Technician - Metallurgical

Metallurgical Technician


  • Flexible roster options
  • 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 Senior Metallurgist the purpose of this position is to provide analysis services used to assess processing plant efficiency and maintain environmental compliance.


Key Responsibilities will include:


  • Ensuring compliance with safety and environment policies in the laboratory
  • Inspecting and correcting hazards and equipment failures
  • Maintaining high housekeeping standards in the laboratory
  • Calibrating and maintaining analytical equipment, preparing standards
  • Performing routine maintenance, troubleshooting analysis errors
  • Maintaining accurate records, report results as required
  • Commitment to living and supporting the Evolution values of Safety, Excellence, Accountability, Respect 
  • Being a part of our culture of safety and continuous improvement.



About you


Previous experience in a similar role is advantageous but not essential. The ideal candidate will have experience with and enjoy working with people. You must be able to always work safely. It is essential that you are a team player with strong organisational skills and can communicate effectively and in a positive manner with peers, supervisory personnel and other stakeholders. In this role you must be able to adhere to shift schedule and working hours.



To be considered for this role it is desirable that you have, the following:


  • Familiar in chemicals handling in a Lab environment
  • Experience in use of Cynoprobe, AAS, UV vis spectrophotometer, and Velp Distillation desirable
  • Class C driver’s license required
  • Planning and Organising skills
  • Competent user of MS Word and Excel


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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