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A career at New Hope is a career that places you in the middle of some of Australia’s most dynamic energy projects, working alongside industry leaders. As a growing and entrepreneurial company, we have some exciting employment opportunities.

We are a growing and entrepreneurial company

If you value hard work, welcome a challenge, enjoy a positive work environment and seek a rewarding career, then New Hope may well have the role you are looking for. Joining us gives you a new adventure and a new avenue for sharing your knowledge and experience within an established company.

People are central to our business and that is why our management team works to build quality relationships with our people. The scope and location of our operations also enables us to offer family-friendly lifestyles for our people.

We offer both mine-based and corporate office career opportunities. Some of these areas include:

  • Engineering

  • Geology

  • Trades & Mechanical

  • Health & Safety

  • Procurement

  • Human Resources

  • Finance & Accounting

  • Information Technology

  • Farm operations

  • Operations

  • Surveying

  • Environmental Science

Apprentices, Trainees
& Vacation Work Program

Our people
are trained, developed
& rewarded

Throughout the year, placements are also created for trainees and apprentices, as well as vacation and graduate employment. In the past three years alone, our apprentices have won nine awards and been finalists 31 times in local, regional and state apprentice and trainee awards programs.

Our people are trained, developed, rewarded and provided with opportunities to build satisfying and challenging careers.

Do you have an employment enquiry?

If you have an enquiry related to employment or our Careers site, please feel free to contact one of the Human Resource team members via the HR Hotline on (07) 3418 0588.

The New Acland Coal Mine Stage 3 Project was recently granted approval by the Queensland Coordinator-General. This is a significant step in an ongoing approvals process which will continue until a mining lease is formally granted.

As we progress through the approvals process, information regarding Project employment opportunities will be made available through the company website and the New Hope Community Information Centre.

Employment opportunities relating to the current operations will continue to be advertised on the website.

Requests for further information and general enquiries regarding the New Acland Coal Mine Stage 3 Project can be made at the New Hope Community Information Centre via phone: (07) 4691 3445, email:, or in person: Shop 90/88 Campbell St, Oakey.