Journeyperson Pipefitter

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.  

Our Red Chris mine is located on the traditional territory of the Tahltan and we encourage qualified applicants from the local communities to apply. We offer several designated marshalling points within BC including Nanaimo, Vancouver, Kelowna, Kamloops, Prince George, Smithers, and Calgary, AB.  

The Red Chris Site Services team is now recruiting for the position of Journeyperson Pipefitter with a competitive hourly rate of $53.02. We are seeking an individual for a Fly In, Fly Out opportunity working on a two weeks in, two weeks out rotation.  

Purpose of the Role

To perform maintenance and construction duties as a Pipefitter within the Fixed Plant Maintenance Team. To safely perform scheduled and unscheduled tasks to optimize equipment and system availability and to contribute to the performance of the Fixed Plant Maintenance Team.

About You  

Position requirements include, but are not limited to:   


– Repair, adjust, fabricate and maintain pipe systems within Crushing and Concentration plant
– Layout, fitting, cutting
– Follow OH&S, Mines Act, and Newcrest Red Chris Policies and Procedures
– Able to work outdoors in severe conditions
– Capable of work at heights and in confined spaces
– Able to work day or night shift as required
– Provide mentorship and assist in training of apprentices
– Champion safe work practices
– Assist other trades as required


– Interprovincial Red Seal Pipefitter
– Safety orientated mindset
– Valid Class 5 drivers license required
– Overhead crane, Aerial Work Platform, Rigging certificates are an asset
– Some welding experience is desirable
– Pipe fusing ticket an asset
– Experience with pipe system layout and pipe fitting fabrication including elbows, wyes, and tees
– Experience living and working in remote camp environment
– A team player that works well with others
– Strong oral and written communication skills

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, 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. 

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.    

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.