C#), database centric software (e.g. SQL), user interface development (e.g. web/javascript) and cloud (e.g. Azure).
  • Perform validation activities to ensure solutions meet the required high-quality standards

Hatch is seeking student applicants who:
  • Have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Are collaborators with the ability to think laterally and innovatively to solve problems
  • Are interested in exploring a future with a global consulting company and are committed to creating positive change
  • Are achievement oriented, as evident in their study

The 12-week-paid full-time program commences on 18 November 2019 and concludes 21 February 2020.

Please include your CV, cover letter and current academic transcript.
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Hatch is an accredited Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA), committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. In Australia,weoffer our employees comprehensive benefits, including ourLifestyle Leave Program and flexible work options. Hatch is open to discussing any special needs requirements and will do our utmost to accommodate you

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