Career Details


Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Consistent with Maintenance Department Classification Guideline
  • Install new or overhauled equipment in a timely manner according to manufacturers recommendations;
  • Fabricate, overhaul, and install parts on fixed equipment installations, within time frames to be outlined by the Mill Mechanical Supervisor;
  • Keep work areas and equipment clean and free of safety hazards on a continuous basis and conduct routine inspections of the workplace;
  • Perform preventative maintenance;
  • Repair equipment within planned time frames;
  • Conduct equipment inspections in response to Operations concerns or as outlined by a maintenance schedule;
  • Perform repairs in a cost effective, safe, and environmentally friendly manner in order to maximize equipment availability;
  • Communicate reports on maintenance and log repairs;
  • Act as a leader, providing direction and guidance to millwrights and apprentices
  • Backfill for the Maintenance supervisor as required
  • All other duties as may be assigned.


  • Certified Millwright with a minimum 5 years experience, preferably in a gold mill
  • Computer literate, capable of using computers (CMMS program, generate work orders, look up parts, etc)
  • Supervisor Common Core modules a definite asset
  • Mill Common core
  • Previous leadership experience preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Carry and lift including overhead up to 30Kg
  • Frequent working in awkward positions – squatting, kneeling, bent over, reaching
  • Frequent stair / ladder climbing
  • Hand use in confined spaces and with tools
  • Working with heavy objects of awkward dimensions
  • Working at heights
  • Able to work alone
Rate of Pay $39.14/hr