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Job Title: Mine Technician
Location: Allan, SK, Prairies Canada, Canada
Company: Nutrien Ltd.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Food & Beverage Products and Processing
Career Type: Scientist
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Mine Technician - (Allan, Saskatchewan, Canada)
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
The Mine Technician reports to the Mine Engineer.
What you will do:
  • Perform underground and surface surveying to support the mine operation
  • Use a total station to generate control points for mining advancement
  • Layout beltlines and fixed infrastructure underground
  • Level surveys
  • LiDAR scans
  • Updating and creating CAD drawing and assisting Mine Engineers with mine designs
  • Maintain safe working conditions
  • Monitor mine gases with ventilation equipment and performing ventilation surveys as requested
  • Maintain gas detection equipment
  • Perform QA/ QC testing on ground support as requested
  • Install and gather data from underground rock mechanics instrumentation
  • Assist the Mine Engineering Department as needed
What you will bring:
  • Minimum of a 2-year diploma in Mine Engineering Technology or equivalent (Civil Engineering Technician or Geomatics Engineering Technician)
  • Microsoft office skills
  • Microstation or equivalent drafting and mine planning software
  • Proficient use of survey equipment
  • Understanding of ventilation, rock mechanics, and ground control for Potash mining would be an asset
  • Mining experience would be an asset
  • Ability to work underground safely by themselves and with a team
  • Ability to excel within a team environment
  • Self-motivated attitude
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
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Job Post Date: 01/19/21
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