Electrician

Electrician

Closing Date
November 16, 2019
Job Location
Red Lake, Ontario
Job Number
PGM19-0022
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Be a part of the beginning team to build and operate this multi-generational asset that is the heart and soul of Red Lake now and into the future.

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the successful candidate will work locally on a 2 weeks on and 2 weeks off rotation and will safely support mining operations by ensuring that there is at all times a supply of power to all areas while following safe work procedures to provide overall production and safe target support for the Madsen Red Lake Mine team.

The focus of this role will include:

  • Follow safe working practices and site safety guidelines
  • Read and interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics and electrical code specifications to determine the layout of industrial electrical equipment installations
  • Assist in the development, construction and installation of new electrical systems
  • Assist with operations of 750 mcm and 4160V power systems
  • Maintain, repair, install and test switchgear, transformers, switchboard meters, regulators and reactors and pneumatic electrical control systems
  • Troubleshoot, maintain and repair industrial, electrical and electric control systems and other related devices
  • Repairs, overhauls, installs, dismantles, modifies, replaces, adjusts, tests, cleans, lubricated and maintains motors, generators, power transformers, relays, electrodes, electric crane components, radio controlled equipment, circuit breakers, electric heaters, cables, service lines, conduit ducts, switch gear components etc.
  • Conduct preventive maintenance programs and keep maintenance records
  • May install, maintain and calibrate industrial instrumentation and related devices
  • Other duties as assigned

Education and Training Required:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Journeyperson certified with 3 years’ experience in underground mines
  • Interprovincial trade certification (Red Seal) is also available to qualified industrial electricians
  • Knowledge of electrical codes for underground mines
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent proven team player approach to work
  • Valid driver’s licence

Madsen Red Lake Mine is an equal opportunity employer who appreciates all those interested in working on this exciting project. 

 Please apply by sending your resume to careers@puregoldmining.ca - those short-listed will be contacted. Please reference Job Number PGM19-0022 and the job title. 

This Posting Closes on November 15, 2019