11 Oct 2016
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) has partnered with LIVIN to host a series of Mental Health Awareness workshops during Mental Health Week. LIVIN Ambassador and Western Force Captain Matthew Hodgson and LIVIN co-founder Sam Webb will travel to Fortescue’s mine sites in the Pilbara spreading the message ‘It Ain’t Weak to Speak’.
6 Oct 2016
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) has celebrated the graduation of five trainees from its Vocational Training and Employment Centre (VTEC) in South Hedland, building on the training and employment of 84 Aboriginal people graduating during FY16.
31 Aug 2016
Fortescue Metals Group’s (Fortescue) fifth annual working bee in Roebourne on the weekend brought together close to 150 volunteers to makeover the Roebourne District High School, which teaches students from kindergarten to Grade 12.
25 Aug 2016
24 Aug 2016
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) and Hockey Australia have teamed up again to host the National Indigenous Hockey Carnival in the Pilbara, with fifty students participating from five schools within the region.
5 Aug 2016
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) won the Indigenous Employment and Retention Award for its training program, Fortescue’s Trade Up at the 2016 AMMA National Conference held in Perth on Thursday, 4 August 2016.
4 Aug 2016
Last night, Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) won the Digger of the Year award at the 25th Annual Diggers and Dealers Conference in Kalgoorlie.
28 Jul 2016
Yesterday, Careen Lee, an Aboriginal woman from the Pilbara, took another step in her trailblazing career at Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue), becoming the company’s CEO for a Day.
14 Jul 2016
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) recently celebrated the graduation of nine South Hedland and 11 Roebourne-based trainees from its Vocational Training and Employment Centres (VTEC).
7 Jul 2016
27 Jun 2016
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) is warning people that a Fortescue branded online scam targeted at jobseekers has been identified.
15 Jun 2016
A Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) partnership with Hedland Senior High School to provide operational funding to its Trade Training Centre is giving local students a head start towards a career in engineering or a trade.
15 May 2016
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) today celebrated eight years since its first commercial shipment of iron ore from Herb Elliott Port in Port Hedland to Shanghai Baosteel’s Majishan Port, marking a significant milestone in Fortescue’s long-term and mutually beneficial relationship with its Chinese customers.
11 May 2016
Participants of Fortescue Metals Group’s (Fortescue) Vocational Training and Employment Centre (VTEC) program were recently given a unique opportunity to give back to their community by providing an upgrade to the outdoor area at Hedland Women’s Refuge during their 10 week work readiness training.
4 May 2016
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) and Aboriginal owned business, Print Junction have been recognised for their innovative partnership winning the Supplier to Corporate Partnership of the Year award at Connect 2016 Supplier Diversity Awards in Sydney on 3 May 2016.
28 Apr 2016
Fortescue’s Hedland-based Vocational Training and Employment Centre (VTEC) has celebrated its first graduation of 2016 with 11 graduates bound for work as mining operators at Fortescue’s Christmas Creek mine.
15 Apr 2016
Community organisations involved in programs, activities and events in the Pilbara will benefit from Fortescue’s latest round of funding in the company’s Community Support program, which provides grants of up to $3,000 to eligible applicants in Port Hedland, Roebourne, the Shire of East Pilbara and Tom Price.
13 Apr 2016
Chief Executive Officer, Nev Power, will again host an aspiring Aboriginal leader as CEO for a Day for the release of Fortescue's March quarterly results.
22 Mar 2016
Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) will return to the prestigious Boao Forum for Asia this week as a Diamond Sponsor for the eighth consecutive year.
10 Mar 2016
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) has celebrated the first Vocational Training and Employment Centre (VTEC) graduation of 2016 with 11 graduates bound for work at the company’s Cloudbreak mine.