Certified Instrumentation Technician

Date:  Aug 31, 2023

Timmins, 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.



Qualified Tradesperson = $5,000
Uncertified Tradesperson/Apprentices = $3,000



This position will report to the Surface Electrical & Instrumentation Supervisor. 



Safety and sustainability expectations
• Is responsible for his/her health and safety.
• Will correct or report unsafe practices and conditions.
• Maintains a safe and healthful workplace.
• Makes suggestions to improve any aspect of safety
• Learns and follows the safety rules and procedures for safe performance of the job.


Essential Duties


Responsible for troubleshooting, disassembling, repairing, and performing predictive and preventive maintenance on surface instrumentation equipment.
• Responsible for compliance with OHSA, Corporate and PGM Environmental Regulations, Safety and Sustainability Standards.
• Responsible to work collaboratively with others to achieve organizational goals both within the department and cross-department.
• Must be highly motivated, organized and must be capable of decision-making.
• Responsible for providing his/her own tools.


Other Related Skills, Abilities and Qualities
• Excellent communication, interpersonal and written skills.
• High level of organizational skill.
• Be technically competent
• Willing to learn
• Basic computer skills are preferred.
• Must be able to read and use electrical drawings and work with minimum supervision and interact with other trades groups
• Assisting in other works areas may be required.

Training & Experience


• Licensed as an Instrumentation Technician is required
• A minimum of 3-5 years of trade experience
• Related experience in the Mining or Manufacturing Industry
• Computer skills, knowledge of Windows Software, Excel, Word, and Outlook
• Applicants must be eligible to work in Canada.

Working Conditions


• This position is located at our Dome site, part of Newmont's Porcupine Mine located near Timmins, ON.
• In this role you will work a 4x3 or 5x5x4 schedule, which means we do need you to live near the mine site.

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!

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.

As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont is committed to diversity, inclusion and accessibility. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.