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Process Plant Maintenance Long Term Planner

If you thrive on success and team work in a team culture, Agnico Eagle offers career opportunities on a global scale. We provide rewarding and challenging work that will help you grow your skills and your career. Agnico Eagle is committed to creating meaningful opportunities for our employees and we encourage everyone who works for us to contribute to their full potential. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We provide a safe work environment and seek to ensure all individuals are treated with respect and dignity, free from harassment, discrimination, bullying and retaliation. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. Disability-related accommodations during the application and selection process are available upon request. Interested? We hope you are.



Location: Detour Lake Mine


Rotation: 4 days in /3 days off or 7 days in /7 days off  


Closing Date: February 1, 2023 


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.



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.



Based at the Detour Lake Mine site, we currently have an exciting opportunity for a Process Plant Maintenance Long Term Planner to join our Process Plant Maintenance team reporting to the Process Plant Planning General Supervisor.


Detour Lake is the second largest gold producing mine in Canada with the largest gold reserves and substantial growth potentialThe open pit mine is located in northeastern Ontario, approximately 300 kilometres northeast of Timmins and 185 kilometres by road northeast of Cochrane, within the northernmost Abitibi Greenstone Belt.The mine is situated in the area of the historic Detour Lake open pit/underground mine operated by Placer Dome which produced 1.8 million ounces of gold from 1983 to 1999. The Detour Lake operation has a mine life of approximately 22 years with an average gold production of 659,000 ounces per year.


The Process Plant Maintenance Long Term Planner will be responsible for providing planning and support services to the Process Plant Maintenance team to ensure that all plant activities at the Detour Lake Mine are structured in a safe, efficient, cost effective manner and with minimal disruption to process operations.




Your responsibilities will include:


  • Maintain the SAP Structure for the Process Plant.
  • Update Bill Of Material (BOM) within the structure
  • Review and update the Maintenance Preventive Plans, PM Optimization.
  • Create work packages for routine and critical jobs;
  • Maintain and utilize the Computerized Maintenance Management System (SAP) to its full potential and assist and encourage others to do the same;
  • Identify opportunities for continuous improvements to improve safety, efficient execution of tasks, reduce costs and increase reliability;
  • Assist in the creation of maintenance operating cost forecasts, budgets and monthly maintenance reports;
  • Work closely with the operations team and the maintenance supervisors to build Preventive Maintenance Plan.
  • Analyze maintenance procedures and make recommendations to optimize effectiveness.



Our ideal candidate has:


  • Technical trade qualification in a Maintenance or Engineering field, coupled with a minimum of four years’ direct experience in a Maintenance/Process department;
  • Knowledge of maintenance planning practices
  • Expertise in SAP;
  • Good work ethic and strong attitude towards safety;
  • Strong communication and highly organized.


Does this sound like you?  If so, we would love to hear from you.






Together, we are building a world-class gold mine and our success is determined by the hard work and dedication of our team.   All of our team members are rewarded with a competitive benefits package and on-the-job perks, including:


  • Competitive salary
  • Relocation
  • Travel Allowance
  • Group benefits package
  • Training and learning opportunities


Should you be the successful candidate for this role, you will be contacted by a member of our Human Resources Department to schedule an interview.

Together, we are Going for Gold in everything that we do and our success is determined by the hard work and dedication of our team.