EMS Group Tunnelling Operations Manager Kevin Barry will jump in the boxing ring and compete in the Corporate Fight Night at The Star in Sydney on Saturday 7 April 2018. “At fifty four, it’s been more than 30 years since I last pulled on the gloves”, Kevin said. “But it’s worth getting back in the … Continue reading Kevin Barry to Fight for Mental Health Awareness→
In December 2017 EMS Group welcomed Jaimi Nugent as Labour Manager. With a business degree and a background in the communications, mining, mechanical and engineering sectors, Jaimi brings a wealth of valuable experience to the team. In addition to her degree, Jaimi holds a WHS Cert IV, Return to Work Co-ordination, ICAM Incident Investigation training … Continue reading EMS Group Welcomes Jaimi Nugent as Labour Manager→
Maliyan Experience: EMS management training Members of EMS Group’s management team attended a 1-day Maliyan Experience last week to help enhance the way we work with Indigenous people. “EMS Group has always been committed to helping close the Indigenous employment gap,” EMS Group Director Tom Cavanagh said. “That’s why our management team embarked on the … Continue reading EMS Group Enhancing How We Work With Indigenous People→
Local solutions to a national safety challenge In 2017 EMS Group introduced random drug and alcohol testing for all personnel. “At EMS we do a lot of work in and with the mining industry,” EMS Group Director Tom Cavanagh said. “We know the mining industry is working hard to tackle workplace drug and alcohol use, … Continue reading EMS Introduces Drug and Alcohol Testing→
Steve joined EMS Group in November 2017 as Electrical Manager, bringing 10 years’ engineering, project and contract management experience to the position. Steve began his career as an electrical apprentice in 2008, specialising in commercial electrical installations, and entered the mining industry in 2011. He worked as an Engineering Services Supervisor before being promoted to … Continue reading EMS Group Welcomes New Electrical Manager Steve Nugent→
When EMS Group won the Dubbo Chamber of Commerce’s “Employer of Choice” Award in 2016, one of the reasons was its commitment to recognising and rewarding staff. Annual team travel experiences are one way that EMS Group rewards its staff. This year, male staff went to the races and deep sea fishing in Sydney, while … Continue reading EMS Group Rewards Staff with Annual Team Travel→
EMS GROUP APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM EMS Group is now seeking applications for its Apprenticeship Program. “Our Apprenticeship Program is very important for our business, for the region and as part of a nation-wide campaign to address skills shortages,” EMS Group Director Tom Cavanagh said. “Australia has a massive skill shortage, and diesel mechanics are in particularly … Continue reading EMS Group Hiring for Regional Skills→
NSW GOVERNMENT DOUBLES DOWN ON RAIL NETWORK INVESTMENT EMS Group welcomes last week’s NSW Government decision to give Critical State Infrastructure status to two stages of the Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail project. “Coming not long after the state government’s decision to invest in a Regional Rail Network maintenance facility right here in Dubbo, this … Continue reading Inland Rail Gets Critical State Infrastructure Status→
At EMS Group we are passionate about personal and professional development for our staff – helping our people be the best they can be.
Five years ago a Skills Australia Report showed that business investment in skills development and utilisation boosts productivity; improves employee satisfaction and commitment; supports innovation and provides benefits to the community.
Bill Hangan joined EMS in February 2014. Since then he’s become an important member of our Equipment Hire team, working closely with Fleet Coordinator, Melissa Cass. Born and bred in Dubbo, Bill has been involved in earthworks and machines all his life. We asked Bill what’s the best thing about his job? “The variety. I … Continue reading Bill Hangan, Equipment Hire Operator→