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Analysis

Do Australians still want to be miners?

Mines across Australia – especially in Queensland and Western Australia – are recovering fast after a long downturn, but many firms are struggling to fill positions as they ramp up operations, despite offering attractive salaries. The lack of interest is being attributed to changing attitudes to the mining work style, among other factors. How can Australian mining firms recruit enough staff to take advantage of a new commodities boom?

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