Journeyperson Millwright

Date:  Sep 1, 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.


This position will report to the Dome Plant Maintenance Supervisor.

Essential Duties

Safety Expectations

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

Main Duties

  • Diagnose and repair Mill & surface mechanical-related equipment
  • Work with minimum supervision in a team environment
  • Adhere and comply with all company policies, procedures, standards, and legislative requirements
  • Troubleshoot, disassemble, & repair all components of various mine equipment
  • Duties include welding, rigging, & moving heavy equipment
  • Shift work & weekend work will be scheduled as required
  • Participation in a rotational “On Call” system is mandatory
  • Must provide own tools and have adequate tools to perform tasks

Training & Experience

  • Must possess valid Red Seal Certification
  • Good knowledge of compressors, pumps, and hoisting plants including conveyances, ropes, loading stations and shaft work, rail equipment, and hydraulic systems such as rock breaking systems.
  • Must be able to plan, lead and perform jobs safely and efficiently with minimal supervision in a team environment.

Working Conditions

  • In this role, you will work a 4 x 3 schedule (Tuesday to Friday)
  • This position is located at Dome, part of Newmont's Porcupine mine site near Timmins, ON.

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.