The Brazilian mining industry experienced a 23% drop in new job postings in Q3 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Vale with 1,623 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of mining company job postings. GlobalData’s Mining: Hiring Trends & Signals Q3 2023 report reveals comprehensive insights into hiring patterns, job roles, required skills, geographical trends, and key themes within the mining industry, facilitating anticipation of future workforce needs. Buy the report here.
Notably, Educational Instruction and Library Occupations jobs accounted for a 39% share of the Brazilian mining industry new job postings in Q3 2023, down by 8% over the prior quarter.
Educational Instruction and Library Occupations drive mining industry hiring activity
Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Educational Instruction and Library Occupations, which accounted for 39% of the total new job postings in Q3 2023 and were up by 589% year-on-year. Second highest were Office and Administrative Support Occupations, which accounted for 2% and rise by 15% year-on-year, and third highest were Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations, which were 3% of the new job postings and 10% higher year-on-year.
Top five companies in mining industry accounted for 83% of hiring activity
The highest number of jobs were posted by Vale with 1,623, followed by ArcelorMittal with 138, while the highest increase was at Caterpillar at 5%.
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