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Millwright

Date:  Feb 11, 2021
Location: 

Thunderbay, 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.

Certified Millwright

Musselwhite Mine

Purpose

The Maintenance department’s goals are to continue fostering a safe and efficient work environment, minimize downtime and ensure optimum equipment effectiveness through proactive maintenance practices. We are seeking a motivated Millwright to join our Maintenance Team.

Responsibilities

  • Carry out preventive, predictive, and corrective maintenance activities throughout the Mill and Crushing circuits both on surface and underground.  Tasks include laser alignment, component rebuild & replacement, welding, fabrication, bearing assembly and setting of clearance, contamination control, and asset lubrication
  • Ensure work is carried out in a safe and efficient manner and provide input directed at improving the safety, efficiency, and overall effectiveness of the Maintenance and Reliability department
  • Provide input to Maintenance and Reliability improvement initiatives 
  • Participate in all aspects of maintenance shutdowns

Requirements

  • The candidate must be a Certified Journeyperson-Millwright, with a current CWB welding ticket, or ability to gain CWB certification within one year of hire date
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in an ore processing environment associated with crushing, grinding, gravity concentration, dewatering, leach/CIP, stripping, conveying and refining
  • Ability to lift, carry and push 100 lbs. with assistance
  • Ability to constantly reach below, above and at-shoulder height
  • Ability to work at-heights and also in confined spaces     
  • Strong commitment to working in a safe, socially responsible manner
  • Demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills, desktop computing literacy
  • The candidate must be a self-directed team player, with the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment and demonstrate strong attention to detail 

Working Conditions

The work schedule for this position is 14 on, 14 days off, working 12-hour 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.