Performing the reagent mixing during dayshift hours and heavy manual labour duties to assist in the preparation of crushing, milling, and tailings activities
Based at our Touquoy Operations
4 days on, 4 days off roster; drive in / drive out (own transport required)
St Barbara Atlantic is a wholly owned subsidiary of St Barbara Limited, an ASX listed gold producer and explorer with mining assets in Canada, Australia and Papua New Guinea. We are proud to be a Company recognised by industry awards for operational excellence and performance, sustainability, gender diversity and pay equity.
We seek an experienced operator to fill the role of Reagent Operator.
This permanent and full time position is based at the Touquoy mine site located approximately 1-hour northeast of Halifax, near Middle Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia. The mine is fully permitted and began production in fall 2017.
Our Reagents Operator will join a dedicated Mill Operations team. Reporting to the Shift Supervisor Mill Operations, your role will be to perform the reagent mixing during dayshift hours and heavy manual labour duties to assist in the preparation of crushing, milling, and tailings activities.
Site clean-up, housekeeping and/or ground work
Safely mix reagents
Always maintain the reagent building housekeeping to the highest standard
When no mixing of reagents is required, the reagent operator will safely perform manual labour or clean up in the form mobile equipment type duties around the crushing area while wearing a respirator. The reagent operator will understand that sometime the crusher will be in operation during that time and is expected to take extra caution while updating their risk assessment tools as the task or conditions change.
Hose installation and maintenance
Small and medium equipment operation
Be aware of surroundings at all times;
Use the appropriate tools and equipment for the task;
Protect and promote the interest of this company in all matters and to take actions as required to satisfy such responsibilities;
Our successful candidate will demonstrate the following:
A personal commitment to behavior consistent with St Barbara's Values including honesty and integrity, respect, working together, delivering to promise and striving to do better
Ability to perform a variety of manual tasks requiring the use of independent judgment and action
Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner
Safe working record in the gold processing industry
Ability to follow a firm work schedule as directed
Well versed in industrial or mill site protocols, rules and code of conduct is an asset
Willingness to work in a team environment
Comply with all safety policies and procedures
Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers and supervisors to ensure that projects are completed properly
Valid Driver’s License
Ability to pass a background check
'Grow our own Success' approach with a preference to develop and promote internally
Developed and structured professional development opportunities and educational assistance
Competitive compensation, health benefits and RRSP matching program
2020 PDAC Viola R. MacMillan Award recipients for developing the Touquoy open pit mine and consolidating other gold deposits near Moose River
Be a part of the high performing St Barbara community - a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and Employer of Choice.
We are an equal opportunity employer committed to employment equity and encourage applications from women, aboriginal peoples and members of visible minorities and we provide nil gender pay gap in like for like roles and a commitment to addressing pay equity and gender equality through our recruitment, promotions, reward and recognition programs.
Members of the Mi’ kmaq community are encouraged to self-identify in your cover letter.