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Mining and Resources Courses

Are you practically minded? From researching operations to managing the production of energy, a mining or resources course leads to many great places. A mining career can be challenging, yet it brings great financial reward.

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Does this Describe You?

  • Logical
  • Focused
  • Hands-on

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Job Opportunities:

  • Mining engineer
  • Drill operator
  • Boiler operator
  • Plant operator
  • Stevedore
  • Meter reader
  • Mining labourer
  • Gas plant technician

Fun Facts

The "luck of the Irish" is an old mining expression that came out of the gold and silver rush in America

Average Salary

$2,393

(based on the average weekly salary for mining engineers)

Vacant Fiance Jobs

94.5%

full-time work for construction and mining labourers

Number of Accountants

13,200

employed mining engineers in Australia