Underground Trainee (Tech 2) - Portal Mines

Nevada, United States
Sep 15, 2020
Oct 15, 2020
Full Time
Position Description:

Nevada Gold Mines is looking for an Underground Trainee (Tech 2) to join the Underground Operations team.


Safely operate various pieces of hand, powered or mobile equipment to meet site production goals.


  • Comply with Loss Control (HSLP), Environmental, and NGM policies and procedures.
  • Comply with state and federal health and safety regulations.
  • Attend new miner Core Skills training.
  • Safely operate utility vehicles, underground haul truck, underground light vehicles, front end loader, forklift, and water truck, including preop inspections.
  • Manual scaling.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of UG layout and level.
  • Motivational fit -Job interest -Working in underground environment -History of effective work practices -Willingness to learn -Working continuous, rotating shifts
  • Physical ability to perform essential job functions
  • Communication skills
  • Teamwork -Safety focus
  • Conduct surface site specific training.
  • Assist with preparation of all underground tours.
  • Maintain locker and basket roster
  • Conduct maintenance on underground lamps.
  • Clean the dry room and hoist house as required.
  • Perform inventory count.
  • Use Ellipse to process requisitions and pick tickets and to perform all required documentation accurately and proficiently.
  • Perform warehouse runs and deliver materials underground.
  • Unload delivery trucks, safely using proper techniques and equipment.
  • General labor duties on surface for underground department.
  • The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.