Millwright Technician

Master Drilling Canada LTD - Labrador City, NL (30+ days ago)

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Responsibilities & Duties:

· Move equipment and machinery as needed throughout your shift either manually or with the proper and safe use of equipment

· Use a variety of hand tools, measuring tools, and equipment for cutting, welding and brazing to adequately fulfill your daily job duties

· Utilize cranes, hoisting mechanisms, and trucks to complete large-scale projects

· Clean up at the end of shift to make sure your job site remains well-organized and free of unnecessary clutter

· Take steps to ensure every job is done in a manner that is safe and completed according to the latest workplace safety regulations, laws, and requirements

· Reading diagrams and schematic drawings to determine work procedures.

· Installing stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment according to layout plans using hand and power tools

· Inspecting and examining machinery and equipment to detect irregularities and malfunctions

· Adjusting machinery and repairing or replacing defective parts

· Operating machine tools to fabricate parts required during overhaul, maintenance, or set-up of machinery

· Ensuring operating safety devices function properly on completion of repairs, modifications, and installations

· Sharpening and maintaining machine tools

· Participating in the PM program on all equipment for continuous improvement of all machines

· Keeping detailed and accurate maintenance reports and documentation

· Cleaning, lubricating, and performing other routine maintenance work on machinery

· Adhering to workplace safety policies, regulations, and compliance

· Maintaining a clean and environmentally safe work area

· Performing other related duties as assigned


· Completion of an accredited program

· Physically able to complete job responsibilities

· Working at heights, ability to operate AWP and Telehandler

· Completion of a two-year associate degree program in industrial maintenance

· Background, knowledge in industry computer training

· Current knowledge of the latest OSHA and industry safety measures, precautions, and equipment

· Must have a very strong hydraulics and electrical background

· WHIMIS 2015 Certificate, Fall Arrest, NL, Hot Work, Slinging and Rigging

· First Aid/CPR Certificate

· Underground experience would be an asset

Other Site Requirements & General Working Conditions:

· Ability to work Night and Day Shift is a requirement

· Must be able to work in high traffic areas in close proximity

· Pre-employment medicals and drug screening is a site requirement prior to gaining site access.

· Applicant must complete a Criminal Records Check

· Must be able to work on a 14/14 rotation basis (subject to change). Camp accommodations provided.

· Must be a team player with a great attitude.

This position is based at the Voisey’s Bay Project in Labrador and successful applicants will work on a two week on and two weeks off rotation schedule.

Aboriginal candidates can also apply through Vale’s Aboriginal Employment Coordinators

Job Types: Fly-In/Fly-Out, Permanent

Salary: $89,200.00 to $94,000.00 /year


  • Dental Care
  • Extended Health Care
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision Care


  • 12 Hour Shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night Shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekends


  • Millwright: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Millwright (Required)

Work remotely:

  • Yes