Operator 2 - Pit Labor Drill Support

3 months ago
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Mine Operations - Open Pit
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Mission for this Position

At Baffinland, we are part of a unique professional and social alliance. Our workforce brings together the modern intelligence of safe, sustainable global mining and the enduring values and environmental know-how of a deep-rooted culture.  We work and live beyond the Arctic Circle mining iron ore in one of the world’s most captivating and seldom seen destinations. We are looking for people ready to share, build, and grow with a great company.


We are currently looking for our next great employee. Baffinland Iron Mines is seeking an Mine Operator Level 2 to join our team on a permanent basis.


This position is located at site with a 2 week Fly-In, Fly-Out rotation.



Mine Operator Level 2


Currently Baffinland Iron Mines is seeking a Mine Operator Level 2 to join their team on the Mary River Project. To operate heavy duty equipment in accordance with quality, safety and efficiency standards for an open pit surface mine. Thus meeting the objectives of the mine while maximizing the economic mining life of the Mines through prudent recovery of existing known resources. This position reports to the Mine Operations Supervisor. 



Main Accountabilities

  • Perform all tasks assigned by the Supervisor.
  • To safely operate various heavy equipment units as have been trained and certified on.
  • To follow all procedures and policies as set by the company.
  • To fill out all forms required for daily operation of an assigned unit.
  • To follow the Safety Plan as specified by the company and to accept the training to do so.
  • Perform pre and post-operational checks of equipment as well as assisting and performing

Environmental/Physical Demands: 

  • Work in extreme low temperatures down to minus 40 Celsius.
  • Physically able to use all standard hand tools and lifting up to 25 kg.

Operation of equipment for 12 hour long daily shifts for a two week period.

Main Qualifications

Multi skilled operator with hard rock mining experience including experience with dozers , graders, excavators, loaders (combination of at least two skills)
Training Requirements: (list required training specific to role)




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