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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.

Students and Apprenticeships


Practical work experience and formal education

Combine what you are learning in the workplace with formal qualification gained through a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) such as TAFE.

We offer traineeships in the following areas:

  • Sales & Marketing – Trainee Area Managers and Marketing Cadetships
  • Process Operations
  • Supply Chain Operations: Warehousing / Logistics
  • Customer Service
  • Business Administration
  • Driving Operations

Traineeships are available when an opportunity arises. Interested students are invited to register online to receive alerts when positions become available.

Trainee Area Manager - a look inside the role

CSBP Fertilisers offer traineeships for individuals who have a passion for agriculture and tertiary qualifications in agriculture or business.

Area Managers position and reinforce CSBP Fertilisers’ reputation as a reliable, progressive and quality provider of nutritional solutions and services. They understand that solutions go beyond selling fertilisers and involve understanding the technical aspects, whether it is agriculture nutrition (agronomy) or technology, and applying this knowledge to the customer’s business.

Trainee Area Mangers receive great grounding in the agricultural industry by getting exposure to all parts of the CSBP Fertilisers business including:

  • Sales, including understanding sales targets & commercial drivers for business today
  • Nutritional solutions
  • Services (Trials, Field research and CSBP Soils Laboratory)
  • Customer Service (Admin and Despatch)
  • Operations (Country works, Depots)


Farmers inspecting wheat in field

You will have the unique opportunity to work for a business that invests in your training and development for the long term. To ensure your success, you will receive formal training and will also spend time learning from a number of experienced Area Managers before being posted to a regional location.