Light Duty (LD) Mechanic

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June 15, 2020
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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 Maintenance Supervisor, the successful candidate will work on a local job in a 2 weeks on and 2 weeks off rotation and safely maintain production capacity of diesel gasoline powered mining and support equipment and provide overall production 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
  • Maintain LD equipment with regular preventative maintenance and on the job repair to minimize downtime
  • Utilize training and developed skills to clean, lubricate adjust, inspect, repair, diagnose, and replace major components, along with air, hydraulic, water, fuel, brake, and low voltage electrical systems on all gasoline powered mining and support equipment
  • Update safety and production work orders and reports
  • Other duties as assigned


Skills and Experience:

  • Post-secondary diploma in Diesel/Gasoline Mechanics, Heavy Duty Mechanics or related field
  • Certified Journeyman Light Duty Mechanic or equivalent
  • 5 years’ experience working in a combined setting of shop and field related maintenance on gasoline powered mining and support equipment
  • Common core training
  • Proven ability in safe work practices
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Able to work individually and with well within a team


Pure Gold 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 - those short-listed will be contacted. Please reference Job Number PGM20-0032 and the job title.


This posting closes on June 15, 2020.