Supervisor - Mechanical

  • 7/7 Roster
  • Industry competitive remuneration package + bonuses + benefits
  • Cowal Gold Operation



About Us

Evolution Mining has evolved from a small company into a globally relevant gold mining business with a reputation for delivering value for all stakeholders. Our overriding priority is safety. We dare our people to think differently, act like owners, and live our values of safety, accountability, excellence, and respect. We aim for people's time at Evolution to be a career highlight, forging a company known for sustainable excellence and attracting top talent not only to Evolution but also to our industry.

Our Cowal gold operation is located 40km northeast of West Wyalong in NSW. This site is residential, meaning our employees return to their own homes each night rather than a camp. West Wyalong offers many schools, restaurants, and sporting teams and is close to several regional centres. Our rosters are designed to help you achieve a work-life balance. With our recent mine life extension until 2032, we offer increased job security.


About the role


Reporting to the Superintendent – Processing Maintenance, the purpose of this position is to plan, lead, organise and direct staff to provide mechanical maintenance and engineering services to optimise equipment availability to meet production requirements in compliance with relevant mechanical statutory responsibilities.


Key Responsibilities will include:


  • Providing strong leadership for tradespersons' development.
  • Supervising daily maintenance workflows and ensure timely follow-up.
  • Identifying and rectifying variances against plans.
  • Allocating appropriate individuals for corrective actions and review their completion.
  • Managing work orders effectively, recording historical data.
  • Ensuring equipment availability meets KPI effectiveness.
  • Maintaining and improving KPIs for performance measurement.
  • Collaborating on short and long-term planning with relevant departments.
  • Projecting a professional image of the Maintenance Department internally and externally.
  • Assisting with budgeting, reporting, and implementing cost-saving improvements
  • 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 possess a Trade Certificate and post-trade experience, including in a in a lead hand or coordinator role. You should have a high-level understanding of supervision practices, with a proven track record of leading by example and achieving results through a logical, analytical approach. You must demonstrate flexibility and a commitment to teamwork and be adaptable to change to be a success in this role. You should excel in building team dynamics, working autonomously, and organizing tasks efficiently. Key skills for this position include supervisory capabilities, effective communication, problem-solving, and stress management techniques, along with experience training individuals and groups.


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