Condition Monitoring Technician

Red Chris Mine, Canada
Feb 17, 2021
Mar 19, 2021
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Discover what's possible with us

Newcrest is one of the world's largest gold mining companies. As a global business, we aim to create a diverse and inclusive environment where everyone feels safe, valued and supported to bring their whole unique self to work.

We recognise that our different backgrounds and perspectives help us find better ways to: solve problems; attract and retain the best people; explore, develop and produce more gold safely and profitably; and help make Newcrest a better place to work.

Our Red Chris mine is located on the traditional territory of the Tahltan and we encourage qualified applicants from the local communities to apply. We offer several designated marshalling points within BC including Nanaimo, Vancouver, Kelowna, Kamloops, Williams Lake, Prince George and Smithers.

Who we're looking for:

We are looking for a Condition Monitoring Technician to identify and manage asset risks that could adversely affect our business operations. Reporting to the Reliability Superintendent, the role is focused on lowering costs, and improving productivity by addressing loss elimination, risk management and life cycle asset management.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

• Facilitate and drive the Equipment Reliability Process, as it pertains to Predictive and Preventive Maintenance, Infrared Thermography, Tribology, Ultrasonic, Vibration Analysis

• Data collection and analysis of defined vibration and thermography routes

• Non-destructive testing of equipment components and assets

• Standardization of sampling processes and techniques across fixed and mobile plant

• Alert Reliability Engineers and Maintenance Leadership of abnormal trends and analysis results

• Lead or assist with root cause analysis investigations, PM/PdM optimization, and other Reliability continuous improvement efforts

• Create work requests for equipment deficiencies observed in the field

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, the ability to work safely in a heavy industrial setting and a demonstrated track record of problem-solving abilities. The following qualifications are preferred:

• A Trade qualification and/or a higher certification

• Ultrasonics Level 2 certification, with 3 - 5 years of experience with NDT, DPI and MPI methods

• Level 2 certification in vibration analysis, certifications in at least two (2) additional technologies, and a minimum of 3 - 5 years of PdM experience

• Knowledge of complex rotating equipment and their maintenance techniques and fault analysis

• Working knowledge of the SAP Plant Maintenance module

Our commitment to you

At Newcrest, we hold core values that focus on caring about people, working together and achieving a high-performance culture through innovation and problem solving.

Newcrest's commitment to diversity and inclusion respects both the rights of every individual to work to their highest potential, free of discrimination, as well as the cultures, religions and governing codes applicable to each country in which we operate.

If you share our values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, please apply online before the advertised application closing date.

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