WA resources industry needs 8000 more workers

RESEARCH from the Chamber of Mines and Energy WA has shown the state will need 8000 skilled workers across the resources sector over the next 18 months to meet the demands of the its economic recovery.

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The forecast modelling assumes the state's hard border will remain in place through to the end of 2020 and foreshadows a considerable increase in competition for key skills, such as traditional trades