Portal Mines - Underground Miner I (Tech 3 or higher)

Nevada, United States
Competitive
Feb 18, 2021
Mar 20, 2021
091385
Permanent
Full Time
English
Position Description:

Nevada Gold Mines is looking for an Underground Miner I (Tech 3) to join our Underground mine operations team.

Responsibilities:

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

Qualifications:

  • Comply with Loss Control (HSLP), Environmental, and NGM policies and procedures.
  • Comply with state and federal health and safety regulations.
  • Teamwork.
  • Work Practices.
  • Perform preop inspections on all pieces of equipment and machinery prior to use.
  • SKILLS - 8 OF 11 ARE REQUIRED. OF THE 8, TRUCKING AND UTILITIES ARE MANDATORY.
  • Haul Truck Operation * Demonstrate the requirements to perform a proper heading inspection. - Demonstrate the ability to perform preoperational checks - Demonstrate the ability to suppress airborne dust as required. - Demonstrate the ability to receive muck in a safe and efficient manner. - Demonstrate knowledge of safe ramp travel with regards to traffic and pedestrians - Demonstrate the ability to dump muck in a safe and efficient manner
  • Backfilling
  • Rockbreaker (Leeville only) optional
  • Conveyor Operation * Demonstrate the requirements to perform a proper heading inspection. - Demonstrate the ability to perform pre operational checks - Demonstrate the ability follow the required lock-out/tag-out procedure - Demonstrate the ability to identify worn or defective components - Demonstrate knowledge of the required PPE for all aspects of the task - Demonstrate ability to monitor conveyor while in operation - Demonstrate the requirements to clear plugged chutes in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Backfill mixing (Chukar only)
  • Slickline * optional - Demonstrate the requirements to perform a proper workplace inspection - Demonstrate the ability to perform pre operational checks - Demonstrate the safe start up of the slickline - Demonstrate knowledge of the lock-out / tag out procedure - Demonstrates securing and proper placement of the mixer truck - Demonstrate the ability to recognize workplace hazards - Demonstrate the ability to shut down, wash out and clean up slickline safely.
  • Water Truck Operation
  • Dewatering - sumps/pumps operation
  • Wash Bay Operation
  • Utilities
  • Nipper
  • The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.