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Heavy Duty Mechanic - Hemlo

Marathon, Ontario
Job Type
17 Sep 2022
Location: Hemlo Operations in Marathon, Ontario
Open To: Canadian Residents
Rotation: 14 Days-On / 14 Days-Off

About Barminco:

Barminco Mining Services Canada Ltd. is part of the Perenti Group, Australia's second largest integrated mining services provider.

New to Canada, Barminco is already a global leader in hard rock underground mining. Together with African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) we have been operating for over 30 years in Australia and across Africa. New projects will see Barminco and AUMS grow to over 4,500 employees.

We provide state of the art facilities, equipment, technology and opportunities to work on projects all over the world. At Barminco Mining Services Canada Ltd., we are committed to fostering a culture that understands and values inclusion and diversity.

The Opportunity:

Barminco Mining Services Canada Ltd. has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Heavy-Duty Mechanic to join our team at the Hemlo Operations near Marathon, Ontario.

Working a 14-days on / 14-days off rotation, this position is a "drive in/drive out" role if you reside outside the Marathon area.

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for their safety and the safety of their co-workers while maintaining and repairing all heavy-duty equipment underground at the Hemlo Operations.

More specifically, Heavy Duty Mechanics will:

Work safely, efficiently while practicing good housekeeping
Service, perform PMs and mechanical repairs on underground CAT and Sandvick mobile equipment
Identify and report required parts and materials needed to complete the job

Skills and Experience:

Minimum high school diploma or equivalency
Commitment to working safely while ensuring the safety of others
Ontario Provincial or Inter-Provincial Heavy Duty Equipment Technician certificate
Strong computer skills
Minimum 5 years' experience working in a fast-paced underground mine environment
Strong communications, organizational and time management skills
Ability to work in a cross-cultural environment
Willing to share knowledge and have an open mind to learning new skills

What we offer:

Barminco Mining Services Canada Ltd. can offer you a role where you will be challenged and valued for your skills and experience. You will also have the opportunity to develop and grow your career.

We offer a competitive salary, health and medical benefits, travel allowance, meals and camp accommodations in Marathon Ontario, which is located on the north shore of Lake Superior.

NOTE: Selected candidates will have to successfully complete a pre-employment Fit for Duty medical which including alcohol and drug screening.

COVID: Proof of valid COVID Vaccination (2 doses of Moderna or Pfizer, or single-dose Janssen vaccine by Johnson & Johnson) is a requirement to fly and for site/camp access.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this position, start your application by clicking on the 'Apply' button below.

We look forward to reviewing your application, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

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  • Job Reference: 714274357-2
  • Date Posted: 17 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Barminco
  • Location: Marathon, Ontario
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent