There are over 150 different career paths in mining today. Learn about the major skills shortage areas in the minerals industry as each job profile contains job information, case studies and links to education and training providers.
Geoscience in the mining industry offers challenging careers exploring un-chartered regions of the remote outback, working with cutting edge technology in a world-class facility, or consulting out of a corporate office.
Engineers are in high demand and play a crucial role in the mining industry for today and planning for the future. Engineers are some of the highest paid employees and the opportunities are as diverse as the industry.
Highly skilled operators are in increasing demand. Opportunities exist for driven and dedicated people who are rewarded for their contribution to the industry.
Mechanical / Metal Trades
Your Mechanical trade provides vital support and assistance to all areas of mining operations. Your skills will be rewarded and developed.
Your Electrical trade will be highly valued and rewarded in one of Australia's largest and most dynamic industries.