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Who We Are:
Lac des Iles Mines (LDI) is the Company’s flagship mine and is one of the only two primary palladium producers in the world. The mine is located approximately 85 km northwest of the city of Thunder Bay, Ontario and consists of an underground mine, and a large 15,000 tonne per day Mill with significant excess capacity available for future production growth. LDI is currently undergoing a major expansion of its tailings management faciltiy and has recently transitioned to a new high volume bulk mining method in the underground mine. Through the utilization of the shaft and higher mining rates, LDI is expected to benefit from increased production at reduced cash costs per ounce, transforming the mine into a long life, low cost producer of palladium.

Maintaining all development & production drills
Work responsibilities to cover the underground equipment
A self starter who is well organized and possesses the ability to learn and implement acquire knowledge in all areas of preventive maintenance; 14X14 rotation; Crews 1,2,3, & 4

Must Have:
Must have Mclean bolter, Block-hole, sandvick and two boom Jumbo drill maintenance experience
Good mechanical aptitude or qualifications coupled with underground common core modules would be a definite asset
Certified in Common Core for Basic Underground Hard Rock Mining, with a minimum of five (5) years underground experience would be an asset
Verbal and written proficiency of the English language

What’s in it for You:
The position offers a competitive remuneration package consisting of hourly wage: $40.50, health & medical insurance, retirement savings plan and travel allowance. Meals are provided while at the mine site.

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Please note, that all job offers are conditional upon successful completion of a pre-employment medical which includes drug and alcohol testing. Proof of being fully vaccinated for Covid-19 will be required as a condition of employment for new hires.

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