Equipment Operator

Location
Red Chris Mine, Canada
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 04, 2021
Closes
Jun 03, 2021
Ref
980005
Work Term
Permanent
Work Load
Full Time
Language
English
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 have an opportunity within the Mill Maintenance department for a Site Services Equipment Operator. Reporting to the Mill Maintenance supervisor responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Strong commitment and adherence to all Safety Policies and Procedures
  • Operating equipment and general labour duties - you will be required to get in and out of the equipment regularly to assist the crew on the ground.
  • Work closely with all department's equipment and facilities as necessary
  • Assist Pipefitters as required

The successful candidate will be a team player that works well with others and on their own, once trained. You will be able to perform tasks that require strength and stamina in extreme weather conditions and have excellent communication skills.
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience with Loader, Dozer and Excavator with strong finishing skills
  • Must have experience to comfortably operate equipment around people on the ground
  • Valid driver's license required
  • An HEO Certificate and experience in Mining Operation is considered an asset
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision once familiar with requirements

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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