Officer - Emergency Response

Date: Feb 7, 2024

Location: Red Lake, ON, CA

Company: Evolution Mining Limited

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.



Officer – Emergency Response

The purpose of the Officer - Emergency Response role is to be responsible for the implementation of the Emergency Response Teams programming, training, and routine emergency equipment inspections at Red Lake Operations.


  • Roster: 7 days on/ 7 days off Dayshift and Night shift 12 hour shifts
  • We offer competitive salaries, bonus structures and future growth
  • Location: Red Lake, Canada

At Evolution, we’re passionate about Our Culture and Values.  We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity, offering exceptional career environments at our Sites and our Group Office, that are challenging, rewarding and fun for all employees. We are regularly supporting our employees’ work-life integration and provide a stimulating and inclusive environment to foster development.


About us

Evolution Mining is a premier global gold company. We were created in late 2011 and operate five wholly owned mines across Australia and Ontario, Canada.  We are committed to supporting the communities in which we operate, with local applicants encouraged to apply.   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 our Operation

Our Red Lake Operation is located in an area where you will experience the best in Northern lifestyle, in the heart of a lake-studded, boreal forest region in Sunset Country. Red Lake is known for its natural beauty, abundant wildlife, and incredible Canadian fishing in the many freshwater lakes in the area. The Red Lake district is located 180 kilometers north of Dryden about 100 kilometers from the Manitoba border in Northwestern Ontario, Canada. It spans 42,000 hectares and has produced over 29 million ounces of gold since 1949. Our Red Lake Operation includes underground mining and processing complexes in Balmertown and Cochenour, as well as the Bateman Project.  


About the role

The Officer – Emergency Response offers an exceptional opportunity to be directly responsible for the coordination of the Emergency Response Teams and programming at Red Lake Operations.  


Key result areas in this role include:

  •  Medical first responder for onsite injuries
  • Training of RLO Emergency Response Teams (underground and surface)
  • Assist with ERT member recruitment.
  • Participate in the development of RLO emergency response procedures, SWI, TARP, and Risk Assessments.
  • Development of onsite rescue plans (i.e., Confined Space)
  • Inspections and maintenance of site emergency equipment (i.e., fire extinguishers, eyewash stations, refuge station/chamber, escape man ways, etc.)
  • Record-keeping of all monthly inspections and ERT team training
  • Conduct Drug & Alcohol testing as required for new site workers or post incident requirements.
  • Work in a healthy work environment with full support, cooperation, and commitment to satisfy our operation’s goal of being accident-free.
  • Comply with federal and provincial acts and regulations, and legal requirements.
  • Assist with security gatehouse duties as required.


About you

As an Officer – Emergency Response you will have a Diploma from a Secondary School or Certification in a related field of study.  It is also important that you have/ can demonstrate:      


  • ERT experience – Mine Rescue, Paramedic, Medical First Responder
  • Valid Class G Driver’s License
  • Familiarity with Occupational Health and Safety Act and mining regulations
  • Solid computer skills with particular proficiency using Microsoft PowerPoint software
  • Comprehensive knowledge of accident investigation process and company policies
  • Capable of designing creative and effective training material
  • Good decision-making capabilities


We thank you for taking the time to submit your application. For more information, you can contact

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Internal candidates must apply through ERROLL under internal vacancies, please ensure to notify your supervisor of your application.


We want your perspective and ideas to help us find better ways to build our team. You can be part of a committed, highly skilled team who will appreciate what you bring to the table. You will set and achieve goals and make decisions that matter, as together we help shape and contribute to the Evolution vision. As an equal opportunity employer, Evolution is committed to diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. 




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