This is Mine Life

Ontario

Engineer in Training (EIT)

Jun 30, 2024
Competitive salary
Timmins, Ontario
Early Career, Full Time
About the Organization

Lake Shore Gold, a subsidiary of Pan American Silver, is located in Timmins, Ontario. The Bell Creek Complex, located approximately 20 kilometers northeast of Timmins, Ontario, consists of an underground mine and processing facility. Mineralization is associated with the Porcupine-Destor fault system within the Abitibi greenstone belt, with ore mined by narrow vein longhole stoping methods. Ore is then transported to surface via a modern one thousand eighty metre deep shaft capable of forty-eight hundred tonnes per day.

About Timmins, Ontario

Timmins is a vibrant community of 45,000 residents that is a central hub for Northeastern Ontario. People can enjoy recreational activities such as camping, world class fishing, nature, and snowmobile trails. Direct flights to Toronto are available at the local airport via multiple carriers. There are many support networks in the community including the local Timmins and District Hospital, local sports leagues for children and adults (hockey, baseball, basketball, etc.), golf courses, both cross country and downhill ski resorts, a community pool, and many other community events that provide entertainment throughout the year - fairs, carnivals, concerts, and more!

About the Opportunity

We are looking to hire an Engineer-in-Training (EIT) to join our team at the Bell Creek Mine in Porcupine, ON., on a full-time basis.

Please note that this role requires relocation to the Timmins area and is not a camp-based position. The work schedule is either Monday-Friday, 8 hours a day, or 4 days on/3 days off, 10-hour shifts.

In this role, you will work closely with the engineering team at the Bell Creek Mine to assist with project developments. An independent-minded, self-starter with good communication skills is needed for this role.

As an EIT, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Provide site inspections for site contractors
  • Liaise with the Operations and Engineering departments of the mine to ensure smooth communication and processes between the operations and projects aspects of the mine
  • Assist in day-to-day project tracking
  • Assist in regular meetings communicating progress and project plans
  • Assist in developing detailed plans for daily/weekly project execution
  • Reconcile performance against plans
  • Evaluate and participate in various project aspects from development, drilling, infrastructure installation, operational readiness and other various tasks
  • Other duties that may be assigned from time to time
More About You

The following will be critical to successfully performing this role:

  • Registration as an Engineer Intern (EIT) with PEO (or Certified Engineering Technician/Technologist)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of engineering principles, theories, and techniques as they apply to ore body evaluation and underground mine operations
  • Proficiency in mine planning software (AutoCAD, Deswik, EPS, Amine)
  • Applicant must be eligible to work in Canada

As our ideal candidate, you are a highly resourceful team player, with excellent communication, attention to detail, and time management skills. You are a problem-solver through actively seeking opportunities and proposing solutions with innovative ideas. Above all, you have demonstrated the ability to take initiative, while being highly accountable, proactive, and diligent when putting your analytical aptitude to the test and building relationships.

As our ideal candidate, you are a motivated team player, and above all, you demonstrate compliance with all health and safety regulations.  

About the Benefits

In return for your hard work and dedication you can expect to receive a competitive annual salary, as well as the following benefits:


• Mine Performance Plan Incentive (bonus)
• Company-paid extended medical, prescription, dental, and vision benefits
• Wellness Spending Account
• Company-paid pension plan with 8% company contribution
• Basic life/accidental life insurance
• Long-term disability coverage
• Employee Assistance Program
• Three weeks paid vacation
• Paid pregnancy and parental leave

Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to take the next step toward your career goals with an industry leader - apply now!

To express your interest in this position please forward your resume to:

Lakeshore Gold
Human Resources
Lake Shore Gold
P.O. Box 1067
Timmins ON
P4N 7H9
Email: HR@ca.panamericansilver.com
Fax 705-269-4936

Lake Shore Gold is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect and we believe that diversity and inclusion among our team members is critical to our success. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and all aspects of employment including the decision to hire or promote will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business requirements. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

How to Apply