• Millwright

    Location CA-ON-Dubreuilville, Island Gold Mine
    Posted Date 1 week ago(04/08/2018 3:46 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Reporting Manager Role
    Mechanical Supervisor
  • Overview

    Reporting to the Mobile Maintenance Supervisor, the Millwright is responsible to perform a full range of maintenance, repair and service activities on heavy equipment on surface and underground. 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.


    • Install, align, take apart and move stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment, such as pumps, fans, tanks, conveyors, compressors, rock-breakers and generators according to layout plans using hand and power tools.
    • Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and find irregularities and malfunctions.
    • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts, components or systems.
    • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers' specifications.
    • Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on various equipment on site, off site and underground.
    • Attach components and adjust new equipment.
    • Operate machine tools, such as lathes and grinders, to fabricate parts required during overhaul, maintenance or set-up of machinery.
    • Do minor welding repairs on equipment.
    • Assist heavy duty mobile mechanics if required.
    • Open work-orders, find parts and complete parts list in work-orders using all available resources.


    • Completion of secondary school is required.
    • Completion of a four-year apprenticeship program in industrial mechanics (millwright) or a combination of several years of work experience in the trade and some high school, college or industry courses in industrial machinery repair or millwright.
    • Have basic Underground common core modules.
    • A combination of three years of work experience as an industrial mechanic (millwright).
    • Prompt daily attendance at assigned schedule.
    • Willingness to work alternative shifts as assigned.
    • Must supply own mechanic tools.
    • Good vision, hearing and sense of smell to diagnose problems.
    • 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.
    • Mechanical ability and an interest in all types of machinery, electronics and precision equipment.
    • The ability to think logically and keep up with changes in technology.
    • The schedule for this position is based in a camp operation working on a defined rotation schedule.


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