Process Plant Utility Person

Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited - Baker Lake, NU (30+ days ago)

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At Agnico Eagle, our values never waver. We believe in trust, respect, equality, family and responsibility. Why? Because they express who we are and they have helped us succeed in business for over 60 years.


We value you – your unique set of skills and experience. We value your willingness to build those skills and make a meaningful contribution to our company. And, we value your commitment to treat every person on our team with respect, helping us to operate safely, protect the environment and make a positive contribution to our local communities.


Agnico Eagle is always looking for new talented team members to join our Nunavut mining operations. We have been operating Meadowbank, our first Low Arctic mine, near Baker Lake for over nine years. The mine produced its three millionth ounce of gold in 2018. 2019 is anticipated to be the last year of the Meadowbank mine production and it is now transitioning to process the satellite deposit Amaruq for August 2019.

Reporting to the Process Plant Supervisor, the Process Plant Utility Person is part of the Process Plant Department and collaborates with other departments of the mine. He/she will follow good practices in the Crusher sector of the Process Plant, ensuring that the operations/metallurgy procedures, parameters and KPI’s are followed. He/she will ensure that the goals and objectives are achieved while promoting and respecting Agnico Eagle’s culture, Health & Safety Code of Conduct and the environment.

Perform specific tasks according to the shutdown planning, such as cleaning (areas/equipment), lock-out/tag-out, and supporting the maintenance team when required;
Perform daily crushing work, such as inspecting, greasing and operating the crushers and rock breakers;
Ensure that conveyors, compressors, dust collectors and screens are clear and in good condition, taking action if anomalies are detected;
Fill reports relating to the work area;
Maintain a clean and safe work environment;
Report all accidents to the supervisor;
Apply best operation practices in everyday tasks with attention to the budget and cost control;
Other tasks as assigned by the supervisor.


High School Diploma or diploma in mineral and metal processing;
1-2 years of experience in a similar role;
Experience working in a multicultural environment;
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team;
Mechanical knowledge is an asset;
Ability to demonstrate a high level of adaptability;
Strong ability to effectively communicate with others in English (Oral and written). Selected candidates must attain a passing mark on the SPEEXX English language assessment.

Your Work Schedule

Schedule: 14 days of work, followed by 14 days for transportation and rest, with flights departing from all communities in the Kivalliq region, Mirabel or Val-d’Or, Quebec.

Job: Process Plant
Primary Location: Nunavut-Baker Lake
Organization: Agnico Eagle Mines
Schedule: Full-time
Shift Schedule: 14/14
Employment Type Code: Hourly
Posting End Date: Oct 3, 2020, 10:59:00 PM