Labourer/ Geo-Metallurgical Technician

Category:
Skilled Trades
Industry:
Mining
Type:
Contract
Location:
Mississauga, Ontario
Job ID:
#155036
Recruiter:

One of the world’s largest mining companies, with a presence in more than 30 countries is currently seeking a Geo- Metallurgical technician for a one year contract in Mississauga, Ontario

MUST HAVES: 

  • Capable to do lifting – active job and has physical demands
  • Experience in warehousing (or similar) 
  • Experience working in a technical environment
  • Background in mining, construction, warehousing – anything processing 
  • Energetic personality 

DUTIES:

  • Eligible for one-the-job training and licensing for forklift and crane work.
  • At all times and with every task to follow all Standard Operating Procedures and adhere to best practices in performing all tasks,
  • Report all unsafe conditions or incidents to the manager, and if necessary,
  • Follow-through with JHSC representative for Minerals,
  • Assist the Manager of Geometallurgy,
  • Handle mineral samples, including lifting up to 25kg, point-to-point conveyance with carts, dolly’s, and pump trucks,
  • Inspect and operate the forklift and attachments safely,
  • Inspect and operate overhead cranes safely,
  • Inspect and operate rock breaker, crushers, and rotary splitters safely,
  • Inspect, operate, and maintain dust collection equipment including the NMP fixed baghouse and its ducts and collection points, mobile dust collection, clean-up equipment, and HEPA dusthoods,
  • Inspect and operate the Mat-Con “Smart Drum” blender and related devices,
  • Maintain high standards of operational hygiene at all times with every job which will include complete cleaning and washdown as appropriate before/after every job, and
  • Organize work to avoid cross-contamination of samples,
  • Maintain order and knowledge of freezer inventory,
  • Perform some testwork and data entry.