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Production Coordinator

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Job ID#: 02-2016
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 open pit, 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 while utilizing a high volume bulk mining method in the underground mine. 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. Production Coordinator Job ID # 02-2016 Reporting to the Operations Mine General Foreman the Production Coordinator will have the responsibility of owning and driving the short term mine plan. Other duties will include executing the quality management plan with respect to drilling and blasting activities. Primary accountabilities will be to coordinate between the Engineering staff and the operations supervisors on the building and execution of processes and tools that will ensure accurate data management and utilization for efficient production activities. The coordinator will build and mold the quality management plans for ITH and top hammer drilling, emulsion loading and the perimeter control in mine development. The ideal candidate will possess Ontario Common core modules for underground hard rock mining and a minimum of 5 years within an underground environment in a technical or supervisory position. An Engineering degree or college diploma in Mining as well as Ontario Supervisory Common Core modules would be an asset, but not a prerequisite. The successful candidate will also have an intermediate working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs. LDI offers competitive compensation and free room and board while at the mine site in a modern wellequipped dry camp. In your off duty time enjoy various outdoor and indoor extracurricular activities that are provided throughout the seasons. The schedule for this position will be will be discussed with the successful applicant. 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 include it 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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