Future mining projects could be in jeopardy, with the industry facing a severe shortage of workers as younger ‘greener’ generations are deterred by the problematic environmental reputation of the mining sector
Oct 31, 2022 08:00 AEDT
PERTH, Australia, October 31, 2022 (Newswire.com)
According to labour hire agency Techforce Personnel, the mining industry is facing its worst skills crisis with Gen Z turning their backs on the sector due to environmental concerns.
A recent report released by the Australian Resources and Energy Employer Association (AREE) revealed that over the next five years, the mining industry would need 24,000 new workers to uphold projects across the…