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Newmont data-careersite-propertyid="title">Telecommunications Technician in United States

data-careersite-propertyid="title">Telecommunications Technician

Date: Nov 25, 2021


Rouyn-Noranda, QC, CA (Canada)

Newmont is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The Company is an industry leader in value creation, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Newmont was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.

The telecommunication technician is part of the mine maintenance sector team and he / she reports to the instrumentation coordinator. He/She participates in the installation / maintenance of underground communication systems (UHF leaky feeder network, fiber optic network). The incumbent will be in charge of the HLS automated system of the scoop CN-R2900.


  • Participate in setting up the HLS remote operation system for scoop.

  • Equipment repair / maintenance

  • Standardization of installations

  • Design of installation plans (on deswik software)

  • Maintain underground communications network.

  • Knowledge of RF (Radio frequencies) and DOCSIS

  • Update of the leaky feeder UHF network plan

  • Knowledge of network systems and IP addressingoupdate of fiber plan (autocad)

  • Control optic fiber fusion application

  • Respect and apply work and health and safety procedures.

  • All tasks related to the performance of his duties.


  • DEC in instrumentation and control or DEC in telecommunications

  • Minimum five (5) years’ experience in mining or industry

  • Hold a valid explosives permit

  • Having successfully passed mining modules 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 7

  • Bilingualism is an asset.

  • Computer knowledge and knowledge of MS Office Suite.

  • Knowledge of AutoCad software.

  • Knowledge of SAP GMAO software is an asset.

  • Knowledge of Deswik software is an asset.


  • Ability to analyze and solve problems.

  • Organization skills and priority management.

  • Teamwork in a multicultural environment.

Work Schedule

  • 14 days of work followed by 14 days of rest

    Interested qualified candidates should send their resume via the company's Web site at www.newmont.com/careers (http://www.goldcorp.com/careers) no later than December 16th, 2021.

    We thank all applicants for their interest. However, we will only contact those selected for an interview.

    As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont is committed to diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

    This position is based at Newmont’s Eleonore mine site, which is a fly-in/fly-out operation. Pursuant to the Government of Canada’s vaccine requirement for travel, COVID-19 vaccination is required for all travelers departing from Canadian airports, which includes flights to/from Newmont’s Eleonore mine site, subject only to some very limited exemptions. Accordingly, if you receive an offer of employment for this position, you will be required to provide a declaration confirming that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or confirming that you have an exemption from the Government of Canada’s vaccine requirement for travel, prior to your anticipated start date. Further, if you receive an offer of employment for this position, you may also be required to provide proof of vaccination or exemption status prior to your anticipated start date, or at a later date upon Newmont’s request.