Mining, Resources & Energy


Rubicor has extensive experience as a recruitment specialist and provider of labour to mining, mineral processing and extractive metallurgical operations.

We find rare talent globally for our industry clients. For more than two decades we have supported mining, smelting, refining and major complex operations throughout Australia, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, New Caledonia and many countries in Africa, South America, the Middle East and SE Asia.

Our experience spans a range of commodities including base metals, iron ore, gold, bauxite/aluminium, coal and precious metals. Our staff also has experience with recruiting for open cut and underground mining operations.

We support OEM, mining consultancies and mining services, identifying quality personnel to enable our clients to meet their partnering obligations.

Our support is in the form of:

  • Executive search and recruitment

  • Technical and professional recruitment

  • Short term and long term supply of supplementary labour for mining operations and shutdowns

  • Workforce management of supplementary labour crews including mobilisation/demobilisation of personnel across Australia

  • Trade and operator recruitment

  • Professional, technical, trade and operating contracting

  • Whole-mine, whole-plant and expansion start-ups

We also have capability and experience in both construction and operations in the South Pacific region, particularly in PNG, Indonesia, New Caledonia and the Solomon Islands, in:

  • Sourcing and supply of local labour

  • Sourcing and supply of non-citizen or expatriate labour

  • Work permit and visa support and payroll bureau

Occupations that we manage and recruit for within the Mining, Resources and Energy industry include:

Particular occupations examples include:

  • Engineers

  • Geologists

  • Metallurgists

  • Managers and general managers

  • Operations supervisors, managers and general Managers

  • Maintenance supervisors, planners and managers

  • Specialists and managers in logistics, HR, commercial, OHS, environment, community, etc

Clients we work with

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Our Specialist Teams

Within Rubicor we have a number of occupation and industry specialists, that together deliver clients wholistic HR Needs.


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