Entry Level Underground Truck / Nipper Operator

Evolution Mining is a premier global gold company. Evolution was created in late 2011 and operates five wholly owned mines across Australia and Ontario, Canada. We are passionate about our values of safety, excellence, accountability and respect and they underpin everything we do.

From humble beginnings in 2010, Evolution Mining is now an inclusive gold producer, operating six mines across Australia and Canada. Enacting our vision to be inspired people creating a premier global gold company, we are indeed a bold team with a bright future. Our operational diversity offers our employees access to many experiences and career opportunities within the one company. So, whether you choose to work at one of our underground or open pit operations, explore for our future as part of our Discovery team, or join our Group Office, we know you’ll have a bright future with us.


At Mugari

Our Mungari Gold Operations are a cornerstone asset located 28km west from central Kalgoorlie, Western Australia (WA) and 600km east of Perth. Mungari has a predominantly residential workforce, with many living in Kalgoorlie Boulder, giving many employees the luxury of coming home every day.

Last year we announced our expansion project, a $250m investment to expand our processing mill. This investment will extend Mungari’s mine life to 15 years and double annual production to over 200,000 ounces per year post commissioning. It is an exciting time to join the Mungari Operations!


Your Benefits

We offer a range of benefits including relocation support within Australia to Kalgoorlie, local living benefits, salary packaging options including novated car leasing, quarterly bonuses, referral bonuses, annual wellness benefit, and future opportunities to work interstate and overseas. 

This roster will be 7:7 and a 12 hour day.


About the role

The primary purpose of this role is to operate an Underground Truck and provide ground support to the mining team, working across Development and Production cycles. Personnel will be required to work in all sections of the mine, & at all times work in a safe manner, with a high standard of workmanship.


About you

These positions are for entry level underground truck and nipper operator. These positions are for new to underground mining, with full on the job training provided to successful candidates.


The main responsibilities of these roles are:

  • Work Offside the Jumbo operator assisting with installation of bolts and mesh for ground support.
  • Operate the dump trucks underground hauling ore and waste.


To be shortlisted for these opportunities, you must;

  • Currently located or willing to relocate to Kalgoorlie (residential role)
  • Dedicated to contributing towards quality work outcomes
  • Ability to work well within a team environment
  • Commitment to promoting a safe work environment at all times
  • Ability to work a 7:7 roster (12 hour- days and nights)
  • Current "C" Class Western Australian Drivers Licence


What we offer
At Evolution we offer a range of employee benefits, including:

  • Attractive salary package (QPB) + local living benefits
  • Salary packaging options including novated car leasing, and remote living costs.
  • Complimentary life insurance and income protection.
  • Future opportunities to work interstate and overseas.
  • Referral bonuses available.


At Evolution, as our name suggests, change and transformation is in our DNA. We want the Evolution experience to be your career highlight. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a more inclusive and diverse workforce that represents the communities in which we operate. Candidates from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. We are focused on keeping our people safe and healthy and creating sustainable value in an environmentally and socially responsible way. Join our bold team to start your next exciting chapter.


What Now?
Click the Apply Now button, or to discover more about us and how you can be part of the Evolution story, go to www.evolutionmining.com.au/discover