Underground Mechanical Technician – Competitive Salary

  • Full Time
  • Sudbury


About Orica

At Orica, it’s the power of our people that leads change and shapes our futures. Every day, all around the world, our people help mobilise vital resources essential to progress. Established in 1874, we have grown to become the world leader in mining and civil blasting with a diverse of team of more than 13,000 across the world.

It’s an exciting time to join us – we are shaping the future of mining through digital and automated technologies, embracing new ways of thinking, pioneering innovation and reimagining the way we work.

About the role

The objectives of this position is to manage and maintain the Orica site, plant and ancillary equipment operation in accordance with the service level agreement, corporate and regulatory standards. The incumbent will be responsible for the implementation of the Orica SHES requirements, as well as complete adoption of Orica Quality programs. Also to assist in providing a quality service of bulk explosive delivery to customers in a safe and environmentally conscious manner at all times.
Schedule: 14 x 14 (12 hours shifts)
Location: Sudbury/Hemlo, Camp (Company vehicle and lodging provided)

What you will be doing

  • Technicians responsibilities are to support customers in daily maintenance of equipment and loading.
  • Support customers training requirements.
  • Calibration of pumps.
  • Understand electrical & hydraulic schematics drawings
  • Basic knowledge of working hydraulics.

What you will bring

  • Valid G license.
  • Must be flexible to customer demands including scheduling.
  • Mechanically inclined, ability to source replacement parts.
  • Reliable and dependable.
  • Considerate personality to adapt pleasantly in the presence of customers.
  • Success in pro-actively working in a team environment to ensure efficient operations.
  • Ability to prioritize various projects, ongoing daily task’ and high priority situations to maximize efficiency.
  • Ontario Common Core

How you shape and influence others

Demonstrates courage, resilience and flexibility
Strong reputation for integrity, ethics, personal values and solid character
Solid interpersonal & communication skills
Self-aware and open to feedback
Work effectively across teams
Able to work independently with only targeted supervision
Productive without compromising quality
Highly reliable and motivated to excel

What we offer

As part of a truly global company, you will have the ability to grow and learn in a diverse, collaborative culture. We foster relationships and learning through connected global and local teams, promote flexible and diverse career paths and support the development of your knowledge and skills.
Benefits (Full Time Employees)

• Medical on the first day worked. Basic module paid by the employer.
• Dental on the first day worked. Basic module paid by the employer.
• Life, Disability and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance.
• Short and Long Term Disability.
• Retirement / Defined Contribution Pension Plan (DCPP).
• Holidays – twelve nationally and/or provincially recognized holidays per calendar year.
• Paid Time Off.

You will be paid a competitive salary, learn from talented individuals across multiple disciplines and be able to thrive in a safe workplace within a collaborative culture. Ignite your career at a place where your distinct potential can find its home.

We respect and value all

Orica promotes and fosters a culture of inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment everywhere we operate. We treat our people and applicants with fairness, dignity, and respect, getting the best of everyone’s contributions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, nationality, age, military or veteran, marital or disability status.