Industrial Millwright & Apprentice Millwright

Mount Milligan Mine, BC, Canada
Sep 14, 2022
Oct 14, 2022
Industrial Millwright & Apprentice Millwright
Full Time
  • Become a valuable addition to Centerra's Mount Milligan Mine operations team
  • Boost your career by joining an established organization
  • Receive a competitive hourly wage of $33.20 (Apprentices) to $53.45 (Journeyperson) plus benefits

About Centerra Gold

Headquartered in Toronto, Centerra Gold (TSX: CG) is one of the leading North American gold and copper producers engaged in the operation, exploration, development, and acquisition in Asia, North America, and other markets worldwide.

Centerra's vision is to build a team-based culture of excellence that responsibly delivers sustainable value and growth. We are committed to the safety, integrity, ethics, and fairness of our operations, promoting the highest standards of ethical business conduct of our employees, officers, and directors.

For more information, please see our website .

About Mount Milligan Mine

Located approximately 155 kilometres northwest of Prince George in central BC, the Mount Milligan Mine is a conventional truck-shovel open-pit copper and gold mine and concentrator with a 60,000 tpd capacity copper flotation processing plant.

Mount Milligan operates with comfortable camp accommodations equipped with private washrooms, TV, Wi-Fi, an onsite gym, and other recreational activities. Bus transportation to and from site is provided free of charge from several locations within the region.

Mount Milligan promotes a drug and alcohol-free workplace and has adopted a zero-tolerance policy with respect to alcohol or unauthorized drugs on site.

About the Opportunity

We have an opportunity for a full-time Industrial Millwright & Apprentice Millwright to join our Mount Milligan Mine operations site.

This is a camp-based position, with a rotation of 7 days on / 7 days off or 14 days on / 14 days off, with a 12-hour daily schedule.

Reporting to the Site Services Supervisor, the Industrial Millwright will be responsible for various maintenance activities common to a surface hard rock mining and milling operation with particular attention being paid to associated pumping, flow control, and general mechanical systems and support equipment used by the Site Services.

Reporting to the Mill Maintenance Supervisor, the Apprentice Millwright will be responsible for various maintenance activities common to a surface hard rock mining and milling operation and the associated crushing, grinding, flotation, conveyor systems, and support equipment.

Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
  • Repairing and maintaining structures and components of Mount Milligan Site Services facilities
  • Fabricating product enhancements as required
  • Actively participating in various safety activities
  • Performing Preventative Maintenance inspections
  • Repairing equipment in the field or shop
  • Actively participating in continuous improvement initiatives
  • Writing reports detailing work performed and problems found

About You

To qualify for the Industrial Millwright role, you must have an Interprovincial Millwright certification, along with 3+ years of experience, with mining experience preferred.

To qualify for the Apprentice Millwright role, you must be willing to achieve an Interprovincial Millwright certification, along with completion of first-year Millwright Apprentice schooling.

The following will be critical to successfully performing this role:
  • Ability to read and follow blueprints and assembly drawings
  • Proven safety and attendance record
  • Must have own tools or willing to obtain
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office products i.e. Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Willingness to work in adverse conditions
  • Self-motivated, team player with a positive attitude and the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • While the majority of the work involved will be within the scope of the Millwright trade, Site Services has adopted more of a team approach where employees are responsible for a variety of tasks both within and outside what would be customary

Lastly, you will join us with a highly collaborative mindset, fostered by integrity, focus, and incredible work ethic. Your excellent written and verbal skills will be essential to your success as a solutions-focused member of the team.

About the Benefits

As a valued member of Centerra's Mount Milligan Mine operations team, you can look forward to a competitive hourly wage starting at $33.20 (Apprentices) to $53.45 (Journeyperson) based on experience, skills, and qualifications. You'll also gain access to some incredible benefits, including:
  • Tax-free travel allowance commensurate with the distance required for travel
  • Extended group health, dental, vision, and travel insurance
  • Life Insurance, STD, LTD, AD&D
  • Company-sponsored pension with Company match
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program
  • Healthcare Spending Account / Lifestyle Wellness Spending Account
  • Reimbursements on work gear and equipment
  • Annual Incentive Bonus
  • Long-term incentive plan
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan with Company match
  • Parental leave top-up program
  • Professional development within the organization
  • Join a company committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion

This is your chance to be part of an established, industry-leading global organization with incredible room for career growth and personal development.

If you have the skills necessary to bring success to the role, then we invite you to apply today!