Applications for this job have closed. This page will redirect to Evolution Mining employer page in 10 seconds.

Senior - Community and Indigenous Relations

Evolution Mining

Location: Cloncurry

Job Type: Full time


Evolution Mining Limited

Senior Community & Indigenous Relations Advisor

  • Industry competitive remuneration package + bonuses + benefits
  • 5-2 / 4-3 Residential Cloncurry Roster
  • A safe, diverse, and inclusive workplace culture in a world-class operation

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.

Ernest Henry Mine, a copper and gold mining and processing operation located northeast of Cloncurry, in Northwest Queensland, is one of Evolution’s newest operations, acquired in January 2022. 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. Evolution offers highly competitive remuneration packages, professional development opportunities, discounted health care and an employee rewards program. Learn more about Ernest Henry Mining HERE

About the role

Evolution Mining is currently seeking a Senior Community & Indigenous Relations Advisor for our Ernest Henry Mine on a full-time residential basis. Reporting to the Manager - People and Culture, the purpose of the role is to drive the integration of community and stakeholder engagement strategy within the communities in which we operate.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Leading community and indigenous relations governance and assurance practices through the integration of Evolution Sustainability Policy and Standards
  • Identifying and managing community and social risks
  • Delivering community development programs according to the Community Plan
  • Implementing and maintaining stakeholder engagement plans and agreements
  • Supporting the development of professional communications materials
  • Managing commitments in agreements with First Nation partners
  • Complying with social license legal obligations
  • Representing and promoting Evolution at community forums and events
  • Collaborating with Group SMEs on sustainability initiatives
  • Participating in Evolution Communities of Practice to share knowledge and experience
  • Commitment to living and supporting the Evolution values of Safety, Excellence, Accountability, Respect
  • Promoting a safety culture of continuous improvement and playing an active role in our Net Zero 2050 goal

About you

We are looking for someone who has proven results in delivering and meeting customer expectations, who enjoys working with people in cross cultural environments. You must have a high-level oral communication skill including skills in facilitating, presenting, and negotiating to a variety of audiences. Experience in compliance reporting, media and community liaison will be a key skill in this role

To be considered for this role you must have / demonstrate.

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications within the social sciences/communications realm
  • Postgraduate qualification in Community Relations (highly regarded)
  • Leading and facilitating project teams or working groups
  • Experience in the Mining and/or Construction sectors (highly desirable)
  • Demonstrated experience in stakeholder engagement, including building strong relationships with indigenous communities
  • Excellent stakeholder engagement and relationship building skills at all levels, with proficiency in mediation, negotiation, and conflict resolution

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:

  • Relocation to Cloncurry, Queensland
  • Housing and utilities
  • Lifestyle friendly 5/2/4/3 roster, working 9-hour days
  • Being a part of the Cloncurry community and enjoying all that North West Queensland has to offer
  • Company provided life insurance and income protection
  • 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 and salary sacrificing
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities

Applications close: 11th June 2023

Evolution Mining is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity, offering exceptional career environments, that are challenging, rewarding and fun for all employees.

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

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