Opportunities Australia

Opportunities Australia

May 11, 2011 15:42 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: Opportunities Australia- Engineering, Mining, Oil and Gas Recruitment Expo

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - May 11, 2011) -

Who:Opportunities Australia - Engineering, Mining, Oil and Gas Recruitment Expo

What: News conference

When:Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 10:30 a.m.

Where: Delta Edmonton Centre Hotel – Victoria West Room 7thFloor (10222-102nd Street)

Why:Opportunity to speak with representatives from the Opportunities Australia - Engineering, Mining, Oil and Gas Recruitment Expo, including Rupert Merrick, International Sales Director, Working In Ltd, Royce Hort, VISA & Immigration Specialist, Jodie Fitness, Talent Sourcing Manager, Origin Energy, Peter Rodda, Clough and other Australian companies.

The Canadian inaugural Opportunities Australia - Engineering, Mining, Oil and Gas Recruitment Expo will be held in Edmonton on May 14-15, 2011 at theDelta Edmonton Centre Hotel and will provide a platform for engineering, mining, and oil and gas professionals to meet with Australia's leading employers in their field. The Expo held in Calgary the previous weekend was an overwhelming success with over 1600 people attending the two-day event.

Employers will be on-site to interview, hire and offer sponsorships. Professional seminars will be conducted during the Expos to enable attendees to learn more about employment opportunities, exciting projects, working and living in Australia, and the process of moving "down under".

The Expo features major industry players: BHP Billiton is the gold sponsor of the event and exhibitors include Caltex Australia, Origin Energy, Sinclair Knight Merz, Rio Tinto and Barmico, among others.

Additional information is available at www.expo-australia.com.

Contact Information

  • Janice ter Borg, Canadian media relations
    Opportunities Australia -
    Engineering, Mining, Oil and Gas Expo
    c/o: Mission Possible Communication Strategies Ltd.
    Cell: (403) 816-6163
    missionp@telus.net