The Mexican mining industry experienced a 13% drop in new job postings in Q2 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Cummins with 583 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of mining company job postings. GlobalData’s Digging Deeper into Sustainability: Key Disruptive Forces in Mining report explores disruptive forces and innovation in the sector. It offers insights into the latest trends, deals, patents, and real-world innovations. Buy the report here.

Notably, Office and Administrative Support Occupations jobs accounted for an 8% share of the Mexican’s mining industry new job postings in Q2 2023, down by 28% over the prior quarter.

Office and Administrative Support Occupations drive mining hiring activity

Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Office and Administrative Support Occupations, which accounted for 8% of the total new job postings in Q2 2023 and were up by 8% year-on-year. Second highest were Business and Financial Operations Occupations, which accounted for 8% and drop by 26% year-on-year, and third highest were Architecture and Engineering Occupations, which were 58% of the new job postings and 50% lower year-on-year.

Top five companies in mining accounted for 85% of hiring activity

The highest number of jobs were posted by Cummins with 583, followed by Caterpillar with 235, while the highest increase was at ABB at 15%.

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This content was updated on 24 July 2023

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