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Graduate Geologist

Evolution Mining

Location: Kalgoorlie - Boulder

Job Type: Full time


Evolution Mining Limited

Graduate, Geology

As a Graduate Geologist you will experience how geology makes a difference across Evolution, from helping our site geology teams keep operations running efficiently, to testing exploration targets that might be the next big discovery – all while developing your skills and experience. The Evolution Graduate program aims to develop your experience and gain exposure within the site geological teams including Discovery, Resource Definition and Mining.

  • Start your journey with Evolution and contribute to the company’s Vision, Goals and Values
  • Location: Australian Mining Operations & Exploration Projects (QLD/NSW/WA)
  • Split time between Discovery & Geology specialties on site (over the course of the 2-year program)

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’re passionate about Our Culture and Values. We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity, offering exceptional career environments at our 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 the role

Our geologists play a key role in the discovery, definition and understanding of our ore deposits. The Graduate Program will enable you to develop skills and experience within the site geological teams including Discovery, Resource Definition and Mining. Some of the key result areas in this role may include:

  • Gain Evolution Mine Site and Exploration experience within the Discovery & Geology Functions via site placement and project exposure in mining and exploration environments
  • Build technical understanding of Mineral Systems and the processes and techniques involved with the exploration, definition and extraction of gold
  • Contribute as part of a diverse professional team including geoscience and technical colleagues, mining engineers, surveyors, operators, field and support staff and contractors
  • Support and provide assistance with daily activities within the Geology team, which may include:
  • Collecting and interpreting geological data
  • Supervising geological work programs
  • Working in operating open pit and/or underground mines
  • Working in remote exploration environments
  • Visualisation and interpretation of data using 2D and 3D geological software
  • Application of geochemistry, geophysics and structural geology
  • Develop and maintain strong and supportive relationships with stakeholders to align with Evolution’s site Geology and Discovery initiatives

N.B. Should you successfully fulfill all requirements of the two-year Graduate Program, you will be offered a permanent role in the business.

About you

It is also important that you have/can demonstrate:

  • Degree qualification in science majoring in Geology. Geoscience, Geophysics (Honours strongly preferred) or similar degree within the last 3 years
  • A genuine passion for Geoscience and desire to work on diverse ore deposits
  • Ability to coordinate a range of activities within a demanding environment
  • Adaptability in various environments and situations
  • Excellent stakeholder engagement and relationship building skills at all levels
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong research and critical thinking skills

Closing date: Sunday 17 July 2022

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

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 cultural background. 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.

Graduate Geologist

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