Equipment Operator, Site Services

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Date Posted: 11/17/2021

Location: Mount Milligan, BC, Canada

Reference No.: 2021-1952

Position Type: Fulltime

Application Deadline: 12/8/2021



Reporting to the Site Services Supervisor, the Equipment Operator will be responsible for safely and efficiently operating a variety of equipment. In addition to properly operating the equipment, you will also be responsible for inspecting, providing preventative maintenance checks, and occasionally repairing equipment when required.



    • Operate various pieces of large equipment (loader, excavator, grater, dozer, etc.) in accordance with company procedures and safety regulations
    • Ensure proper operation of equipment by performing regular checks on their functionality
    • Document regular maintenance checks to maintain adequate records of equipment performance
    • Provide preventative maintenance checks to ensure equipment is safe and operating properly
    • Regularly clean equipment to preserve its quality and functionality
    • Perform minor repairs on equipment issues
    • Report needs for larger repairs to the appropriate parties
    • Commit to the overall safety of the work environment by always taking extra precautions to work with the utmost care and consideration



    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • 3+ years of experience working with heavy equipment
    • Possession of a commercial driver’s license, or a willingness to obtain the license
    • Knowledge of proper operation of heavy equipment as well as safety standards
    • Ability to maintain, inspect, clean, and occasionally repair pieces of heavy equipment
    • Strong work ethic and physical ability to lift 50+ pounds



    • This is a full time position that follows a schedule rotation of 7 days on site and 7 days off site, 12-hour shifts
    • The applicant successful for this position must pass employment medical screening
    • Comfortable working in close quarters with the team and in extreme weather conditions.
    • Mount Milligan promotes a drug and alcohol-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing and with cause drug testing.


Closing date: 2021-12-08

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We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Centerra Gold is an equal opportunity employer.