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Certified Welder

Date:  Aug 2, 2022
Location: 

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.

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This position does not have any direct reports. They will be working at the Dome Mine Site in the Mill Maintenance Department.

Purpose

 

Newmont Porcupine is looking for a skilled welder to join our team at the Dome mine site. The successful applicant must be competent in using all welding, burning, and shop fabrication equipment and be familiar with welding procedures. The ideal candidate will have experience working in the field and fabrication shop environments. 

Essential Duties

 

Safety Expectations

 

  • Responsible for his/her health and safety
  • Correct and report unsafe practices and conditions
  • Maintain a safe and healthful workplace
  • Make suggestions to improve any aspect of safety
  • Complete field level risk assessments and workplace inspections
  • Follow all Newmont Porcupine safety policies and procedures

 

Essential Job Duties

 

  • Read and fabricate from engineered prints while using shop equipment safely and efficiently.
  • Work independently in a safe and productive manner.
  • Supply welding requirements to the mill, crushing plant, maintenance shops, and the open pit as required.
  • Determine the appropriate welding equipment or methods to be used based on task requirements.
  • Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment.
  • Operate fabrication shop equipment.
  • Test and inspect welded surfaces and structures for potential deficiencies.
  • Fabrication and repair of chutes and wear liners.
  • Work in confined areas as required.
  • Align components.
  • Maintain equipment and work areas in a condition that does not compromise safety
  • Wear proper PPE including a half-mask respirator as required.
  • Follow all Newmont Porcupine safety policies and procedures

Training & Experience

 

  • Successful completion of apprenticeship contract and successful completion of trade tests through the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development and Ontario College of Trades and Apprenticeship Act.
  • Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use personal protective equipment (face-shield, gloves, respirator).
  • Must be willing to work with others.

Working Conditions

 

  • This position is located at Dome site, part of Newmont's Porcupine Mine Site near Timmins, ON.
  • In this role, you will work on a 4x3 schedule. As such, if you do not live near the site, we will require you to relocate.

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.

 

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 proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before you commence employment with the company.  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.  

 

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.