AUSMESA proudly sponsored National Skills Week 2022

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AUSMESA sponsored National Skills Week 2022

National Skills Week is dedicated to raising the profile and status of vocational learning dispelling outdated myths and showcasing the attractive career opportunities for all Australians.

Vocational Educations and Training (VET) has been the foundation of Australia’s strong and vibrant economy. It has produced industry leaders, it offers great diversity, new and exciting career paths, supports our resources and primary industries, builds cities, supports our tourism, our monuments, our heritage and much, much more.

The theme for 2022 was A Universe of Skills: Go Beyond Your Imagination

With hundreds of diverse career choices open across the mining and energy sector, opportunities exist on remote sites, in city-based offices and high-tech control and management centres, in science as well as computer laboratories, in a mix of locations across Australia

You can make a career managing a team, rehabilitating mine sites, building robotics or piloting drones, engineering machinery, safeguarding native plants and animals, social and community responsibility and philanthropy, and tackling climate change building skills to work anywhere around the world.

Check out some of our National Skills Week 2022 media

National Skills Week 2022 Podcast: AUSMESA Take the challenge: Be part of the solution. Exploring the new world of mining and resources careers

Episode 1

AUSMESA Chief Executive Dr Gavin Lind and ATA Apprentice of the Year 2021 Savanne Canobie talk about careers and opportunities in Mining and Minerals

AUSMESA Chief Executive Gavin Lind and Industry Engagement Partner Darrell Cox  discuss careers in mining

Episode 2

For more information about career pathways in the mining and energy sectors, please visit our job page