The Latrobe Valley is significant as the centre of Victoria’s energy industry, specifically the mining and burning of brown coal to produce electricity. The area produces a total of approximately 85% of the electricity for the entire state of Victoria… [Wikipedia entry on the Latrobe Valley]
As the heart of the state’s energy industry, there is a constant need for skilled power workers in Gippsland/the Latrobe Valley. Despite the changes in the industry at the local level, operation and maintenance of the power supply will remain paramount for the foreseeable future. Please contact Work Hire today if you’re a jobseeker with experience working in the energy industry, or an employer in need of same.
Pictured: Loy Yang Power Station