Auto Electrician

  • Lifestyle friendly roster 8/6 - 7/7
  • FIFO from Brisbane, Cairns or Townsville

  • DIDO + travel or local living allowance from Mt Isa or Cloncurry


About us

Evolution Mining has evolved from a small company into a globally relevant gold mining business with a reputation of delivering value for all stakeholders. Our overriding priority is safety. We dare our people to think differently, we act like owners, and we live our values of safety, accountability, excellence, and respect.


We want people's time at Evolution to be a highlight of their career, forging a company that's known for sustainable excellence, and attracting the best talent, not only to Evolution, but also to our industry.


This is a site-based position, working at our Ernest Henry operation. The Ernest Henry copper-gold operation (EHO) is a large-scale, long-life asset. The operation employs the sub-level caving extraction method. It is located 38km north-east of Cloncurry, Queensland on the traditional lands of the Mitakoodi people.


About the role

Evolution Mining currently has an opportunity for an Auto Electrician within the Underground Mobile Maintenance team. The purpose of this position is to safely perform planned and reactive maintenance tasks safely and effectively. You will work on a diverse array of mobile mining equipment including Sandvik loaders, development and production drills and Atlas Copco compressors, generators and pumps. Your tasks will encompass not only performing routine maintenance, repairs, and servicing, but also actively engaging in fieldwork. A critical aspect of this position involves maintaining stringent health, safety, statutory, regulatory, and licensing standards and principles, both within your immediate workplace and by proactively identifying potential risks throughout Evolution. To excel in this role, a steadfast commitment to embodying and upholding the core values of Evolution is essential.



About you

You will have the ability to make decisions, work to deadlines, communicate effectively and always strive to be part of a high performing team. You will also possess a trade qualification in Auto Electrical, a valid Australian manual driver's license, proficiency in reading and interpreting auto electrical schematics, familiarity with software programs and efficiency in using OEM diagnostics tooling, and the ability to conduct effective fault-finding on electrical systems and machinery. 


What we can offer

At Evolution we offer a range of employee benefits, that we review on a regular basis, ensuring we are listening to what our employees want. If successful, you can expect to receive the following:

  • Competitive remuneration package, including local living allowances
  • Wednesday to Wednesday Roster - 8/6 (days) - 7/7 (nights)
  • Modern camp facilities with amenities such as a gym and swimming pool
  • Company provided life insurance and income protection
  • 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
  • Future opportunities to work interstate and overseas


More about Evolution

Evolution operates wholly owned mines across Australia and Canada.


Click the links below to learn more about Ernest Henry and the Evolution Mining journey:

Our Story - Evolution Mining -

Ernest Henry Operations -


Evolution recognises that climate change is one of the most pressing problems facing all of us and that we need to take serious action if we are to have a future business, clean and productive environment and healthy society. Evolution supports the Paris Agreement and is committed to be net zero by 2050, and an interim target of reducing our emissions by 30% by 2030.


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.