Are you a student?
In South Australia, the resources sector directly employs over 12,000 individuals, many of which are highly paid and highly skilled.
Explore the links below to learn more about the resources sector in South Australia
The resources sector contribution to the South Australian economy
Australian Mining Industry Snapshot
More to Mining Careers Guide
Australian School of Petroleum
School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering
STEM at Flinders University
IT, Engineering & the Environment - UniSA
MCA's YouTube Channel
The Playford Trust
Unearth your Future Scholarship
Bright-r - Gas & Renewables
Energy Information Australia
Are you a teacher?
Encouraging the next generation of resources professionals starts in schools, teaching students the history of resources in South Australia, the achievements and the critical role the sector plays in the state's economy.
The enthusiasm and idealism of the next generation will drive the resources sector into the future.
Considering a career in resources?
Australia’s minerals industry is an exciting and vibrant sector with diverse jobs and opportunities to attract a wide array of talent.
Mining not only offers highly skilled, highly paid roles – you can change roles as your career expands and travel Australia and the world to work with great people in interesting locations.
Research from firm EY has found that 77% of jobs in Australian mining will be enhanced or redesigned due to technology within the next five years.