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McEwen Mining Process Maintenance/Equipment Operator in Eureka, Nevada

The Gold Bar Mine is located 35 miles northwest of Eureka, Nevada. The property has seen historic mining from 1988 to 1994 by Atlas Precious Metals Inc. McEwen Mining Inc. acquired the property and began active exploration in 2011. The current project consists of an open pit mining operation delivering ore to a crushed heap leach with solution being processed through an ADR plant and refinery.

Job Description:

McEwen Mining is looking for a Process Maintenance/Equipment Operator to join our team. Reporting to the Process Operations and Maintenance Superintendent.

The Process Operator/Equipment Operator is responsible for the following:

  • Must be able to Operate the following Heavy Equipment Loader, Dozer, Skid Steer, Bobcat, Blade, Excavators, Water Truck, operate other equipment as needed.

  • Perform routine inspections on equipment.

  • Take actions to avoid potential hazards and obstructions, other equipment, and other workers. Perform other duties as required.

  • Must be safety-oriented and exhibit safe work habits.

  • Must Perform well in a "TEAM" environment.

  • Must be able to follow verbal and written instruction.

  • Must be able to perform Manual Labor

Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years of experience preferred.

  • Must be safety-oriented and exhibit safe work habits.

  • Must Perform well in a "TEAM" environment.

  • Must be able to follow verbal and written instruction.

  • Must be able to work outdoors in varying weather conditions.

  • Demonstrated ability to be self-directed and work with minimum supervision require

  • Excellent attendance record required

Physical Demands:

  • Climbing Ladders/Stairs

  • Long periods of standing/sitting

  • Walking over uneven ground

  • Moderate to Heavy repetitive lifting minimum of 50+ lbs.

  • Repetitive motion - Bending, stooping, kneeling, and standing for long periods of time

  • PPE required

  • Noise Exposure

  • Exposure to Dust

  • Prolonged exposure to weather conditions (Hot, Cold, Windy, Dusty)

  • Respirator must be worn to perform specific tasks

Benefits/Culture:

Here at McEwen Mining Inc. our employees are what keep our business going. Part of how we keep our employees going are by offering some of the best benefits in the industry. Some of them are outlined below:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • 401k with company match

  • Life Insurance

  • PTO

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