• Mobile Mechanic

    Location CA-ON-Dubreuilville, Island Gold Mine
    Posted Date 1 year ago(07/12/2017 4:10 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Reporting Manager Role
    Mobile Maintenance Supervisor
  • Overview

    Reporting to the Mobile Maintenance Supervisor, the Surface Mobile Mechanic is responsible to perform a full range of maintenance, repair and service activities on heavy equipment. The employee uses considerable independent judgment in making decisions and is able to perform advanced trouble shooting on equipment. Repair and maintain mine equipment in compliance with workplace safety rules and regulations.


    Position:                  Surface Mobile Mechanic


    Reports to:              Mobile Maintenance Supervisor




    Key Responsibilities:

    • Check graders and other and mining equipment for proper performance and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions.
    • Diagnose faults or malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine extent of repair required.
    • Must have excellent understanding of hydraulic and electrical schematics.
    • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts, components or systems, using hand and power tools.
    • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers' specifications.
    • Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on equipment.
    • Perform repair work on heavy trucks.
    • Attach components and adjust new equipment.
    • Open work-orders, find parts and complete parts list in work-orders using all available resources.



    • Completion of secondary school is usually required
    • Journeyman/woman trade certification in a relevant trade is required.
    • A combination of over 5-6 years of work experience in heavy equipment repair (mining equipment).
    • Prompt daily attendance at assigned schedule
    • Willingness to work alternative shifts as assigned
    • Mechanical ability and an interest in all types of machinery and engines, electronics and precision equipment
    • The ability to think logically and keep up with changes in technology.
    • Must have the strength and stamina required to work with heavy equipment and work in cramped or awkward positions,lift objects of various shapes up to 75lbs 

    The incumbent will demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills, a strong commitment to working in a safe, socially responsible manner. Ability to speak French will be considered an asset.


    We thank all candidates for their interest however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Alamos Gold is an equal opportunity employer. As an applicant invited to participate in the recruitment process (such as an interview or testing), should you require accommodation due to a disability, please discuss your needs with us.


    About Alamos Gold Inc.:        Alamos is a Canadian-based intermediate gold producer with diversified production from four operating mines in North America. This includes the Young-Davidson and Island Gold mines in north and northwestern Ontario, Canada and the Mulatos and El Chanate mines in Sonora State, Mexico. Additionally, the Company has a significant portfolio of exploration through advanced development stage projects in Mexico, Turkey, Canada and the United States. Alamos employs more than 1,700 people and is committed to the highest standards of sustainable development.


    Island Gold Mine is located near Dubreuilville in Northwestern Ontario and is an underground gold mine operation. With the company's focus on this flagship operation, there are transformational development plans at Island Gold to position the mine for future growth by unlocking the value of the Resource extension at depth. This is a very exciting time in the mine life of Island Gold and with that we are searching for highly motivated and committed people to join our team!


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