MINING & CONSTRUCTION

Employment Innovations has a workforce​ management​​ solution​ that is​ perfect​ for​ mining,​ civil​ and​ construction​ industry​ contractors​ with​ between 5​ and​ 100​ staff.​ Why?​ Because​ the​ ups​ and​ downs​ of​ project​ based​ work​ are​ difficult​ to​ manage.​ Workloads fluctuate​ and​ human​ resources​, ​payroll​​ and​ compliance​​ can​ be​ different​ from​ one​ site​ to​ the​ next.

Having​ necessary​ resources​ and​ expertise​ on-call​ is​ difficult​ when​ your​ workload​ continually​ fluctuates.​ Employing full​ time​ staff​ in-house​ is​ not​ only​ expensive​ but​ it​ doesn’t​ make​ sense​ with​ the​ project​ based​ nature​ of​ the industry.

INDUSTRY EXPERTS

THE COMPLETE SOLUTION

The​ secret​ to​ managing​ the complexity​ of​ a​ mining​ and construction​ business​ is​ simplicity and​ we​ can​ offer​ a​ broad​ range​ of services​ under​ one​ roof.

INDUSTRY EXPERTS

We​ employ​ over​ 500​ mining​ and construction​ workers​ under​ our outsourced​ employment​ model with​ mobilisation​ and​ facilitation requirements.

EMPLOYMENT LAW AT OUR CORE

Underpinned​ by​ EI​ Legal​, specialist employment​ law​ firm.

OUR EXPERTISE

WORKPLACE ADVICE

Immediate access to expertise and pragmatic workplace advice for you and your retail managers to help make better, faster and legally compliant decision

FAIR WORK COMPLIANCE

Peace of mind knowing that your contracts, policies and practices are consistent and compliant with the Fair Work Act and relevant building, construction and mining Modern Awards.

ENTERPRISE AGREEMENTS

Enterprise agreements have​​ been​​ put​​ in​​ place​​ by mining and construction​​ employers to​​ provide​​ certainty​​ and to meet site agreement requirements for tendering.

WORKFORCE MANAGEMENT

The​ workforce management solution provides​ mining​ and construction​ businesses with​ robust​ HR​ and payroll​ infrastructure including​ mobilisation and​ workforce facilitation.

SPEAK TO AN INDUSTRY EXPERT

KAREN VAN DER MERWE

State Manager, WA
“We pride ourselves on knowing that no other business in WA can deliver such a comprehensive workforce management solution as EI does.”

CAROLINE GREEN

Account​ Manager
“In the mining and construction industry, we understand that no two businesses are alike. That is why it is important that we continue to deliver bespoke solutions to each of our clients.”

JAMES FOSTER

Business Development
“I enjoy talking to potential clients as EI offers a truly unique service. EI has a culture of saying yes so I feel we can assist businesses with most of their workforce needs.”

WORKFORCE MANAGEMENT IN MINING & CONSTRUCTION

Our​ mining​ and​ construction​ workforce​ management​​ service​ can​ be​ broken​ down​ into​ 4 ​parts:

Stage​ 1:​ Submitting​ Your​ Tender​ Application

  • EI​ assists​ you​ to​ understand​ your​ labour​ costs​ by​ calculating​ employment​ entitlements​ in​ accordance​ with site​ specific​ conditions.
  • EI​ gives​ you​ access​ to​ a ​Fair​ Work​ Commission​ approved​ enterprise​ agreement​​ which​ is​ suitable​ to​ your industry​ and​ classifications​ of​ workers.
  • EI​ assists​ you​ with​ an​ Employee​ Relations​ Management​ Plan​ (ERMP)​ ensuring​ all​ principal​ contract obligations​ are​ met.
  • EI​ reviews​ all​ compliance​​ related​ documentation​ prior​ to​ final​ tender​ submission.

Stage​ 2:​ Contract​ Is​ Awarded

  • EI​ develops​ your​ workforce​ mobilisation​ plan​ in​ accordance​ with​ your​ client​ requirements.
  • EI​ reviews/develops​ your​ workplace​ safety​ and​ human resources​ plan​ in​ accordance​ with​ your​ client​ ERMP specifications.
  • EI​ develops​ additional​ policies​ and​ procedures​ to​ assist​ you​ with​ smooth​ business​ operations.
  • EI​ identifies​ any​ indigenous​ worker​ obligations​ and​ creates​ a project​ specific​ plan.
  • EI​ implements​ an​ Employee​ Assistance​ Program​ (EAP)​ suitable​ for​ your​ project.

Stage​ 3:​ Project​ Commencement

  • EI​ recruits​ additional​ team​ members​ if​ required.
  • EI​ develops​ employment​ contracts.
  • EI​ manages​ the​ site​ specific​ induction​ process.
  • EI​ mobilises​ all​ staff​ to​ site.
  • EI​ provides​ payroll​​ management​ in​ accordance​ with​ site​ specific​ conditions​ and​ manages​ all​ statutory obligations.
  • EI​ provides​ ongoing​ flight,​ roster​ and​ accommodation​ management​ for​ staff.
  • EI​ manages​ all​ workers​ compensation​ incidents​ including​ return​ to​ work​ programs.
  • EI​ provides​ ongoing​ human​ resources​​ and​ workplace​ advice​​ for​ the​ duration​ of​ the​ project.

Stage​ 4:​ Demobilisation

  • EI​ de-mobilises​ your​ workforce​ from​ site.
  • EI​ calculates​ final​ termination​ pay​ for​ staff​ in​ accordance​ with​ site​ specific​ requirements.

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