Officer - Environmental

Officer - Environmental 


  • Job share/ flexible position (27 hours per fortnight)
  • Industry competitive remuneration package + bonuses + benefits
  • Cowal Gold Operation



About us


At Evolution, we’re passionate about Our Culture and Values.

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. Our people are our greatest asset. You will be working for an employer that also invests in their staff, offering continual training and development, encouraging internal career progression opportunities

Our Cowal Gold Operation is an open-cut, underground and ore processing operation, located 40km Northeast of West Wyalong in NSW. 


About the role


Reporting to the Senior Environmental Advisor, the purpose of this role is to contribute to the Cowal Gold Mine Environmental Monitoring Programme, and support the Sustainability Department in achieving annual objectives.


Key Responsibilities will include:


  • Undertaking field activities: Surface water sampling, field monitoring, groundwater sampling, depositional dust monitoring, hi-volume dust monitoring, potable water monitoring and photographic monitoring.
  • Coordinating transportation of monitoring samples to accredited laboratory following standards.
  • Entering data into environmental data management system.
  • Contributing to the preparation and reviews of site procedures and safe work instructions.
  • Coordinating maintenance activities for environmental assets (tracks, vehicles, bores, laboratory).
  • Supporting Sustainability Department with directed field activities, such as surveys, inspections, training.
  • Providing site emergency response for injured fauna, spills, or other environmental incidents.
  • Managing procurement activities associated with the role
  • Demonstrating behaviours aligned with Evolution Mining values.
  • Championing Evolution Mining's Values and commitment to Safety, Environment, Inclusion and Diversity, and Emissions Reduction (Net Zero).




About you


The ideal candidate should have demonstrated experience completing field monitoring for environmental programs in a remote setting. An NSW Boat License (or willingness to obtain) is required, as well as a current NSW Drivers Licence. Demonstrated experience in field monitoring for environmental programs is essential. Key competencies include computer literacy, attention to detail, and a strong aptitude for learning. You will have strong time management, can work unsupervised for extended periods following remote worker procedures. Small boat handling skills, safe 4x4 driving experience, off-road and trailer towing capabilities will be looked upon favourably. Proficiency in environmental data management tools will also be beneficial.


Don’t meet all the above requirements? We would still like to hear from you!


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
  • Subsidised accommodation provided
  • 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
  • Incentive Programs



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.


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