Career Opportunities

Whitehaven Coal is the emerging force in the Australian mining industry and we are the place for opportunity.

With an expanding workforce, we want smart, committed, motivated people who value a dynamic culture and quick decision making.  We want people who value being part of a community and achieving goals. At Whitehaven people can and do make a difference.

Based in the Gunnedah Basin in north west NSW, Whitehaven has a portfolio of quality assets including four open cut coal mines, a CHPP and one large underground coal mine. The capability to produce a high quality product over the long term, coupled with an efficient business model, place Whitehaven Coal in a position to continue to provide strong employment opportunities in the Gunnedah region for the future.

Our newest operation at Maules Creek has provided opportunity for over 160 people to join our growing workforce in the last 18 months, with more roles to come.

Whitehaven recognises that people are its most important asset and is committed to maintaining and promoting workplace diversity.

We have quality foundations and quality assets. We need more quality people.

To see reviews of Whitehaven as a place to work, visit Seek.

If you would like to be considered for a role with Whitehaven but don’t see a suitable position being advertised, please complete a general expression of interest application below to be placed on our talent pool.

Should you have any further questions please contact group.hr@whitehavencoal.com.au