Dozer Operator

Company
Greenstone Gold Mines L.P.
Location
Geraldton, ON

Greenstone Mine – Dozer Operator

Greenstone Gold Mines L.P. is a 60/40 joint venture partnership between Equinox Gold and Orion Mine Finance Group formed for the purpose of the joint ownership and development of the Greenstone Gold Property including the Greenstone Mine located on a historical mine site in the Geraldton-Beardmore Greenstone belt in Ontario.  The Greenstone Mine is managed directly by a dynamic and experienced Owner’s team, with an estimated $1.5 Billion investment over the three-year construction and commissioning phase, and a 14-year operating life of mine.

Greenstone Mine is seeking a Dozer Operator to join our team. Reporting to the Mine Operations Supervisor, the Dozer Operator is responsible for safely and productively operating tracked Dozers varying in operating weight.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE:

  • Operate the Dozer in a safe and efficient way in accordance with all relevant legislation, company policies and procedures.
  • Monitor gauges, and other indicators to make ensure the Dozer is working properly, report discrepancies to dispatch.
  • Perform Field Level Risk Assessments.
  • Maintain a high level of housekeeping as well as lubricating and refilling all fluids as required.
  • Use two-way-radio, horn, and light signals to communicate with other operators and ensure safety.
  • Use the Dozer according to operating practices to push and place materials such as overburden, sand, gravel, blasted rock, and snow. Build pads, build roads, prep drill patterns, rip & maintain pit floors, support loading units as well as perform shovel clean ups.

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • Safety conscious
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
  • Ability to read, understand and follow work instructions in a safe, accurate and timely manner
  • Candidates must demonstrate good verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to work independently as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Willing to adapt and work in an inclusive work environment
  • Willing to perform repetitive tasks

EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION

  • A minimum of 2 years of experience operating a Dozer in a mine setting
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Prior experience in an industrial setting – mine site experience is required
  • Heavy Equipment Operator Training or pertinent experience is required
  • Ontario Surface Common Core Training is an asset

LOCATION

  • This position will be based in Geraldton, Ontario.

We thank all candidates for their applications, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Greenstone Gold Mines is committed to inclusiveness, equity, 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.

Greenstone Gold Mines is committed to ensuring the health and safety of all workers in the workplace and recognizes that COVID-19 vaccination has been shown to be very effective in reducing COVID-19 virus transmission and protecting most vaccinated individuals from severe consequences of COVID-19. Being vaccinated will help protect our workforce and our local Indigenous and community partners. In that respect, Greenstone Mine has a implemented a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination.