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Friday, August 24, 2012

Australian Mining Companies Are Desperate For Workers And Looking To Hire Veterans

With Post 9/11 veteran unemployment hovering near nine percent and the services preparing to drastically cut forces, Australian mining companies have stepped up to grab some of that labor for their short staffed operations down under.

Seth Robson at Stars and Stripes reports the mines are looking for everything from plumbers and electricians, to heavy-equipment operators and project managers with pay ranging from $65K to 200K to start.



Anonymous said...

According to a chart that I read on this blog some time back,Australia has the highest per capita personal savings rate in the world.

Anonymous said...

No guns allowed there, though. How long can you hold on to your personal wealth while unarmed when the theives have guns? It's just a matter of time...