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Grader Operator

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.

INTRO

Location: Macassa Mine, Kirkland Lake, ON

Rotation: To Be Determined (7/7 schedule)

This role is not a Camp Based opportunity.

 

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 THE OPPORTUNITY

Based at the Macassa Mine Site, we currently have exciting opportunities for an Underground Grader Operator to join our Mine Operations team.

The Macassa Mine is a high-grade gold producer, with grade improving at depth, and a key valuation driver for Agnico Eagle.  Located in the Town of Kirkland Lake, Ontario, the Macassa Mine remains one of the highest gold grade mines in the world. Macassa commenced operations in 2002, and with the discovery of the South Mine Complex has been able to increase its level of production significantly over the past five years. The mine is located in an area with well-developed infrastructure, including a provincial highway, a railway system and a private airport. High-grade ore is processed at the Macassa Mill, which currently has available capacity and is located in close proximity to the mine. 

The Grader Operator will be responsible for operating heavy equipment in a safe and efficient manner. This position is a support role to mining and part of the team UG including services, Construction, Development & Production

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Your responsibilities will include:​

  • Completed & ongoing competence with required core modules:
  • Operating grader equipment to fine grade, spread & push aggregate materials.
  • Perform daily maintenance and safety checks of equipment.
  • Perform routine cleaning and maintenance to ensure smooth operation of the grader.
  • Operate the grader and other heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner.
  • Operate other heavy equipment and other Logistic related duties as required.
  • Demonstrate competence in relevant UG Hardrock common core,
  • Housekeeping – keep work areas clean free from hazards
  • Communication – listen to and communicate with others, keep accurate records on zero harm 5 point card, aligning with daily tasks
  • Teamwork – work with others to meet and where possible exceed daily KPI’s set by Supervisor.
  • Other duties as applied from time to time

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Physically Fit, self starter 
  • Tolerance for hot, cold and humid environment
  • Demonstrated Safety awareness
  • Literacy and Numeracy to minimum year/grade 10
  • Occasional to frequent heavy push pull. Occasional sitting
  • Constant standing. Constant walking over uneven ground
  • Environment conditions can be: hot, humid, wet, dusty. Lighting is restricted. May be excessive noise. Airflow is artificial.
    Our ideal candidate has:​​​
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or high school equivalency
  • Underground Common Core Modules
  • 1 -3  years similar experience preferred.
  • Work in a safe manner following all company policies and procedures.
  • Must be able to work independently and in a group environment.

WHAT'S IN IT FOR 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
  • 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.