IT Communications Technician

Mount Milligan, BC, Canada
Jun 14, 2022
Jul 14, 2022
Full Time
Position Overview:

Reporting to the IT Supervisor, The IT Communications Technician performs skilled work in the installation, maintenance, replacement and repair of Mount Milligan Communications Systems.


Manage, implement & maintain high-level IT and Communications systems, including-
  • Data
  • Applications
  • Computing Hardware
  • Network Infrastructure
  • Telecommunications
  • Radio Communications
  • Support Equipment
  • Mining specialization systems
  • Work on protecting data against loss or harm
  • Work on Cyber security of all IT & Comms systems
  • Work on data protection and privacy
  • Minimize the disruption of system and work on improving the availability
  • Support all users in using the IT systems
  • Research and promote new technology initiatives and opportunities
  • Work with suppliers and partners to support systems
  • Coordinate activities in various projects support and technical requests
  • Share knowledge of IT and Mine Operation Systems through documentation and peer communication.
  • Build the knowledge of new and changing IT & Comms systems
  • Attend Training courses as may be required
  • Work towards achieving and delivering goals and objectives
  • Maintain a safe, clean and organized work space
  • Work with facilities and equipment in indoor, outdoor, and industrial environments
  • Be available to work in other BC locations on IT and Comms services, if necessary
  • Complete other relevant tasks, if necessary, under the guidance of the IT management
  • Offer recommendations and observations for improving IT Services and systems
  • Comply with the rules and regulations of the Mount Milligan and Centerra Gold

  • Combination of education and certifications
  • Expertise in at least two industry specialties
  • Highly comfortable in interacting with others, of varying personalities, in person, on the phone and through using remote tools
  • Capable of providing extended hours when required to meet deadlines
  • Able to prioritize and work effectively while being adaptable and open to constant priority changes
  • Calm and collected disposition in complex high pressure business situations
  • Work effectively independently and in a team environment with a positive attitude
  • Focus on safety and continuous improvement
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Valid Driver's license

  • The role is located at the Mount Milligan Mine, which is approximately 155 kilometers northwest of Prince George, British Columbia.
  • The team is of very energetic and dedicated professionals
  • Candidates must be able to maintain high levels of performance for extended shifts, up to 12 hours in duration
  • Employees accessing the site from outside the region are eligible to receive a tax-free travel allowance commensurate with the distance they are required to travel.
  • 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.

  • A challenging and rewarding work atmosphere that prioritizes technical development
  • An industry competitive salary that is commensurate with experiences, qualifications, and skills.
  • Tax-free travel allowance for those living outside the region.
  • Comfortable camp accommodations, each room having a private washroom, TV and WiFi. The camp is complete with a gymnasium and other recreational facilities.
  • Extended health, dental and travel benefits, including life insurance.
  • Employee and family assistance program.
  • Bus transportation from the local communities of Fort St James and Mackenzie, as well as Prince George, Smithers and most communities in between


Work Schedule for this position will be 7 days on, 7 days off, 12 hours per day.

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