Light Vehicle Mechanic

Red Chris Mine, Canada
Oct 09, 2021
Nov 08, 2021
Full Time
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, Smithers, and Calgary AB.

Newcrest has an opportunity for a light vehicle Mechanic to join our Mobile Maintenance Team at Red Chris Mine in northern BC!


Reporting to the Mobile Maintenance Supervisor responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • The maintenance, preventative maintenance, and repair of company light vehicle fleet
  • Diagnose, plan, and execute repairs on company light vehicle fleet
  • Demonstrate continuous improvement to enhance operations, decrease turnaround times, and streamline work processes
  • Input timesheets, material information, equipment information and work orders electronically
  • The mentorship and training of apprentices
  • Practice workplace safety
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications and Experience
  • Certificate of Qualification or Red Seal Interprovincial Certification in Automotive Service Technician trade required
  • Minimum valid Class 5 driver's license required, Class 3 or higher with air brakes endorsement preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years' related experience required, preferably in an industrial setting
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office and MS Outlook preferred, SAP experience a distinct asset
  • Ability to mentor and train apprentices
  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Ability to perform tasks that require strength and stamina in extreme weather conditions
  • A team player that works well with others
  • Strong oral and written communication skills

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.