Company Profile

John Davidson and Associates Pty Ltd (JDA), was founded in 1990 and has established a strong market place presence by successfully implementing recruitment campaigns for major mining, engineering and construction projects in Africa, Indonesia, Australia and Papua New Guinea. Today, JDA supplies senior staff, quality engineers and technicians to mining, engineering, oil and gas, and construction projects around the globe.

With offices established in Australia, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and New Caledonia, and partnerships initiatives in several other countries, JDA is well placed to provide superior recruitment solutions. The company employs more than 100 staff and has secured numerous long-term contracts while developing quality relationships with many of the world’s resource companies – large and small. With a database comprising more than 200,000 potential candidates world-wide, it is unrivalled in the recruitment industry.

JDA recognises the high-risk nature of the construction, engineering, mining and exploration fields in which it places its contractors, and management’s commitment to staff, contractors and clients is clearly demonstrated by ensuring world’s best practice in terms of safe working practices.  JDA expects a reciprocal high standard of commitment from clients and contractors.

Many of JDA’s Account Managers and Consultants come from technical, trades, industrial and mining backgrounds so they understand your business through first-hand industry experience.  Their focus is on supplying you with reliable, high quality personnel

Services Menu

  • Professional Recruitment - Professional brochure
  • Executive search
  • Contract recruitment
  • Trades labour - Trades brochure
  • Psychometric assessment
  • HR consulting
  • Travel, work visas and logistics
  • Payroll Outsourcing Bureau

The JDA Difference

  • Our Knowledge Base
    Our database has access to more than 200,000 potential candidates world-wide; unrivalled in the recruitment industry.
  • Our Client Partnership
    We go the extra mile and treat our clients as business partners.  To ensure a successful business partnership and to achieve the kinds of positive outcomes our clients expect we work along side them to achieve results.
  • Our Industry Expertise
    Our highly-qualified account managers and consultants know our clients’ business through first-hand industry experience.
  • Our Proactive Approach
    We are known for our ability to locate difficult-to-find people because of our proactive search techniques.
  • Our Strategic Alliances
    Our organisation actively fosters strategic alliances with other organisations, enabling it to compete in a global environment.

Our Service Commitment

At JDA, we don’t just talk about our comprehensive and innovative range of human resource management services; we are passionate about them and about exceeding our clients’ expectations. To be the best, we employ people with extensive experience and knowledge of the construction, engineering, mining and resources sector.

We have progressive systems and a working environment that stimulates innovation and creativity. We form strategic alliances with other organisations and form close working relationships with our clients so we understand their human resource requirements.

Contact Us

Brisbane Jetstream Business Park
A3/5 Grevillea Place,
Eagle Farm Qld 4009
PO Box 1433,
Eagle Farm BC Qld 4009
Phone: 07 3120 0900 or 1300 768 577
Fax: 07 3120 0999
Perth Level 2, 28 Ord Street,
West Perth WA 6005
Phone: 1300 768 577
Fax: 08 9226 2922
Alternatively, enquiries can be emailed to

John Davidson & Associates