Founded in 1921 Newmont Mining Corporation is one of the largest gold mining companies in the world. The North American region consists of multiple surface and underground operations spread throughout Northern Nevada and our Cripple Creek and Victor Mine in Colorado.
Newmont prides itself on safety and embraces diversity, engages employees, fosters innovation, rewards high performance and develops great leaders.
Newmont seeks a welder who will be responsible for safe and reliable completion of necessary fabrication and repairs to heavy mining equipment. No mining experience no problem we will train the right individual.
Lead by example, in all Newmont's safety processes, ensuring safe practices are utilized while performing work.
Safe and efficient mechanical and welding repair of heavy equipment used in mining.
Fabricate and repair on machinery, frames, buckets, etc.
Have the ability to solve and correct recurring structural failures and wear related problems.
Be able to layout complex repairs to ensure quality repairs.
Make all repairs and changes with design for reliability in mind.
Assist supervisor in ordering materials, giving accurate time frames for repair, and planning welding maintenance.
Ability to communicate well to supervisors and other technicians to ensure accurate information is passed on.
Assist with mechanical repairs, area clean up and improvements as requested by supervisor.
The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.
Training & Experience
Candidates are preferred to have a minimum of 2-5 years of on-the-job mechanic/welding experience in mining or related industry, or with heavy equipment.
Successful candidates must be able to show a good safety record and work history.
Welder candidates must be familiar with the various materials and techniques used in surface mining welding maintenance and may be required to successfully complete a welding test to be given at the mine site.
Must be willing to work 12-hour rotating shifts.
Willing to work indoors and outdoors as required by each job task.
Willing to assist mechanics, electricians, operators, etc. with daily tasks with the proper training and supervision to complete safely and accurately.
For more information on Newmont:
Newmont website: http://www.newmont.com/home/default.aspx
Lifecycle of a Mine microsite (educational site that explains what happens during each phase of a mine's life): http://lifecycle.newmont.com/
Newmont's blog site (weekly stories highlighting work being done in Newmont's regions and our employees): http://ourvoice.newmont.com/
Newmont's annual sustainability report: http://sustainabilityreport.newmont.com/
Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes. If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Newmont Mining Corporation