Fixed Plant Maintenance Mechanic: Tech 1-6

Date:  May 17, 2024

Cripple Creek, CO, US, 80860

Workplace Type: Onsite 

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Founded in 1921 and publicly traded since 1925, Newmont ( is one of the largest gold companies in the world. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the company has approximately 24,000 employees and contractors, with the majority working at Newmont's core operations in the United States, Australia, Ghana, Peru and Suriname. Newmont is the only gold company listed in the S&P 500 index and in 2007 became the first gold company selected to be part of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Newmont's industry leading performance is reflected through high standards in environmental management, health and safety for its employees and creating value and opportunity for host communities and shareholders.



About this role

What will you be responsible for?

We are seeking skilled or trainable Fixed Plant Maintenance Technicians to join our CC&V team. We welcome applicants with a diverse set of backgrounds and experiences to contribute to our mission.

Are you ready to showcase your maintenance skills at the forefront of the world's largest gold company? If you have a passion for learning and making a positive impact, we invite you to be a part of our safety-focused maintenance team. Comprehensive training will be provided to ensure your success. Don't hesitate - seize the opportunity to apply today and embark on a rewarding career journey.

Your role will consist of

Here is a snapshot of what your day to day will look like:

  • We ensure strict alignment to State, Federal, and Newmont Policies and Procedures, emphasizing Safety and Environmental regulations and best practices.
  • We diagnose, repair, and overhaul equipment and machinery related to critical process operations such as Mill, ADR, Crusher, etc.
  • We uphold the integrity of systems and equipment, performing various types of welds as required.
  • We implement the replacement, alignment, and reconstruction of diverse mechanical components, including belts, motors, pulleys, pumps, and more.
  • You will also be responsible for other duties in line with the Fixed Plant Maintenance Technician role.

**The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.

Your Training, Skills & Experience Checklist

Here is what we need to see from you!


  • Technical certifications, Millwright degrees, or equivalent maintenance experience are preferred; however, we encourage applicants at different levels of experience.


  • Demonstrated dedication, reliability, and passion, supported by a consistent work history.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Possession of a valid driver's license with at least one year of driving experience is essential.
  • Proficient in reading, writing, and adept at problem-solving.

Working Conditions & Location

  • Your work schedule will involve a 10-hour rotating day shift, with occasional on-call duties.
  • The Cripple Creek & Victor (CC&V) Mine site is situated at elevations ranging from approximately 9,400 ft. to 10,600 ft. above sea level. As such, you must be physically capable of working at these altitudes.
  • Be prepared for frequent and potentially severe changes in weather conditions, requiring you to perform tasks within varying environmental challenges and altitudes.

We understand no candidate will meet every single desired qualification. If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can bring value to the role, we’d love to learn more about you!

This position has multiple levels (which may range from level 1 up to level 6). The hourly rate offered for this overtime-eligible role will depend on the level, and the range of the hourly rate is USD $29.52- 45.50

Newmont offers a competitive and inclusive benefits package to support physical, mental, financial and emotional wellbeing. This role will be eligible for the following benefits:  Medical, prescription drug, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; health savings accounts; life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance; short and long-term disability; defined benefit pension; 401(k) program with company match; financial planning; employee assistance program (EAP); wellbeing reimbursement program; adoption assistance; tuition reimbursement; paid holidays and paid time off; paid family leave; matching gifts; and discounts on home, auto and pet insurance.  All bonuses and benefits are subject to the applicable eligibility and program/plan terms and may be modified or terminated at Newmont’s sole discretion.



Nearest Major Market: Colorado Springs