Jobs Flow Soon – NQ Mega-Projects

A pipeline of more than 1000 North Queensland jobs will be flowing by the fourth quarter of this year according to the State Government.

NQ Stadium image 1They say the work will come from the $167 million Ravenswood Mine expansion and the $250 million North Queensland Stadium.

State Development Minister Anthony Lynham told Parliament today that early works trade packages for the Stadium will likely to go to tender in the third quarter of the year.

“In the second quarter of 2018, Resolute Mining should be recruiting workers for the expansion of its Ravenswood Gold Mine, provided all approvals are received.”

“Importantly, Resolute has committed to employing people from within 150km of Ravenswood, which means jobs for locals in Charters Towers, Ayr and Home Hill.