Mine trainer

Date:  Sep 18, 2023

Rouyn-Noranda, QC, CA (Canada)

Newmont  is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Newmont  is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The Company is an industry leader in value creation, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Newmont  was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.


Éléonore mine site (round-trip flights from Montréal, Chibougamau, Matagami, Rouyn-Noranda, Val D'Or and Wemindji)

About the role

The mine trainer is part of the mining training and safety team and is responsible developing training programs for all mining operations. He/she identifies training requirements and trains workers. He/she identifies and targets the training needs and priorities and trains the workers, while ensuring diligent follow-up and traceability of the training provided.

Essential Duties

  • En collaboration avec l'équipe de formateurs et la gestion de la mine, évaluer les postes de travail et identifier les besoins de formations
  • Développer des programmes de formation qui respectent les normes en vigueur (CNESST, CSOB, etc.)
  • Donner de la formation théorique et pratique à l’ensemble des travailleurs du secteur mine, soit : formation sur les modules miniers (FMTM), formation sur l’équipement mobile sous terre et à la surface, formation SST et similateur
  • Coordonner la logistique des formations et être responsable de son horaire
  • Produire des documents de suivi des formations afin d’assurer l’émission des cartes ou certificats de compétences s’il y a lieu
  • Respecter, connaître et promouvoir les règlements et politiques de l’entreprise, particulièrement en matière de santé-sécurité
  • S’assure de l’intégration des employés cris, en favorisant une approche intégrante fondée sur le développement des compétences essentielles
  • Toutes tâches connexes à l’exercice de ses fonctions comme la création de nouvelle formation pour de nouveaux équipements et besoins.

Training & Experience

  • High school diploma
  • Minimum 10 years work experience in the mining industry
  • Previous training experience an asset
  • Mining worker modular training accreditation (M.W.M.T.)
  • Computer knowledge and knowledge of MS Office suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Bilingualism, French & English essential

Skills and Compentencies

  • Organizational Skills
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
  • Teaching skills
  • Team work in a multicultural environment

Working Conditions

  • Schedule : 14 days of work followed by 14 days off
  • Éléonore mine site (round-trip flights from Montréal, Chibougamau, Matagami, Rouyn-Noranda, Val D'Or and Wemindji)




Interested qualified candidates should send their resume via the company's Web site at www.newmont.com  no later than October 9, 2023.


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!

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, we will only contact those selected for an interview. 

As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont 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. 

Consistent with Newmont’s values of safety and responsibility, we believe that COVID-19 vaccination, as well as other vaccinations that are required or recommended for entry into certain Newmont operating countries, protect the health and safety of Newmont’s workforce and the communities in which we work and live.  As a result, please note that Newmont requires up-to-date COVID-19 vaccination for any international travel by the workforce undertaken on behalf of the company.  In addition, other vaccinations (e.g., yellow fever vaccine) may be required or recommended for international travel to certain Newmont operating countries.  If you are offered this position and the position entails international travel, you will need to comply with these requirements.  Newmont will consider individual requests for exemption/reasonable accommodation by applicants who cannot be fully vaccinated due to medical reasons or other grounds protected by applicable human rights law.  Newmont may update its vaccination requirements, at any time, in its sole discretion.