MOBILE EQUIPMENT MECHANIC

Nunavut-Baker Lake NU
Full-Time
Posted On Feb 15 2020 Mar 16 2020

WHAT DO YOU VALUE IN A CAREER?

 

At Agnico Eagle, our values never waver. We believe in trust, respect, equality, family and responsibility. Why? Because they express who we are and they have helped us succeed in business for over 60 years.

 

WHAT DOES AGNICO EAGLE VALUE?

 

 

We value you – your unique set of skills and experience. We value your willingness to build those skills and make a meaningful contribution to our company. And, we value your commitment to treat every person on our team with respect, helping us to operate safely, protect the environment and make a positive contribution to our local communities.

 

ABOUT OUR OPERATION

 

Agnico Eagle is always looking for new talented team members to join our Nunavut mining operations.   We have been operating Meadowbank, our first Low Arctic mine, near Baker Lake for over nine years. The mine produced its three millionth ounce of gold in 2018. 2019 is anticipated to be the last year of the Meadowbank mine production and it is now transitioning to process the satellite deposit Amaruq for August 2019.

 

YOUR NEXT CHALLENGE:

 

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Mobile Equipment Mechanic will perform his/her duties as a member of the Maintenance Department and collaborate with other departments of the division. The incumbent will perform the proper maintenance practices in terms of the preventive, corrective and modification maintenance in an open pit environment and ensure that the goals and objectives are achieved, while promoting and respecting Agnico Eagle’s culture, Health & Safety Code of Conduct and the environment.

 

  • Conduct preventive and predictive maintenance in addition to minor and major mechanical repairs to all mobile mining equipment indoors as well as outdoors;
  • Evaluate work to be performed and apply correct procedure(s), following rules and regulations before executing tasks;
  • Complete and close the Work Orders
  • Analyze the appropriate maintenance to apply according to the emergency;
  • Achieve key performance indicators;
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment;
  • Report all accidents to the Supervisor;
  • Perform any other duties required by the Supervisor.

 

WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED

  • College diploma in Mechanical Technology or Heavy Equipment Mechanic or equivalent;
  • 5+ years of experience as a Heavy-Duty or Mobile Maintenance Mechanic, combined with training experience;
  • Red Seal Certification is considered an asset;
  • Mining experience is an asset;
  • Underground certification or equivalent such as Mining Modules and Common Core is an asset for the position;
  • Experience and certification on Medium duty (Long-Haul trucks);
  • Understanding of A/C, hydraulic, and electrical system 12/24 volts troubleshooting;
  • Knowledge of diagnostic software tools preferred; preference given to those individuals possessing knowledge regarding the following equipment: Caterpillar, Sandvik, Mercedes motors;
  • Must possess a strong work ethic, positive attitude, with an ability to motivate and work in a team environment;
  • Possess an adequate physical condition;
  • Experience working in a multicultural environment;
  • Strong ability to effectively communicate in English (Oral and written). Selected candidates must attain a passing mark on a SPEEXX English language assessment.

 

Work Schedule

Schedule: 14 days of work, followed by 14 days for transportation and rest; flights departing from all communities in the Kivalliq region, Mirabel or Val d’Or, Quebec.

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