Sandvik Mining is seeking
Mechanical Technicians (4) and Lead Mechanical Technicians (2)
Location: Agnico Eagle, Meliadine Mine site, Nunavut
Schedule: Fly-in / Fly-out, based on two (2) week rotations
Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a leading global supplier of equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industry including rock drilling, rock cutting, rock crushing, loading and hauling and materials handling.
Located at Meliadine Mine in Nunavut, the Mechanical Technicians/Leads are responsible for troubleshooting, repairing and the maintenance of mechanical aspects of mining equipment and components according to defined specifications.
Travel to the mine site is provided by a charter plane that departs from Val-d’Or and Montreal Quebec. The ideal candidate will live in Val-d'Or/Montreal or surrounding area.
Key Responsibilities include:
  • Following scope of work, within time constraints, to meet cost, utilization and availability targets
  • Inspecting equipment for proper performance and determining faults/malfunctions
  • Adjusting equipment and repairing/replacing defective parts components or systems
  • Testing repaired equipment to ensure proper operational performance
  • Completing accurate time records, technical reports, failure reports and parts lists
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Technical certification or diploma in mechanical field
  • Red Seal trade certification is preferred
  • 5+ years’ experience with mining equipment
  • Computer literacy (MS Office)
  • Written/oral communication in English is required
  • Ability to travel to and from remote work sites
  • Ability to work varied shift schedules
  • Willingness and ability to work underground
  • Willingness to complete pre-employment fit for duty medical testing and/or security clearance checks in accordance with Agnico Eagle Meliadine pre-site access requirements
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada
Sandvik offers a comprehensive compensation package including a retirement savings plan with matching, competitive health, dental, life and disability benefits, ongoing development and training.
How to Apply
Qualified candidates can apply at www.sandvik.com/careers to the Mechanical Technician/Leadjob opening #345620. We thank all applicants for their response, however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.
Sandvik is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment where all employees and customers feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live and serve, and where every worker has the opportunity to reach their full potential.
Deadline: 23 Aug
Job-ID: 345620