2024 Rope Access Technician – Snow Removal (Expression of Interest) – 986615

Newmont has recently acquired Newcrest Mining creating the world’s leading gold mining company.  

With operations around the world, our workforce reflects the diversity of the communities where we operate. We aim to create an inclusive environment where everyone feels safe, valued, and supported to bring their whole unique self to work. We bring out the best in each other, inspiring performance, and a shared belief that what we do matters. 

The Opportunity:

We are currently accepting expressions of interest for Rope Access Technicians in our winter seasonal snow removal team, supporting the success of the Brucejack Mine in Northwestern, British Columbia.

The Temporary Rope Access Technicians on our Snow Removal Team have an important role in ensuring the safe, efficient high angle snow hazard removal from our camp buildings and operational infrastructure at the Brucejack Mine. The position also ensures compliance with all company Health & Safety and other relevant policies and regulations.

The successful candidate will perform the following duties, with safety being the number one priority:

  • Snow Hazard Removal at heights.
  • Implement proper Rope Access procedures for all rope access projects.
  • Snow clearing from AWP.
  • Daily Equipment and Rigging Inspections.
  • Implementing and following Field Safety program.
  • Daily Hazard reporting.
  • Monitoring weather conditions and related operational hazards.
  • Assisting with the maintenance of plant infrastructure and communications towers.
  • Other duties and responsibilities to support the success of the Brucejack Mine.

What we offer: 

We are committed to ensuring that our team members are kept healthy and safe. To achieve this, we provide comfortable on-site accommodations with private washrooms, including excellent balanced meals prepared by our culinary team. Team members can expect access to TV and Wi-Fi, our on-site gym and a variety of recreational activities including a golf simulator, high-intensity fitness classes, yoga classes, seasonal snowshoeing, and hiking groups. You will also have access to a fully equipped music room while on site.     

All our team members are also rewarded with a host of great benefits, including:  

  • Travel allowance and arrangements made for transportation to and from site  
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience, skills, and qualifications  
  • Competitive Benefits and Registered Retirement Savings Plan matching program 
  • Ongoing training with continuous growth and development opportunities    

It is important to note that the safety and wellbeing of our team is our top priority. As such, we promote a drug and alcohol-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.  

About You:

The successful candidate will perform the following duties, with safety being the number one priority:

  • Snow Hazard Removal at heights.
  • Implement proper Rope Access procedures for all rope access projects.
  • Snow clearing from AWP.
  • Daily Equipment and Rigging Inspections.
  • Implementing and following Field Safety program.
  • Daily Hazard reporting.
  • Monitoring weather conditions and related operational hazards.
  • Assisting with the maintenance of plant infrastructure and communications towers.
  • Other duties and responsibilities to support the success of the Brucejack Mine.

Our Commitment to You 

Newmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Underpinned by our values of Safety, Sustainability, Integrity, Responsibility and Inclusion, our commitment is to respect the rights of every individual to work to their highest potential, free of discrimination, as well as the cultures, religions, and governing codes applicable to each country in which we operate.  

If you share our values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, submit your application through our website before the advertised closing date.