Technician, Mine Operations (Hauling)

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Date Posted: 7/6/2022

Location: Mount Milligan, BC, Canada

Reference No.: 2022-2186

Position Type: Fulltime

POSITION OVERVIEW:

 

Reporting to the Mine Operations Supervisor, the Hauling Operator(s) will be responsible for operating an Articulated Rock Truck or a Packer in a safe and responsible manner. The operator must also clean, maintain and secure all equipment as directed by policies and procedures.

 

DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Assist with the operational integrity of the Mining department as required; to achieve safety, environmental, quality, costs, production and continuous improvement targets
  • Perform pre-shift and post-shift safety inspections and complete daily equipment reports
  • Report unsafe mechanical conditions to a supervisor
  • Maintain good housekeeping practices on equipment
  • Follow established traffic patterns avoiding road hazards and other hazardous conditions

 

SKILLS / EXPERIENCE:

 

  • 2 or more years experience running heavy equipment or operating a haul truck is preferable
  • Attention and compliance to established safety rules and guidelines is paramount
  • Ability to stay alert and pay attention to detail during all hours and weather conditions encountered during a shift
  • Ability to safely climb and access equipment, as well as lift heavy objects up to 50lbs
  • Strong leadership/team skills and the ability to work independently as required
  • Experience in an open pit mining environment is an asset
  • Valid BC Drivers License required

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

 

  • This is a camp-based position with a schedule of 7 days' working with 7 days’ rest, 12 hours per day
  • The role is located at the Mount Milligan Mine, which is approximately 155 kilometers northwest of Prince George, British Columbia.
  • Bus transportation to and from site is provided free of charge from several locations within the region. 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.
  • Candidates must be able to maintain high levels of performance for extended shifts.
  • 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.

 

WHAT CAN WE OFFER?

 

  • 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 activities.
  • Extended health, dental and travel benefits, including life insurance.
  • Employee and family assistance program.

 

 

 

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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.