Technician - Geology

Location: Mungari Posted Date: January 15, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 12569 Careermine Job Id: 1828949
Pit Technician

• Mungari is located 20km south west of Kalgoorlie and 600km east of Perth, WA
• Residential operation with transport from Kalgoorlie to site daily
• Be at home with your family every night
• Roster: 8/6

The Role
We are currently looking for a Pit Technician. The purpose of this role is to assist with the implementation, maintenance and management of Open Pit Mine Geological activities.
You will:
• Supervise the use of and seek to continually improve geological processes to achieve and or exceed specified goals, cost and safety targets.
• Ensure that the Geology team supports the Mining Department to optimise the extraction of the mineral resource.
• Prepping of all bags and chip trays for Grade Control programs.
• Supervision of grade control drilling programs.
• Ensure timely collection and submission of grade control samples.
• Marking up of ore blocks as directed.
• Develop competency with the BMM process - including transformation of ore blocks.
• Database entry of daily data and circulation of associated daily report.
• Regular stock-take and ordering of geological consumables.
• Provide input into budgets, forecasts and schedules

What you'll bring
Our values of Safety, Excellence, Accountability and Respect guide how we act each and every day, they are the basis of our company culture. You will demonstrate your ‘safety first' mindset and how you strive for excellence and take pride in your work. You will strive to improve, be bold in your thinking and be accountable for your work and ‘own it'. Working in a collaborative team you will be open to feedback, respect other's opinions and challenge constructively to build trust and create an inclusive environment where everyone can do their best work.
You will have….
• WA Driver Licence
• Worked in a hands on role with the mining industry
• Open pit experience
• Geology experience
• Leading and supervising experience

What we offer
We want your time at Evolution to be a highlight of your career. We will dare you to think differently, act like an owner and live our values of safety, accountability, excellence and respect.
We take pride in looking after our people and are passionate about personal development. We will help you build on your strengths, appreciate your diversity, provide opportunities for your development and challenge you to be your best. We will make sure you are clear on your accountabilities and have the right resources, systems and tools to achieve and succeed in your role.

As a growth focused business, we recognise our people's efforts and reward the outcomes they deliver, as well as how they delivered them. We offer competitive salaries and bonus structures and have for the past four years invited our people to share in our success through an employee share scheme.

The safety, health and wellbeing of our people is really important to us and we are proud to be globally recognised leaders in sustainability. We recognise work-life integration and offer flexible working arrangements, subsidised private health insurance and a range of health and wellbeing options providing a stimulating and inclusive work environment.

About Evolution
It's all in the name… we've evolved from a small company in 2011 into a globally relevant gold mining business with a reputation of delivering value for all stakeholders. Our diversified portfolio combining production and growth has made it become the third largest ASX listed gold miner.
We own and operate five gold operations across Australia, three are in Queensland, one in New South Wales and one in Western Australia. We are proud of our sustainability efforts with a focus to deliver long-term stakeholder value through safe, low-cost gold production in an environmentally and socially responsible manner.
Underpinning it all, is our Australian story and spirit.

About Mungari
Our Mungari gold operation is both open pit and underground, located 20km west of Kalgoorlie and 600km east of Perth in Western Australia. Being a residential mine, our employees go home every night, with many living in the local community of Kalgoorlie. Throughout the year there are many cultural and community events to enjoy and for families there are several schools, parks and sporting clubs. Our lifestyle friendly rosters give our employees a great work-life balance.

Safety is our priority
The safety, health and wellbeing of our people is of paramount importance to us. We believe that every injury is preventable, and we are committed to providing a healthy and safe workplace and empowering our people to stop any unsafe behaviour, enabling everyone to work together towards an injury free workplace.
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.