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Final Trim Excavator and Grader Operator - Cowal

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Client: Evolution Mining
Location: Cowal 
Position: Temporary Full Time

Req ID 12802

The purpose of the experienced Final Trim Excavator and Grader Operator roles is to assist with the Integrated Waste Landform project at our Cowal Gold Operation.    

  • Roster: 7:7
  • Integrated Waste Landform project
  • Immediate Start
  • Join a close-knit, passionate team
  • Location: Cowal Gold Operation

At Evolution, we’re passionate about Our Culture and Values. 

We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity, offering exceptional career environments at a range of Sites and our Group Office that are challenging, rewarding and fun for all employees We are regularly supporting our employees’ work-life integration and provide a stimulating and inclusive environment to foster development.

About us 

We are a leading, growth-focused, globally relevant gold company. We were created in late 2011 and operate six wholly owned mines across Australia and Ontario, Canada. In addition, we hold an economic interest in the Ernest Henry copper-gold mine in Queensland.

We are committed to supporting the communities in which we operate, with local applicants encouraged to apply.

About the role

We are seeking experienced Excavator and Grader Final Trim operators to join Evolution Mining’s largest asset, Cowal Gold Operations, Integrated Waste Landform (IWL) team. Reporting to the General Works Foreman, you will be responsible for the safe operation of Excavators or Graders, in conjunction with the backup operations of additional equipment where required. Key result areas in this role include:

  • Experience using GPS & previous Final Trim experience essential
  • Prior civil or dam construction involvement
  • Understanding machine capabilities and operating equipment within its capabilities 
  • Ensure good, clear and respectful communication lines between key stakeholders

About our Operation

Our Cowal gold operation is an open pit site and is located 40km North East of West Wyalong in NSW. West Wyalong has many schools, restaurants and sporting teams and is close to several regional centres. Our rosters are designed to help you create a work-life balance and with our recent mine life extension until 2032, it offers increased job security.

Safety is our priority

The safety, health and wellbeing of our people is of paramount importance to us. We want our people to go home safely to their family and friends and we inspire a safety culture where people do the right thing for themselves and those around them because they believe in safety, not just because there is a rule in place.

About you

The successful candidate would need to have previous experience in a similar role. It is also important that you have/ demonstrate:  

  •  Australian Motor Vehicle Licence 
  • Nationally accredited competencies in Mining or Civil (desirable)
  • Knowledge of GPS (Trimble, Topcon or comparable)
  • Be a self-motivated individual with a strong work ethic 
  • Good communication skills and ability to work as part of a team

Closing date: 29th May 2020

We thank you for taking the time of submitting your application. For more information, you can contact recruitment@evolutionmining.com

We want your perspective and ideas to help us find better ways to build our team, so we encourage you to apply no matter your age, sex or culture. You can be part of a committed, highly skilled team who’ll appreciate what you bring to the table.  You’ll set and achieve goals and make decisions that matter, as together we help shape and contribute to the Evolution vision.

As part of the application process, Evolution will be collecting your personal information to assess your suitability for the role. 

To apply for this job please visit the link below.

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