200 jobs to go at Hastings Deering, focused in CQ

Story Published: 20 Jun 2013

BREAKING: Rockhampton and Mackay will be hit in a job slashing exercise as Hastings Deering decides to cut...

Business, Hastings Deering, Job Cuts, Jobs, Mining

80 workers set to lose jobs at CQ coal mine

Story Published: 17 Apr 2013

EIGHTY workers could lose their jobs at a Central Queensland coal mine after mining contractor Redpath reduced its crew...

Bhp, Bma, Coal Mine, Crinum Mine, Gregory Mine, Job Cuts, Redpath

M’boro TAFE campus faces closure as buildings go unused

Story Published: 15 Nov 2014

JOBS are expected to be cut from Wide Bay TAFE campuses and Maryborough’s existing facility is facing closure.

Closure, Job Cuts, Maryborough, Queensland Teachers, Tafe, Together Union, Wide Bay

Rio Tinto report suggests more cost-cutting

Story Published: 16 Jan 2013

MULTI-NATIONAL miner Rio Tinto has sounded a warning that tough times are far from over.

Coal Mines, Coal Prices, Job Cuts, Mining Industry, Rio Tinto

Centrelink staff the target of job cut frustration

Story Published: 22 Oct 2012

JOB cuts in state governments has led to more verbal abuse being hurled at Centrelink staff in recent months, the Community...

Abuse, Assault, Centrelink, Cpsu, Job Cuts, Lnp, Nadine Flood

Economic downturn hurts apprentices

Story Published: 8 Dec 2012

APPRENTICES seem to be the latest victims of the economic downturn with many being let go before completing their...

Apprenticeships, Employment, Job Cuts

The future of mining looks to involve more FIFO

Story Published: 28 May 2013

THERE are fears the next phase of the mining boom could involve more fly-in fly-out workers and further degrade...

Fifo, Job Cuts, Mining Industry

The mining industry's fetish for cutting jobs

Story Published: 30 Mar 2013

AUSTRALIA’S resources industry has a fetish for cutting at the moment: cutting workers, costs, offices and cutting...

Csg, Job Cuts, Lng, Mining, Unemployment

Ergon denies ETU's projected 92 job cuts

Story Published: 24 Jan 2013

ERGON Energy has rejected claims by the Electrical Trades Union (ETU) that a further 92 positions are to be cut across...

Ergon Energy, Etu, Job Cuts

Miner’s wife feels the worry of the future

Story Published: 28 Jun 2013

MINING wife and mother of five Victoria Murray knows all too well the stress being felt by families worried about the...

Downturn, Job Cuts, Mining, Resources

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