Mining Career Consultant - iMINCO
Mining Induction Machinery Training Work Safelt at Heights Course Confined Spaces
Mining-Equipment-Machinery-Graders-iMINCO-Mining-Information.jpg
Mining Jobs Board - Get the latest mining jobs in Australia Mining Project News Archives

Thousands of mining jobs for SA

Mining jobs on Eyre Peninsula, South Australia

A state government report estimates the existing mines of OneSteel and Iluka will be joined by at least seven new mining operations over the next five years, creating thousands of mining jobs on Eyre Peninsula over the next decade.

The study states if all seven mines proceed to the operating phase, it is estimated more than 2200 ongoing direct mine jobs will be created in mining and processing operations.

Conservative estimates of new mining jobs associated with construction of the mines and infrastructure, indicate there will be a requirement for at least a further 4500 mine jobs over the next five years, peaking at 1700 positions in 2014. The relatively high level of staff turnover means mining job openings will exceed the number of new jobs created.

The projects will be mostly iron ore mines and if they all proceed, it is estimated replacement demand over the next decade will exceed 5000 mining related positions.

Diverse miningĀ  job opportunities

Eyre Peninsula mining projects included in the report are OneSteel’s Project Magnet and OneSteel Processing Plant in the Middleback Ranges; Iluka’s Jacinth /Ambrosia in the Eucla Basin on the West Coast; Iron Clad’s Willchery Hill Stage 1 project near Kimba; Iron Road at Warramboo; Centrex’s Bungalow prospect and Lower Eyre projects including the Eyre Iron venture at Koppio; Lincoln Minerals Gum Flat Stage 1 and 2; Minotaur at Poochera and Uranium SA’s Mullaquana project.

Among the workers required will be those with mining, exploration and engineering qualifications and experience, as well as welders, fitters, electricians, accountants, surveyors, Occupational Health and Safety professionals, mechanics, metal fabricators and truck drivers.

iMINCO Mining Information Training Recruitment
Thousands of mining jobs for South Australians

 

Email this article to yourself for future reference

Add your email address and you can send it to your email in-box

Email *

The list of items below are related to this article... you may find them useful.

South Australian Mining Jobs – Woomera Mining Could Begin
The Labor government has once again made a move to allow more mining in the Woomera Prohibited Area ...[read more]
SA Mining Jobs – Uranium Mine Approval
The South Australian government has approved a new $110 million uranium mine with Tom Koutsantonis, ...[read more]
BHP Jobs – Olympic Dam
Olympic Dam Expansion BHP Billiton is once again seeking approval from the Northern Territory...[read more]
SA mining jobs lift
Another 170 people will be hired following the awarding of a six-year $1 billion mining contract...[read more]
Wilcherry Hill jobs
Infrastructure work will begin late January after IronClad Mining received final approval for it...[read more]

Don't have time to read the related items right now?

No problem, send yourself a link to the related news about "Thousands of mining jobs for SA". Read them when you have more time.

Name *
Email Address *
 

Leave a Comment or Question