Mining Technician

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  • Post Date: September 28, 2022
Job Description

Mining Technician
Ref.: 26250


Reporting to the Engineering Supervisor, the incumbent is a member of the Eleonore mine Engineering department and will be assigned to one of the following departments : Survey, Ventilation, Drill and Blast, Mine planning. The incumbent will be responsible for ensuring proper functioning of his or her department by carrying out underground follow-up visits, prints and standard layouts, by participating in various decision-making process and by carrying out all tasks inherent to the mining operation.

Essential Duties

• Ensure the follow-up of the different workplaces in collaboration with the Mining Operations department
• Detail prints and standards to help deliver the mine plan
• Conduct QAQC underground visits
• Be involved with interns training
• Respect, know and promote the company’s regulations and policies, particularly in the area of health and safety
• All tasks related to the performance of his/her duties


• College diploma in Exploitation/Mineral Technology
• Minimum 5 years’ pertinent experience in an underground mine
• Valid driver license – Class 5
• Valid general explosives permit
• Mining modules (F.M.T.M. 1 to 5 and 7)
• Strong computer skills, including Deswik and Microsoft Office Suite
• Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)


• Ability to work in a remote location and in a multicultural environment
• Ability to analyze and solve problems
• Organizational skills
• Adaptability
• Rigorous and thoroughness in his/her work
• Oral and written communication skills

Work Schedule and Location

• Schedule: 14 days of work follow by 14 days of rest
• Eleonore mine site (Fly-in, Fly-out)

Interested qualified candidates should send their resume via the company’s Web site at no later than October 19, 2022

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, we will only contact those selected for an interview.

As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont is committed to diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

This position is based at Newmont’s Eleonore mine site, which is a fly-in/fly-out operation. Pursuant to the Government of Canada’s vaccine requirement for travel, COVID-19 vaccination is required for all travelers departing from Canadian airports, which includes flights to/from Newmont’s Eleonore mine site, subject only to some very limited exemptions. Accordingly, if you receive an offer of employment for this position, you will be required to provide a declaration confirming that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or confirming that you have an exemption from the Government of Canada’s vaccine requirement for travel, prior to your anticipated start date. Further, if you receive an offer of employment for this position, you may also be required to provide proof of vaccination or exemption status prior to your anticipated start date, or at a later date upon Newmont’s request.