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Miner 2 (Shaft)

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Location: Ontario, Canada

Closing Date: December 31, 2016

Lac des Iles Mines (LDI) is the Company’s flagship mine and is one of 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 to transition from mining via ramp to mining at a higher throughput via shaft. 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. Miner 2 (Shaft) 84-2015 Reporting to the Underground Mine Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for the following: Responsibilities:  Shaft Maintenance.  May be assigned other underground tasks. Qualifications:  Employees must have a working knowledge and skills in Shaft Maintenance.  This individual is responsible for the coordination of men, equipment and materials within his specific work area of responsibility during the work shift. He verifies conditions, makes necessary decisions and executes planned activities for the work shift.  They must demonstrate the skills to perform shaft inspection and maintenance by replacing shaft components, operating cage, slinging and rigging, maintaining and operating loading pocket and perform other duties as required and assigned by the supervisor.  All tasks must be completed following company procedures, government regulations and manufacturer specifications. LDI offers a competitive compensation package and free room and board while at the mine site in a modern well-equipped dry camp. In your off duty time enjoy various outdoor and indoor extracurricular activities that are provided throughout the seasons. If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your resume along with references via email to or by fax to 807-448-2088. Please include the job number on the upper left hand side of your resume and in the subject line of your email response. Please note, that all job offers are conditional upon successful completion of a pre-employment medical which includes drug and alcohol testing. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please visit for more information regarding Lac des Iles Mines Ltd.

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