Operator - Jumbo

As Jumbo Operator, you will safely and efficiently operate a twin boom Sandvik 421 Jumbo at the underground operation at Mungari Gold Mine in Kalgoorlie, WA.

  • Even time roster: 7 days on/7 days off
  • Immediate Start on offer, Residential, FIFO or DIDO opportunities
  • A great time to join Evolution Mining during an exciting growth period in WA
  • Great remuneration + bonus + benefits

About us
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. In addition, we hold an economic interest in the Ernest Henry copper-gold mine in Queensland.
We are committed to supporting the communities in which we operate, with local applicants encouraged to apply.

About the role
The Jumbo Operator will contribute towards production targets set within the mining cycle of underground development at Frogs Legs. Key result areas in this role include:

  • Boring of development excavation profiles to desired profile and in accordance to the mine safety and inspection act and regulations
  • Installation of ground support in accordance with Ground Control Management Plan
  • Ensure that work quality is high and that all controls are used and adhered to

About our Operation
Our Mungari gold operation is both open pit and underground, located 20km west of Kalgoorlie and 600km east of Perth in Western Australia. Being a residential mine, our employees go home every night, with many living in the local community of Kalgoorlie.

Safety is our priority
The safety, health and wellbeing of our people and the communities in which we operate are of paramount importance to us. We believe that every injury is preventable, and we are committed to providing a healthy and safe workplace and empowering our people to stop any unsafe behaviour, enabling everyone to work together towards an injury free workplace.

About you
As an experienced Jumbo Operator you will work as part of the underground mining team at Mungari. It is important that you have/ can demonstrate:   

  • 2 years+ experience as a Jumbo Operator with current Jumbo Ticket
  • Experience with resin or Garford bolts
  • Read and accurately follow mining instruction to design line, gradient and profile
  • Dedicated to contributing towards quality work outcomes
  • Ability to work well within a team environment and communicate clearly, effectively and respectfully with all mining personnel
  • Supervisor Certificate highly desirable
  • Commitment to promoting a safe work environment at all times, including strong observation skills with a strong focus on hazard identification
  • Demonstrate behaviours aligned with the Evolution Mining values.

Closing date: 14 November 2021

We thank you for taking the time to submit your application. For more information, you can contact Amanda.Gallagher@evolutionmining.com
As part of the application process, Evolution will be collecting your personal information to assess your suitability for the role.