• June 23, 2019

    Alcoa apprenticeships up for grabs

    Alcoa has a proud history of training generations of skilled tradespeople and in a continuation of the tradition has launched its 2020 apprenticeship recruitment campaign, which runs until July 15. Four-year apprenticeships in the following trade categories are on offer: mechanical fitters, fabricators / welders, heavy duty plant mechanics and industrial electrical instrumentation technicians.

  • June 12, 2019

    Students plant to protect chuditch corridor on Serpentine River

    Baldivis Secondary College students rolled up their sleeves this week to start adding 1,000 plants to key wildlife habitat on the Serpentine River, at a site where chuditch (Western Quoll) have been spotted in recent years. The planting day at Lowlands Nature Reserve is the result of a partnership between the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA), Landcare SJ, Greening Australia, and funding body, the Alcoa Foundation.

  • May 31, 2019

    Volunteers Sought to Help Green Murray

    In support of World Environment Day, volunteers are being sought to help plant 5,000 seedlings along the banks of the Murray River in Pinjarra, as part of a wider initiative to improve the local waterway and amenity.

  • May 30, 2019

    Scitech and Alcoa Create Maths Champions

    More than 8000 students are expected to benefit from a new and innovative program to upskill maths teachers being delivered by Scitech in partnership with Alcoa of Australia.

  • May 29, 2019

    Alcoa employees volunteer their green thumbs

    Alcoa volunteers have rolled up their sleeves to help set up sustainable garden beds in Perth as part of the Company’s Alcoans Coming Together in Our Neighbourhoods (ACTION) Program

  • May 28, 2019

    ‘Visible leadership and open conversations’: How Alcoa achieved AWEI Silver status

    Alcoa has been recognised as a Silver Tier Employer in the Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI) Awards. Visible leadership and more open conversations about LGBTI+ inclusion and equality in the workplace have helped the company amplify its culture of inclusiveness.

  • May 23, 2019

    Alcoa bridges student ‘experience gap’ with vacation placements

    Alcoa is helping students bridge the ‘experience gap’ by offering more than 30 paid vacation placements during the November 2019 - February 2020 holidays. Eligible university students with a strong academic record, initiative and ambition are strongly encouraged to apply before Monday 17 June for the 12-week Vacation Student Program.

  • May 23, 2019

    Pinjarra celebrates WA Day with first ever WA Day music concert

    Pinjarra locals will be dancing all evening when the town comes alive with the very first FREE Alcoa Pinjarra WA Day Concert on Saturday June 1 from 4pm to 8pm at Edenvale Homestead. Celebrating all things WA, the concert, hosted by the Shire of Murray, will feature an incredible West Aussie music line-up including Chain, Grace Barbe, Family Shoveller Band, Jack Runaway and Brooke Bugjea.

  • May 22, 2019

    Alcoa paves the way for aspiring female engineers

    Resources company Alcoa is continuing to support women in the non-traditional field of engineering by providing another two scholarships to outstanding students.

  • May 08, 2019

    Local students awarded environmental trip of a lifetime

    Twenty-seven Western Australian and two Victorian high school students have been selected to participate in scientific expeditions in the United States made possible by the Alcoa Foundation.