Graduate & Vacation Programs

Evolution Mining is a leading, growth focused Australian gold miner.

At Evolution our best discoveries are found everyday through the innovation displayed by our fantastic people. In return, our corporate focus is 100% on safety and getting our employees home safely. We are continuously committed to building an exceptional company that provides a workplace environment that is challenging, rewarding and fun for all of our employees. We want our people to share our vision and values and be part of our continued growth. We offer exceptional career opportunities across our diverse range of sites and group offices.

And we want you to help us discover more!

Graduate Program

Our two-year structured Graduate program is designed to develop you by building your knowledge base, skills and experience across the Evolution business, and placing you into a meaningful role at the end of the program, with a desire to see you as future leaders of the business! If you want to be part of an organisation that takes people seriously, is small enough that everyone knows who you are but big enough to have the opportunities for you to grow and develop, then Evolution is the place for you! The Graduate Program for 2019 is now closed.

Your Evolution: Why the Evolution Mining Graduate Program?

  • A two year structured development program
  • You will take ownership of real work and projects and make a difference
  • The opportunity to learn on the job with an individual development plan
  • A corporate orientation designed to set you up for success with regular face-to-face workshops
  • Leadership Team exposure and support
  • Exposure to a variety of mine sites and corporate offices
  • A rotation manager to supervise you day-to-day and to provide one-one feedback and coaching
  • A stream leader per discipline, to oversee your development and to provide discipline-specific technical guidance
  • A senior mentor to provide career development guidance and a buddy to help you settle in to each site
  • Specific practical experience that will enable you to meet the criteria for recognised statutory qualifications and enable success in operational positions
  • Operational and personal development training in safety, business skills, personal effectiveness and communication skills
  • The opportunity to have fun and make lifelong friends
  • A competitive salary and benefits package

In addition, the Evolution team will work with you during the last 6 months of your program to help you find a permanent role aligned to your skills, interests and the business needs.

Our Graduates

Vacation Program

Applications for our 2018/2019 Summer Vacation Program have now closed.

This program offers students in their 2nd, 3rd and penultimate years of their UNDERGRADUATE degree the opportunity to learn about the running of a mine site and contribute to our operations.

This year, we have opportunities in the following disciplines – Mining Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Finance/Commercial, Geology, Metallurgy and OH&S.

Click Here to find out more about the program and positions available.

Please note that opportunities will be available at 4 of our sites across Queensland and NSW, as well as our Group office in Sydney. We strongly recommend that you apply for a site that is local to you because any required travel or relocation will be at your own cost.

All site based programs for 2018/19 will commence in November/December 2018 and will last for 12 weeks.

Stream Information

Geotechnical Engineering

Locations available: Mt Rawdon – QLD

Degree Requirement

  • Geotechnical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Locations available: Mt Rawdon – QLD

Degree Requirement

  • Mechanical Engineering

Locations available: Mt Rawdon – QLD, Cowal – NSW, Group Office – Sydney

Degree Requirement

  • Geology
  • Science (Geology)
  • Applied Science (Geology)
Mining Engineering

Locations available: Mt Rawdon – QLD, Cracow – QLD,
Mt Carlton – QLD

Degree Requirement

  • Mining Engineering
  • Engineering (Mining)
  • Science (Mining)

Locations available: Group Office – Sydney, Cowal – NSW

Degree Requirement

  • Commerce
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Business Studies

Locations available: Cowal – NSW, Mt Carlton – QLD

Degree Requirement

  • Metallurgy
  • Engineering (Physical Metallurgy)
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Engineering (Process Metallurgy)
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry

Locations available: Cracow – QLD

Degree Requirement

  • OH&S
  • Health & Hygiene

Our Vacation Students