Miners appear to be among the biggest beneficiaries as the construction phase of the resource sector boom in Australia winds up and the operations phase associated with massive new mines and energy facilities coming online kicks in, a leading recruitment web site says.

In its latest report, recruitment web site SEEK said the mining, resources and energy sector has enjoyed the largest advertising growth of all industries on its site over the past year. Compared with the same month last year, advertisements throughout the sector on SEEK were up by 55 percent, the…