Millwright / Industrial Mechanic - Multiple Opportunities

Rio Tinto
Labrador City, NL, CA
Oct 14, 2021
Nov 12, 2021
Full Time
Millwright / Industrial Mechanic Multiple Opportunities
  • Be part of a group that is safety driven and values inclusion
  • Join our global leading business offering outstanding personal development & global career opportunities
  • Based in the beautiful outdoor and family-oriented community of Labrador City, NL

About the role

All progress begins with pioneers. At Rio Tinto, it begins with you.

We are looking for a Millwright for multiple departments at the Iron Ore Company of Canada site in Labrador City, NL. The Millwright will ensure that maintenance activities are safely carried out to fixed plant, and associated assets, in a safe and efficient manner. The specific work schedule varies based on department assigned. Schedules typically include shifts up to 12 hours, days, nights and weekends.

This is a great opportunity for a driven and safety-oriented individual to contribute to the IOC maintenance team.

In addition to paying competitively and providing great benefits packages, we want you to live the lifestyle that is right for you and your family. And because of our size and scale, there are many opportunities to learn, grow and do more than you ever thought possible. Every hour of every shift, your safety and wellbeing is our number one priority. We do the work only if it is safe, and we invest to make sure every member of the team has the quality tools they need to do their job.

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor and working in an exciting and unique environment within the Iron Ore Company of Canada, you will be:
  • Participating actively in company safety systems and initiatives
  • Demonstrating a safe work record resulting from a proactive approach to safety
  • Contributing to improvement ideas and solutions in the workplace
  • Diagnosing and repairing all types of rotating and conveying equipment
  • Using power and hand equipment, performing varied types of rigging, often at heights which require climbing and the use of safety equipment i.e., harness, lanyard, SRL's, man-lifts, scissor-lifts

Please note: Fly-in-fly-out arrangements are not available. Relocation assistance is provided to support with relocation to the Labrador City region if applicable.

What you'll bring
  • A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team;
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent;
  • Valid Class 5 driver's license;
  • Hold an Inter-provincial Millwright certificate. Apprentices who have successfully completed 2nd / 3rd block apprenticeship will be considered.
  • Experience in an industrial environment; previous mine maintenance experience consider an asset
  • Self-starter, energetic, committed to achieving results
  • Possess a highly flexible approach to work
  • Team membership skills including the ability to work well in a team environment
  • Experience with mobile rock crushers is an asset (for one of the departments)

What we offer

Be recognized for your contribution, your thinking and your hard work, and go home knowing you've helped the world progress.
  • A work environment where safety is always the number one priority
  • Career development & education assistance to further your technical or leadership ambitions
  • A competitive base salary reflective of your skills and experience with annual incentive program
  • Ongoing access to family-friendly health and medical programs, pension and savings plans
  • Attractive share ownership plan
  • Leave for all of life's reasons (vacation/annual, paid parental, sick leave)
  • Exclusive employee discounts
  • Domestic relocation assistance

About Rio Tinto

Every idea, every innovation, every little thing the world calls 'progress' begins with a first step, and someone willing to take it: explorers, inventors, entrepreneurs. Pioneers.

For nearly 150 years, Rio Tinto has been a company of pioneers generations of people spanning the globe, all with the grit and vision to produce materials essential to human progress.

Our iron ore has shaped skylines from Shanghai to Sydney. Our aluminium the world's first to be certified "responsible" helps planes fly and makes cars lighter. Our copper helps wind turbines power cities and our boron helps feed the world, and explore the universe.
Our diamonds help us celebrate the best parts of life.

Where you'll be working

The Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC) is a leading Canadian producer of iron ore concentrate and iron ore pellets that serves customers worldwide. The company operates a mine, a concentrator and a pelletizing plant in Labrador City, Newfoundland and Labrador, as well as port facilities in Sept-àŽles, Quebec. It also operates a 418 kilometer railroad that links the mine to the port.

Every Voice Matters

At Rio Tinto, we particularly welcome and encourage applications from Indigenous Peoples, women, the LGBTQIA2 community, mature workers, people with disabilities and people from different cultural backgrounds.

We are committed to an inclusive environment where people feel comfortable to be themselves. We want our people to feel that all voices are heard, all cultures respected and that a variety of perspectives are not only welcome they are essential to our success. We treat each other fairly and with dignity regardless of race, gender, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, age, sexual orientation or anything else that makes us different.

Applications close: June 4, 2021

(Rio Tinto reserves the right to remove advertised roles prior to this date)