Mining, Resources & Energy careers

Leading employers

  • Anglo American
  • BHP Billiton
  • Bechtel
  • Centennial Coal
  • Chevron
  • Fortescue Metals Group
  • Gloucester Coal
  • Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd
  • Newcrest Mining
  • Newmont Mining
  • OZ Minerals
  • Rio Tinto
  • Yancoal

Professional associations and industry bodies

Skills and personality

  • Ability to plan and coordinate people, equipment, services and activities
  • Adherence to safety standards and procedures while mining, drilling or extracting
  • Effective planning and organisational skills to manage operations from beginning stages to completion
  • Effectively use a variety of large-scale machinery and handle potentially hazardous materials
  • Enjoy working on-site locations of extraction and hands-on with materials
  • High attention to detail including accuracy and precision of work
  • Highly innovative to research, study and develop new energy sources and extraction methods
  • Problem solving abilities effectively procuring resources and transporting them to designated locations
  • Specialised knowledge of resources and extraction methods
  • Strong analytical skills to understand and evaluate operations and safety measures