Jobs on offer as QGC hire 15 people daily

QGC are holding a recruitment information session in Gladstone tonight as the company ramps up efforts to become Queensland's first LNG exporter.

QGC’s $20 billion LNG plant on Curtis Island is the most advanced of the three projects being built and is due for completion in 2014.

The company are holding a recruitment information session for locals in Gladstone tonight as work ramps up both on and off the island.

A spokesperson for QGC told Australian Mining the key roles the company are recruiting for are production area supervisors, production technicians, mechanical technicians, QMI technicians and E&I maintenance co-ordinators.

QGC and its contractors currently employ 11,600 people and since January 2010 has spent $12 billion in Australia. Of this, $9.6 billion was spent here in Queensland.

The company said they have been hiring more than 15 people a day over the last six months.

“A snapshot of current contracts shows we are investing nearly $1b in Gladstone,” the spokesperson added.

The information session will be held at The Grand Hotel in Goondoon Street tonight from 7:30.

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