Tag - Wesfarmers Resources

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Trainees sought at $570m Bowen Basin coal mine

A diversified company is keen to hear from all applicants who are interested in launching a career in resources at a $570 million coal mine in Queensland’s Bowen Basin. Wesfarmers Resources has...

Wesfarmers Curragh Mine to axe permanent jobs

Wesfarmers Resources has announced they will axe between 30 and 50 permanent positions from it’s Blackwater Curragh Mine. “Despite achieving significant cost savings over the past 18...

40 jobs go at Wesfarmers Curragh Mine near Blackwater

Wesfarmers slashed 40 jobs at Curragh Mine near Blackwater last week in a move that had long been anticipated by workers but came suddenly in the end. In further cost-cutting measures the mine is...

Blackwater woman takes home State mining award

Blackwater woman Leah Ross has been awarded the Queensland Resources Council’s Resources Award for Women in the Operator category. Leah was Thiess Australia Mining’s first female dozer and excavator...

Curragh and the community

Curragh and the community – Wesfarmers Curragh is proud of its long association with the Blackwater community. Since its opening in 1983 employees and their families have called Blackwater home...