Current Poll

Is increasing automation in mining good or bad?

Automation is fundamentally changing many of mining’s traditional jobs, but do you view it as a good thing or a bad thing for you and your career? Take our simple poll and let us know what you think.

How do you feel about the impact of increasing automation throughout the mining industry?
Has automation affected or changed your job in the last five years?
Have you already had to change roles, retrain or reskill because of automation?
Are you a supervisor/manager?

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Previous Polls

Date Name Votes
April 2020 Working from home effectively 45
March 2020 Has the Mining industry improved? 83
February 2020 Should recruiters ask permission every time? 194
January 2020 Is December "Snatchit" month? 167
December 2019 What does 2020 hold for Mining? 214
November 2019 Regional Mining Towns 273
October 2019 The mining employment market is hotting up 176
September 2019 Is the way people are getting mining jobs changing? 182
August 2019 Is the future of Mining bright? 215
July 2019 Why did you leave your last mining job? 606

Recent articles based on our poll results