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Site Services Operator

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Business Unit / Group Function:
De Beers Group
Work type:
Full Time Permanent
Northwest Territories
Gahcho Kué

The De Beers Group of Companies has an opportunity for a motivated and energetic individual to join the Site Services team at the Gahcho Kué Mine Site based in the Northwest Territories.

Reporting to the Site Services Supervisor and working a two (2) weeks in / two (2) weeks out rotation, the incumbent will safely and effectively operate equipment and take responsibility for equipment and tools provided to carry out tasks. The ideal candidate will be one who enjoys multi-tasking, is results oriented and is committed to safe working practices and strives for zero harm.

What the Role Entails:

  • Works with team to conduct job risk assessment and safe work plans;
  • Operates equipment in a responsible manner and ensures proper pre-use checks are completed;
  • Takes responsibility for the equipment/tools and their maintenance;
  • Inspects assigned power tools properly before use;
  • Follows occupational health and safety regulations;
  • Carries out activities while being mindful of environmental impacts;
  • Identifies safety hazards and seeks to rectified the unsafe act in a timely fashion;
  • Reports any issue that may cause potential damage to equipment or its peripherals;
  • Places all materials and equipment back to their assigned places;
  • Prepares recyclable and hazardous waste for ice road removal; and
  • Carry out a variety of task as assigned.


  • Valid Driver’s license or the ability to obtain a site license;
  • Experience operating mobile equipment such as skid steers, roll-off trucks (1-3 years);
  • Ability to stand, crouch and kneel for long periods of time as well as manual dexterity;
  • Knowledge in Confined Space Monitor, Fire/Spark Watch, Arial/Elevated Work Platform and Fall Arrest;
  • Ability to build productive working relationships with all departments on site
  • Ability to take initiative and responsibility as well as be depended on;
  • Ability to organize for the day’s task and adapt effectively and safely to changes in priorities; and
  • Ability to communicate and approach work in a professional and effective manner.

Beneficial if you have:

  • Experience or demonstrated ability in electrical, plumbing, carpentry or other applicable trade

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