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Employment Opportunity with Victoria Gold: Labourer/Rock Truck Trainee

Victoria Gold Corp. (“Victoria”) is a mining company with an Executive team that is experienced in developing and operating mines in an environmentally and socially responsible manner. Victoria’s Eagle Gold Mine poured its first gold in September 2019 and declared commercial production at the end of Q2 2020. Future and current mines, like Eagle Gold, will be a strong contributor to the Yukon and its citizens for many years to come. www.vgcx.com
Victoria is looking to hire the position outlined below for our Eagle Gold Mine located in Yukon:

Labourer/Rock Truck Trainee

Under the direction of the Process Operations Supervisor, the Labourer/Rock Truck Trainee is responsible for providing general labouring assistance to the Process Operations department. The incumbent is provided with the opportunity to learn how to safely operate a rock truck on our Heap Leach Pad. This position will be based at the Eagle Gold mine site working a rotational schedule of three (3) weeks on and three (3) weeks off. Responsibilities are noted below which will include but are not limited to:
Main Tasks and Responsibilities:
• Provide general labour support to the department
• Training with our experienced Operators and Trainers to learn how to efficiently operate 45 ton Rock Truck (Wiggle Wagon)
• Conduct pre-trip/walk-around safety inspections and complete daily field level hazard assessments for all
• Maintain equipment in good operating condition, reporting and logging maintenance requirements or concerns
• Communicate effectively and professionally with other employees
• Be a leader of both safety and production for the team by ensuring compliance with all Company and legislated safety policies and procedures.
Qualifications and Experience:
• Willingness to learn
• Previous experience operating light equipment, 45 ton Wiggle Wagon or Haul Truck will be considered an asset
• Ability to work independently and in a team environment
• Must have a valid driver’s license
• Physically capable of lifting fifty pounds (50 lbs)
• Self-directed and self-motivated, demonstrating initiative to do more than is expected or required in the position.
Victoria Gold Corp. offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. If you are excited about this opportunity and feel you meet the expectations of the role, please send us your resume with the reference headline “Labourer/Rock Truck Trainee” to the following email address: greatpeoplework@vgcx.com