Skills recession looming, says Hays

Skills recession looming, says Hays

Growing concern among employers about a lack of skilled professionals in today's labour market

Sustainability

27 JUNE 2023
Skills crunch biting

Skills crunch biting

The skills crunch is affecting mining, with 5.2% of jobs unfilled in the September quarter.

Investment

15 DECEMBER 2022
Miners' pay to rise, just not as much as most hoped

Miners' pay to rise, just not as much as most hoped

Pay may not be the best way retain staff. Career development could be a bigger benefit.

Investment

31 MAY 2021
Crunch coming

Crunch coming

Labour shortages really starting to bite.

Editor's Comment

21 MAY 2021
Indigenous, labour issues impact Rio Tinto

Indigenous, labour issues impact Rio Tinto

Maintenance staff prove hard to come by in the Pilbara.

Maintenance

20 APRIL 2021
Fast-tracking mining skills

Fast-tracking mining skills

Diesel mechanic apprentices a key target of the mining skills pilot.

Sustainability

20 JANUARY 2021
Skills ahoy

Skills ahoy

Resources-specific Skills Organisation Pilot to be developed to boost mining workforce.

Investment

05 NOVEMBER 2019
FMG brings more young shunters on board

FMG brings more young shunters on board

Aimed at addressing an ageing rail workforce.

Sustainability

19 AUGUST 2019
TAFE training program prepares to meet Hunter mining skills demand

TAFE training program prepares to meet Hunter mining skills demand

Strong employment growth in the Hunter Valley creating demand for technical skills and training.

Sustainability

13 FEBRUARY 2019
Hail Creek workers not likely to be out of work for long

Hail Creek workers not likely to be out of work for long

The 430 workers being laid off by Glencore will likely be quickly snapped up by other miners.

Sustainability

16 OCTOBER 2018
Komatsu's 300

Komatsu's 300

Seeking 300 recruits in its largest every recruitment drive.

Operational Excellence

10 OCTOBER 2018
Mackay skills boost

Mackay skills boost

Skills boosters begin in Mackay.

Sustainability

09 OCTOBER 2018