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  • Products

    CSBP is a safe and reliable producer of sodium cyanide and explosive grade ammonium nitrate for the mining industry, as well as a trusted manufacturer and supplier of fertiliser and agricultural services to Western Australian growers for over 100 years.

  • Work with us
    Work with us

    CSBP is recognised as Western Australia’s leading manufacturer and supplier of chemicals, fertilisers and related services to mining, agricultural and industrial sectors throughout the world.

    Our businesses are recognised as safe, reliable and innovative industry leaders with a strong commitment to customers. We offer an inclusive work environment that celebrates diversity and the uniqueness of individual talents, experiences and ideas.

  • Supplier Management
    Supplier Management

    CSBP relies on a secure, sustainable, and internationally competitive supply chain and strong, positive supplier relationships.

    CSBP chooses to work with suppliers that share its commitment to health, safety, the environment and continued economic growth.

  • Company

    CSBP is part of Wesfarmers Chemicals, Energy & Fertilisers’ (WesCEF) portfolio of leading, sustainable businesses.  WesCEF belongs to Wesfarmers, a diversified conglomerate listed on the ASX and one of the nation’s largest employers.

    CSBP consists of several chemical and fertilisers businesses, as well as a number of subsidiaries and joint ventures.  Each business in its own right is recognised as a safe, reliable and innovative industry leader with a strong commitment to customers.

  • Community

    CSBP has been an active participant in the communities in which we operate for over 100 years. We believe we have a responsibility to get behind the our communities and, more than that, we’re proud to do so.

    We provide support in a number of different ways including, community grants, partnerships, employee giving and disaster relief.

  • Sustainability

    At CSBP we recognise that sustainability drives success.
    It is fundamental to maintaining our social license to operate, and ensuring we continue to grow a portfolio of leading, sustainable businesses.

    We believe sustainability is about understanding and managing the ways we impact the communities and environments in which we operate, to ensure that we continue to create value in the future.

Engineering Vacation Program

CSBP’s Engineering Vacation Program runs during the university summer break from December to February. Opportunities are available to mechanical, chemical, process or instrumental/electrical engineering students who are in their final or second last year of study.

Our 12-week program provides an insight into the career options and opportunities at CSBP and an opportunity to:

  • Apply your theoretical learnings from university to real projects
  • Work with our engineering team to gain exposure to engineering projects in different aspects of the business
  • Experience an engineering work environment and enhance your technical skills
  • Work closely with a mentor who will guide and assist you during the 12-week program
  • Be assigned a project that is meaningful and current, as well as have the opportunity to present your outcomes to our leadership team
  • Develop skills for future employment, including leadership, communication, presentation and influencing skills

Our vacation program is the pathway to our cadetship and graduate programs, so we are with you all the way, offering tailored training, support and guidance and a launchpad towards a great career.

Applications for our Engineering Vacation Program is typically advertised at the end of June, for summer placements end of November – end of February.

Register online to be notified when our Vacation Program is open for application.

The program builds on the framework we receive at university, and taught me how to manage real-world problem solving situations."
Sofia Vacation Engineer Chemical/Process CSBP Sodium Cyanide