Journeyperson Millwright

Date:  May 10, 2024

Timmins, ON, CA, P0N 1H0

Workplace Type: Onsite 

At Newmont, people create the value in the metals we mine and are ambassadors in the communities where they live and work. As a team, we foster an environment in support of our people vision, where everyone belongs, thrives and is valued. We have built a diverse and inclusive workplace where our people can bring their differences to support delivering  results together. 

Located in and around the City of Timmins, Ontario, Porcupine has two underground and one open pit mines.  A continuous operation for over 100 years that provides a great work-life balance. Employees from diverse backgrounds are empowered through engagement, involvement, and growth opportunities in the workplace.

Join us and unearth your potential in a global company that is at the forefront of shaping the future of the mining industry.


This position reports directly to the Maintenance Supervisor.


The successful applicant must be competent in inspecting, repairing, and maintaining surface fixed plant equipment. Performing work on structural, mechanical systems.

Essential Duties

  • Responsible for troubleshooting, installing, disassembling, repairing, and performing predictive and preventive maintenance on surface stationary equipment. IE: pumps, conveyors, crushers, mills, compressors, rock breakers.
  • 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 own tools.
  • Must be able to work with a team or alone as required.
  • Assisting in other works areas may be required.

Training & Experience

  • Must be a certified Industrial Mechanic-Millwright.
  • Good knowledge of compressors, pumps and hoisting plant including conveyance, pumps, crushers, compressors, mills, agitators, piping and hydraulic system such as rock breaking system.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, computer and written skills.
  • Must be able to organize work and self-motivate.
  • Must be willing to work with others.

Working Conditions

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

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!

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.