Heating Systems Technician

Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited - Rankin Inlet, NU (5 months 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. Meliadine is located just northwest of Rankin Inlet, a small coastal town on the shores of Hudson Bay. Commercial production began at Meliadine in mid-May 2019 and the mine officially opened at the end of June. This mine is our largest gold deposit in terms of mineral resources and we expect to operate it for at least 14 years. The site features a power plant and processing facilities, as well as a complete camp complex.

Reporting to the Site Service Supervisor, the Heating System Technician is part of the Energy & Infrastructure department and collaborates with other departments of the mine. She/He 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.

Read blueprints, drawings and specifications to determine layout of Heating and ventilation system;
Install, repair and maintain heating and ventilation fixtures and systems;
Proceed with sampling and circuit adjustment to ensure best heat transfer for site;
Troubleshoot, maintain and repair industrial, hydraulic and pneumatic control systems and other related devices;
Record and report all data for heating system on site;
Applies the adequate procedure(s), rules and regulations;
Optimize heat recovery by continuously improving and maintaining the heating system.


Qualified oil burner technician with OBT3, OBT2 or OBT1 ticket required;
Class 4 boiler operating engineer’s certificate or a fixed mechanic class 4 in Quebec is required;
2- 5 years of experience in the mechanical field;
Mining experience is an asset;
Experience working in a multicultural environment;
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team;
Strong ability to effectively communicate in English (Oral and written). Selected candidates must attain a passing grade on a SPEEXX English language assessment.
Schedule: 14 days of work, followed by 14 days for transportation and rest; flights departing from all communities in the Kivalliq region, Mirabel or Val-d’Or, Quebec.

Job: Energy and Infrastructure
Primary Location: Nunavut-Rankin Inlet
Organization: Agnico Eagle Mines
Schedule: Full-time
Shift Schedule: 14/14
Employment Type Code: Hourly
Posting End Date: Dec 1, 2019, 10:59:00 PM