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About Richards Mining Services (RMS)


Richards Mining Services (RMS) is a company dedicated to excellence in training and recruitment for the mining, transport and civil industries. RMS is a Registered Training Organisation and a Registered Recruitment Agent.

RMS provides innovative training and recruitment solutions. Their services are aimed at reducing staff turnover, increasing operational efficiency and reducing costs caused by the non-optimal use of plant and equipment.

RMS specializes in providing these services to the mining, transport and civil construction industries, sourcing its staff and expertise from within this realm. This ensures that RMS truly understands the needs of the industry and delivers quantifiable, highly professional results.
RMS is unique in its ability to offer a truly dynamic mix of services including:

  • Training resource development
  • Mobile Plant Operator training & assessing
  • Training delivery under Resource and Infrastructure, Coal, Civil and TAA competencies
  • Full suite of specialized recruitment services, including traineeships
  • Pre-employment services such as medicals, drug screens and mines health surveillances
  • Heavy vehicle driver training and evaluations
  • Productivity audits

RMS operates the largest and newest fleet of heavy vehicle training trucks in Australia.

Heavy Vehicle Licensing (MR, HR & HC)

RMS operates a fleet of new and relevant training trucks at each of its four metropolitan training branches in WA and SA. The fleet consists of MR tippers, HR Cement Agitators, HR tippers, HC tippers and B-double road trains.

RMS invests heavily to ensure that all training trucks are late models, offering students the peace of mind of learning on state of the art trucks, in comfort and safety.

 Mobile Plant and other Training Courses in WA, including Dump Truck Operator Course, Front-End Loader Course, Skid-Steer Loader Course, Excavator Course, Grader Course and Dozer Course

Mobile Plant and other Training Courses in WA


  • Dump Truck Operator Course     
  • Front-End Loader Course    
  • Skid-Steer Loader Course     
  • Excavator Course     
  • Grader Course     
  • Dozer Course  

 RMS has vast industry experience and can provide the mining recruitment solution for your business

Mining Recruitment - Skilled Labour Hiring Services

RMS takes a unique approach to recruitment. We don't just want to "fill a vacancy", we want to find the right person for the job.

In the fast-paced world of recruitment where the tendency is to frantically 'push' candidates through to clients, regardless of their suitability for the job, RMS takes a different approach. Although we fully appreciate that many client vacancies need filling urgently, we do not compromise on candidate quality to achieve a placement. 

RMS is an employer of choice and offers fantastic opportunities to develop a rewarding, exciting and team-spirited career. Expressions of interest are always welcomed for the following key roles: Trainers and Assessors, Recruitment Consultants and RTO / Administrative Staff. If you feel this applies to you, then please visit their
careers page.

Contact Richards Mining Services






(08) 9400 7577