EMS Group has recently joined the Employee Assistance Program, this gives all our employees the ability to ring a hotline number and receive counselling from an expert. Many of our employees work in remote areas without their families and it can cause stress. This hotline helps with depression, and general mental health issues. EAP also … Continue reading EMS Group Offers Employee Assistance Program

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PJ started as a diesel mechanic at EMS Group in February 2017, having previously been a DIDO worker in a Hunter Valley coal mine for 10 years. When he saw the job come up in EMS Group’s labour hire division he jumped at it. EMS provides labour hire services to most of the mines in … Continue reading Staff Profile: PJ, EMS Workshop Diesel Mechanic

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Kevin Barry has joined EMS Group this month in the new role as Tunnelling Operations Manager. Kevin has been in tunnelling, drilling and construction for over three decades. He has been involved in some of Australia’s most significant tunnelling projects including Sydney’s Cross City Tunnel and many other highly complex critical transport and infrastructure projects … Continue reading Kevin Barry joins EMS Group in new role as Tunnelling Operations Manager

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Craig Ellison came on board EMS Group in January 2017 as Mine Site Electrical Manager, and was appointed General Manager nine months later. A third-generation electrician, Craig has a wealth of experience in underground and surface mining across Australia. In his 30+ years in the industry, Craig has overseen the start-up of greenfield mine sites … Continue reading Craig Ellison appointed General Manager

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EMS Group has added a 17-tonne Hitachi Hi Rail Excavator and an 8-tonne Yanmar Hi Rail Excavator to its equipment hire fleet. Both items are available with a full complement of attachments, specific for rail applications. It comes after the recent purchase of a Hi Rail Tipper with a 6-tonne carrying capacity. Director Tom Cavanagh … Continue reading EMS Group makes significant investment in rail equipment

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In January 2017, EMS Group established a dedicated Electrical division to service to specific needs of hardrock underground mining. Today, this division is providing specialised labour, project work and/or electrical component supplies and services to mine sites, tunnel operations, and major civil infrastructure projects in NSW, QLD, SA, VIC, and WA. These projects, clients and sites … Continue reading The rise and growth of EMS Electrical

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EMS GROUP WELCOMES THE REGIONAL RAIL PROJECT In August 2017 NSW Government announced it would replace all trains operating on the NSW regional rail network. It indicated that Government-owned land off White Street in Dubbo was the preferred location to build the new maintenance facility. By 2020, a new regional NSW diesel and electric fleet … Continue reading NSW Regional Rail Project Brings Jobs to Dubbo

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Hers is the first face you’ll see when entering EMS Group headquarters in Dubbo, and lucky you! Melanie Tonniges is the Administration Officer at EMS Group and has become known for her welcoming smile and comforting nature, incredible work ethic and super organisational skills. Prior to EMS Group, she worked in administration within community services and … Continue reading How to make a difference on R U OK? Day

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EMS Group was among more than 350 companies that attended the 2017 Asia-Pacific’s International Mining Exhibition (AIMEX). More than 4,900 people attended the three-day event, held at the Sydney Showground from 29 – 31 August, including many Asian, European and North American exhibitions and visitors. EMS Group Director, Tom Cavanagh, said the exhibition was a … Continue reading AIMEX reminds business to stay open to growth

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Meet Nathan Toole, a diesel mechanic who runs his own business and sub-contracts to EMS Group. Nathan says he enjoys the culture and stability our company offers. “I’m pretty much here full-time, which is good for me, having one major client means I don’t have the hassle of too much paperwork, and EMS always pays … Continue reading Sub-Contractor Profile: Diesel Mechanic, Nathan Toole

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