Closing Date
October 30, 2020
Job Location
Red Lake, Ontario
Job Number
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pure talent.

Be a part of the initial team to grow and operate a regionally significant new underground mine development that is rapidly becoming the future of the iconic Red Lake gold mining district in Ontario, Canada.


Reporting to the Electrical General Foreman, the successful candidate will work locally 2 weeks on and 2 weeks off rotation and will safely support mining and milling 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 Pure Gold 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 layout of industrial electrical equipment installations
  • Assist in the development, construction and installation of new electrical systems
  • Assist with operations installing 750 mcm and other cable sizes for 4160V and 600V power systems
  • Maintain, repair, install and test switchgear, transformers, switchboard meters, regulators and reactors and 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

Skills and Experience:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Journeyperson certified with 3 years’ experience in milling operations or underground operations
  • Interprovincial trade certification (Red Seal) 309A or 442A
  • Knowledge of electrical codes for mills and/or underground mines
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent proven team player approach to work
  • Valid driver’s licence

PureGold 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 PGM20-0063 and the job title.


This posting closes on September 19, 2020.