Transportation Operator - 1014328 | [J-8]

Transportation Operator - 1014328 | [J-8]

15 May

15 May



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Who We Are

Vale is one of the world’s largest mining companies, with a presence in more than 30 countries across five continents worldwide. Our mission is to transform natural resources into prosperity and sustainable development.

Vale is also the world’s largest producer of nickel, with its Base Metals business headquartered in Toronto. Operating in Canada for more than 100 years, our Canadian operations also produce copper, cobalt, platinum group metals, gold and silver. We aim to produce profitably but only as a safe, high-quality and sustainable mining company where our most important value is "life matters most".

We are an equal opportunity employer who recognizes and promotes diversity in our work force.

Vale's operations in Sudbury are home to one of the largest integrated mining complexes in the world, including five mines, a mill, a smelter and a refinery. It is also one of the safest, with the mines being awarded the national John T. Ryan award in several recent consecutive years. Sudbury is also the heart of Vale's environmental initiatives. In partnership with the community, Sudbury has made great strides in its environmental recovery program and through improved mining practices and support in the re-greening of the region. For these and other efforts globally, in 2013 Vale was named one of the 50 most sustainable corporations in the world, according to the 9th edition of the Global 100 list of the world's most sustainable corporations.

Transportation Operator

The Opportunity:
The Transportation Operator’s role consists of a 5-tier syllabus which includes railway & heavy equipment fundamentals.

Follow Safety Plan developed for the department.
Follow company standards, policies and procedures in the operation of railway equipment.
Follow established procedures and protocols in an effort to maximize the value generation created through delivering on service requests.
Execute tasks as assigned by supervisor.
Follow established policy regarding codes of conduct.
Work collaboratively with members of his/her work group and cross functionally with all other areas of the operations.

The ideal candidate will possess a minimum 2-year community college diploma or equivalent work experience.

The ideal candidate will have strong working experience in an industrial environment.
3 to 5 years’ work experience with a demonstrated safe work record
Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
Good interpersonal skills with the ability to operate as a contributing member of a team
Must be prepared to work weekends and shifts up to 12 hours including holidays, weekends, days and nights.
Must be prepared to work in adverse weather conditions

Knowledge and Skills:
Previous railway experience an asset
Currently hold a valid driver’s license (G), D with a Z endorsement would be an asset
Able to work with minimal supervision
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to work in a team environment
Strong diagnostic skills and judgment
Able to take action and/or make decisions affecting security/well-being of others, i.e. alertingothers to unsafe conditions
Must be able to pass the required examinations, read and understand safety instructions, books of rules, instructions and regulations, timetables, bulletins, waybills, placards, and other written or printed material
Vale is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, accommodation is available throughout our recruitment process for applicants with disabilities.

Please be advised that only those applicants who are selected for interviews will be contacted.

Please note that this posting closes end of day, May 22nd, 2019.

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