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Electrical Technician

Evolution Mining

Location: Cloncurry

Job Type: Not Specified


Electrical Technician

  • FIFO from Cairns and Townsville
  • Lifestyle friendly 8/6/7/7 day/night roster
  • Premier copper and gold asset with exciting extension potential

About Us

Evolution Mining is a leading, growth-focused globally relevant gold company. We were created in late 2011 and operate five wholly owned mines across Australia and Ontario, Canada. At Evolution we believe in the value of our people and our approach fosters the highest level of professionalism, ownership, and entrepreneurial spirit in all our people, while never compromising on their safety and well-being..

Ernest Henry Mine is a premier copper and gold underground mining and processing operation located northeast of Cloncurry in Northwest Queensland. We are one of Evolution’s newest operations, acquired in January 2022. Learn more about Ernest Henry Mining at HERE.

About the role

Reporting to the Underground Electrical Supervisor, this role will support the operation through professional, safe, and compliant electrical works. We aim for high quality workmanship and continuous improvement recommendations to ensure the full potential of our assets are met or exceeded.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting supervisors and planners to ensure CMMS data is accurate and timely
  • Maintenance of underground assets including fixed plant materials handling, drill rigs / 1kV and 415/240V auxiliary equipment
  • High voltage network isolation and switching works
  • Prioritising future asset management planning
  • High quality work expectations to meet or exceed maintenance KPI targets
  • Monitoring compliance with company and site-specific safety and health management systems
  • Maintaining health, safety, statutory, regulatory, and licensing standards, and principles, both within own workplace and through the identification of potential risks throughout Evolution
  • Commitment to living and supporting the Evolution values of Safety, Excellence, Accountability, Respect
  • Leading a safety culture of continuous improvement and playing an active role in our Net Zero 2050 goal.

About you

We are seeking candidates with previous resources or heavy industry tradesperson experience.

You must have

  • Electrical Mechanic or Fitter Mechanic Licence
  • S1, S2, S3 desirable, but not essential
  • Well-developed understanding of asset management requirements and integration with CMMS
  • Strong communication and time-management skills
  • Reliability and accountability to contribute to our supporting team environment
  • Have an unwavering commitment to safety

What we can offer

At Evolution we offer a range of current, on-demand employment benefits. If successful, you can expect to receive the following:

  • Competitive remuneration package, including local living allowances
  • Company provided life insurance and income protection
  • Annual share ownership plan
  • Ongoing access to health and medical wellbeing support
  • Benefits program including discounts with private health insurance providers, online and in-store discounts through Maxxia Rewards, salary sacrificing
  • Recognition and rewards programs
  • Lifestyle friendly 8/6/7/7 day/night roster
  • Base location options including residential in Cloncurry (local living allowance provided), DIDO from Mount Isa or FIFO from Cairns or Townsville
  • Future opportunities to work interstate and overseas

We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to providing safe and inclusive work environments which allow our employees to be themselves. We support our employees' work-life integration and provide a stimulating environment to foster development and career growth.

We encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.

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