Established 94 years ago, AMMA includes member companies that directly and indirectly employ more than half a million working Australians in:
- construction; and
- smelting and refining.
Membership of AMMA provides resource industry employers with:
- the ability to influence policy and new laws impacting the industry;
- workforce solutions: training and development, migration services and various consultancy services;
- innovative industry driven services such as AMMA miningoilandgasjobs.com and the AWRA initiative; and
- access to a significant and topical range of information services, industry events and conferences.
The AMMA miningoilandgasjobs.com website is described as "the first and only online recruitment and careers centre for the Australian resource industry."
Created by the resource sector specifically for the resource sector, the site provides both an online jobs board and an extensive Careers and Industry Guide, providing a comprehensive point of contact where employers, candidates and recruiters can connect.