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Heavy Equipment / Crusher Operator

Date:  Sep 19, 2022

Thunder Bay, ON, 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.

Heavy Equipment / Crusher Operator

Musselwhite Mine



Health & Safety

  • Maintain a high health, safety and environmental awareness, identify and report hazards
  • Report fit for work
  • Adhere strictly to Newmont’s Health, Safety and Environmental standards.

Operational Excellence & Growth

  • Use the 5 Point Safety System to inspect the workplace for safety hazards.
  • Be familiar with procedures, requirements of mill/crushing operations
  • Operate Rock breaker as required
  • Operate mobile equipment (990m Loader / 980 Loader / 330 Cat excavator / 50 Ton Cat haul truck)
  • Proficient operation of Jaw and Cone crusher.
  • Assist crushing operator in the operation of the crushing plant.
  • Be familiar with all Crusher / Shut Down & Emergency Procedure    


Capability Development

  • Continually display diligence to ensure legislative compliance and adherence to safety measures
  • Perform other related functions as assigned by technical training coordinator.
  • Meet and establish performance expectations set by management.



  • Treat all colleagues, business partners and other stakeholders with respect
  • Display Newmont’s values of Safety, Integrity, Sustainability, Inclusion and Responsibility in all actions    

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



  • Minimum grade 12 diploma required, some post-secondary studies an asset 
  • Previous work experience in an industrial setting will be an asset.
  • Willingness to learn and become part of an effective operations team will be essential.
  • Willingness to communicate, learn, be innovative and be part of an effective team 
  • A self-starter, with strong communication skills and the ability to work well in a team environment

Working Conditions


The schedule for this position is 14 days on 14 days off working 12 hour's day.

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 is a critical tool to fight this pandemic and protect the health and safety of Newmont’s workforce and the communities in which we work and live.  Accordingly, if you receive an offer of employment for this position, you will be required to provide a declaration confirming that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to your anticipated start date, and you may also be required to provide proof of vaccination prior to your anticipated start date, or at a later date upon Newmont’s request.  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.