This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates, then exploded into a global business. Born from the roots of a small circle of friends, the Mader Group now claims the national title of ‘Mining Contractor of the Year', announced recently at Australia's Mining Monthly Future of Mining Awards in Sydney.
Russell joined Mader Group, as a Business Development Manager in 2012, maintaining and growing client relationships across Australia, while developing new geographic territories and generating sales of all Mader services throughout Africa and Asia. Today he heads Mader Group's international division.
Just announced! Mader Group has officially been named Mining Contractor of the Year at this year’s AMM Future of Mining Awards in Sydney. With over 16 entrants, Mader was up against some impressive contenders, including the category’s 5 finalists; Barminco, Coal Augering Services, Cougar Drilling and SMS Mining.
The Mader team is heading to Brisbane this June to meet interested HD Mechanics, Auto Electricians and Servicemen in the area. Come down for a casual chat and get instant feedback on job options, FIFO/DIDO roles, locations, pay rates AND if you’re keen, same-day hire! Mader will be hosting a full day of open interviews throughout the day. Find out more.
Our Mates of Mader employee referral scheme is offering an end of year bonus! Refer your mates before June 30 and receive $4,000 towards the trip of your choice, travelling to anywhere in the USA or to any capital city in Australia!
The countdown is on! Our 2019 Employee of the Year Trip will be departing to Ecuador in mid-May, taking our winners into the depths of the Amazon and the heights of the Andes. Also joining them, is Jarrod Webb, the winner of our recent Mates of Mader Competition - a competition that was gallantly fought between all competitors.
Meet Mader employee, Ralf. Ralf is our Coordinator for Auto and High-Voltage Electricians in the Pilbara. Ralf started at Mader in 2014 as a dual-tradesman and has worked all over the Pilbara at different sites. One of Ralf’s favourite things about working for Mader is the fantastic work-life balance that is encouraged.
MADER Group is proud to be selected as a finalist for the Mining Contractor of the Year Award which will be announced in late March 2019 at the Future of Mining Conference and Awards. Alongside Mader Group are several other key players in the mining industry including Barminco, SMS Mining Services, Mader Group, Cougar Drilling and Coal Augering Services making the cut.
On the back of consistent growth in the New South Wales region, Mader Group has officially opened an administration office in East Maitland. Supporting our operations across the state, the office is set to provide additional support and infrastructure for clients and employees alike.
Mader Group was proud to support and celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture through a gala of music, dance, art and culinary delights at the 2019 Birak Concert. Produced by Phil Walleystack's Aboriginal Shows and Productions, in conjunction with the City of Perth, this vibrant event is set to unify some of Australia’s most talented artists in an effort to raise awareness for suicide prevention.
MADER Group has launched mobile plant equipment washing services in Western Australia’s Pilbara region. Beginning work with new clients in 2019, the company’s Mader Clean Team is a new service designed to complement its existing shutdown services.
Mates of Mader just got an upgrade. Over the next few months, Mader Group will be running an exciting competition for Mader employees only, with one lucky winner set to join the upcoming Employee of the Year trip in Central/South America!
Paving the way for others in the industry, is up and coming mining contractor, Mader Group. Mader Group’s Perth workshop recently donated three diesel engines to assist the Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanic Apprentice Program at Thornlie Tafe and accepts an intake of apprentices annually
Mader Group has engineered a structure that leverages on strengths of key players within the Company. It is expected that sharpening our organisational structure will allow us to unlock and scale the business for continued growth.
Recognising the opportunity that the mining sector has, to improve socio-economic development in remote and disadvantaged areas, Mader Group has been in engaging in a broad scope of corporate initiatives with the mission to empower communities, improve social dynamics and lessen inequality.
Perth hosts the 16th Annual Africa Down Under Conference
04th September 2018
Perth formed a central hub for pro-Africa-Australia relations at the 16th Annual Africa Down Under Conference. Our Mader team was among 1000 energy and mining delegates including high profile industry players.