Entry Level Mining Information

Is a weekly update on the mining industry and how it works from our sponsored YouTube channel Australian Mining for New Starters.
Knowing what is going on and how the industry works in its many different ways makes a real difference in getting a job!
We are covering the prices on all the major mining metals like Gold, Nickel, Copper as well as Iron Ore and Coal.

We are attaching appropriate news with each segment as well as answering questions about the industry.
The more you know about the industry and how it works the better your chance of getting a job. 

You can use the Workready or DIY Intro to Underground Mining packages to get your mining knowledge up to speed and get that start you are after!

Copper is down $1000 a ton.
Gold dropped $100 an ounce.
How bad is inflation in the US.
The media continue to be vague about where the jobs are.
We will show you where the entry level jobs have moved, in this new underground job boom.
You need to go where the jobs are and give the underground employers what they want, some one that knows how their mine works.

Today copper is over $13,000 AU a ton.
We look at how the Hardrock Underground Mining companies are having trouble getting people, why they don’t like to train.
We look at how BHP have decided to hire 200 new train drivers.
We will also talk about where the entry level jobs have moved, in this new underground job boom.
We will show you that it easy to see where the jobs are if you know where to look.
You need to go where the jobs are and give the underground employers what they want, some one that knows how their mine works.

Today copper is still over $10,000 US a ton
We look at how a record high Iron ore price, means a story in the media pointing people in the wrong direction for jobs
We have a look how, at the same time, Gold and Nickel have caused a massive jobs boom in Kalgoorlie and other Hardrock towns around the country
Coal makes a move even higher but that elephant just won’t leave the room
We will also talk about tickets and how the system works, looking at the standards the employers have to follow

Today we are covering Copper going over $10,000 US a ton
How much a big miner like Northern Star will turn over next year on their Gold mines
Record high Iron Ore price again, but they are still replacing their truck drivers with driverless truck
Coal makes a move but there is still an elephant in the room
We will also talk about why so many people have trouble getting a start, they just aren’t giving the employers what they want

Today we are covering copper going close to its all time high
Why the demand for gold is high and where it’s used as a consumable like the space industry
Record high Iron ore price
A shout out to a student that got a start
We will also talk about long shot holes and what it means to be an owner operator

This is something that gets thrown around a lot towards people asking about how to get a mining job on social media

“Just get a job with BHP “

But where do you start?

This short video explains how BHP isn’t set up the way most people think
It shows where their different assets are and how knowing all this can make a big difference in getting a job for a new starter.

This is an entry level job with a big Iron Ore company and should have everyone asking, if I go down this path how long is my mining career going to be?
When talking to people about mining I often ask them,
Where they see themselves in 5 years time?
Will they still be working on the same mine?
Will they still be doing the same job, or waiting for someone to move on?
Are there going to be other places to work for surface truck drivers or an oversupply?

Today we are covering the copper miners that are expanding their portfolio.
Panoramic Resources are to restart their Nickel/Copper mine with a well known contractor.

An Iron ore job ad, that tells the truth about the future of truck driving on a strip mine in Australia!
Find out how there is no one size fits all to getting a mining job. See how different resumes get you different results and how a bit of insider mining knowledge goes a long way to getting your start!

Today we are covering the gold miner that gave all their employees a pay rise!
Why Mincor renamed their new decline?
How the media only do employment stories on the trade and degree jobs, not the jobs that are entry level that you can get without experience!

Knowing what is going on makes a real difference in getting a job
We will cover the prices on all the major Mining Metals (Gold, Nickel, Copper, Silver, Zinc or Base Metals), Iron Ore, Coal and attaching appropriate news with each segment so a new starter has a better idea of what is going on in the industry.

Today we are covering where the new mines are opening up?
Where will an Iron Ore traineeship take you money wise?
Do you really have to know someone to get a Coal mining job today?

Today we are covering what is driving demand within the mining industry
Why Tesla is working with a Nickel mine?
How gold became money again!

 

We hope that this info helps, the secret to get a mining job is to show the employers that you know how their mine works and what is going to be expected of you on site.

You can use the Workready or DIY Intro to Underground Mining packages to get your mining knowledge up to speed and get that start you are after!

For more information leave your contact details on our Enquiry Form page.

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