Mining & Climate Change

climate change

The science of climate change is clear – burning fossil fuels is leading to increased atmospheric concentrations of greenhouse gases, particularly, carbon dioxide (CO2).

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Careers in mining

Careers in mining

Work in our industry is done in-house, or contracted from consultancy firms, dedicated service providers, or sole traders.   Many mining companies provide on the job training for staff as well as apprenticeships and further tertiary study for those who have started to do a relevant professional qualification. See our list of members for the range of companies operating in the mining sector. Visit Careers NZ training to check what type of training is appropriate to enter the mining industry. Ask MITO for more on training in the extractive industries. View this infographic for facts and figures on Mining and Exploration employment in New Zealand.

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