Equipment Operator

Red Chris Mine, Canada
Sep 20, 2022
Oct 20, 2022
Full Time
Explore the unknown:

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.

Role Purpose

To safely operating heavy equipment in the open pit mining environment, supporting the movement of ore and waste rock to designated areas.

We are seeking an individual for a Fly In, Fly Out opportunity working on a two weeks in, two weeks out rotation.


A strong commitment and adherence to all site safe work procedures and policies. Show zero tolerance for noncompliance of safe work procedures. Report all unsafe acts or near misses.

Qualifications & Experience:

A minimum of 1-3 years experience operating heavy equipment in a open pit mining environment. Equipment experience in D-10 dozers, 16M/24M graders, Rubber Tire Dozer, small loaders 950-988, small excavators 470-870. Able to work on a rotational shift 12hrs per day 14 on and 14 off. Perform pre trip inspections on heavy equipment. Able to perform tasks in extreme weather conditions.

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.