Development Field Trainer
Alamos Gold
Matachewan, ON, CA
1d ago


Alamos Gold Young-Davidson is currently recruiting the following challenging position to join our underground team :

Development Field Trainer

Alamos Gold Young-Davidson Mine, located in Matachewan, Ontario, approximately 60 km west of Kirkland Lake.

Date Posted : August 27, 2019 Closing Date : Until Filled or September 15, 2019

Reporting to the Development General Foreman or his designate, following a 4 / 3 or 5 / 4 rotation.

Key Responsibilities :

  • Develop and draft operational standards working with the general foreman;
  • Assisting in development miner performance assessment;
  • Communicate with supervisors and managers to determine training needs;
  • Development and application of operating standards;
  • Train, coach and mentor development miners following company standards and in line with performance expectations;
  • Design / develop or select training tools such as, but not limited to, handbooks, demonstration models, PowerPoint visual aids, on-line tutorials and any researched materials relevant to training subjects;
  • Identify, develop & write policies & procedures, as well as review and update accordingly;
  • Assist in hourly personnel performance appraisals;
  • QA / QC in development activities (adherence to standards and work quality);
  • Promotion of company safety programs;
  • Assess safety risks and implement training plan to eliminate risk(s);
  • Produce time studies UG;
  • Participate in cost control projects; and
  • Any other task as directed by Department Head, or equivalent.
  • Qualifications :

  • A minimum of 10 years UG experience in development;
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience on a Maclean Bolter;
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience on a Jumbo (Epiroc units would be an asset);
  • Production drilling (ITH) and blasting experience would be an asset
  • Solid knowledge of U / G mining in all facets of production, development and construction;
  • Strong leadership skills;
  • Proven ability to meet safety, production and budget targets;
  • Strong organization and time management skills;
  • Previous experience working with U / G workforce;
  • Train the Trainer’’, considered an asset;
  • Computer literacy skills in Word, Excel, and similar systems (time and attendance, etc.);
  • Proven ability to maintain a positive working relationship in a team-based environment;
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet set deadlines; and
  • Experience with continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Wage : Compensation will be determined based on the candidate’s experience and qualifications.

    Benefits : In accordance with the terms of the benefits plans, which may be amended from time to time at the sole discretion of the Company, eligibility to participate in the following employee benefits :

  • Health; Dental;
  • Life Insurance;
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment;
  • Critical Illness;
  • Short-term Disability; Long-term Disability;
  • Company RRSP; Company ESPP.
  • Alamos Gold Inc. is committed to an environment that is barrier free. If you require accommodation during the hiring process, please inform us in advance so that we can arrange reasonable and appropriate accommodation.

    We sincerely appreciate the interest of all applicants however; only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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