Dewatering Tech VI

Job Description

Welcome to Newmont, a leading gold producer with operations on five continents. Employing approximately 34,000 employees and contractors worldwide, Newmont operates core assets in North America, South America, Australia, Indonesia, and Ghana, with new mine projects currently being developed. Newmont is committed to high standards and leadership in the areas of environmental management and health and safety for its employees and neighboring communities.

Newmont's four mining operations in Nevada include the Carlin Trend complex - the most prolific gold field in the Western hemisphere - located 40 miles west of Elko; the Twin Creeks mine is located 15 miles north of Golconda; the Lone Tree complex near the town of Valmy; and the Phoenix and Midas mines both located near Battle Mountain. Our Nevada properties operate as an integrated unit, and together, they boast the widest variety of processing methods, including Open Pit, Underground, and Process mining.

Safety - At Newmont, the occurrence of any injury is unacceptable. The Company invests significant resources in managing safety risks as it strives to achieve an injury-free workplace.

Environmental - The Nevada sites have won numerous awards for environmental preservation, and for restoring thousands of acres of wildlife and fish habitat.

Community - Our Nevada operations contribute money and expertise to help sustain nearby communities, improve access to health care and promote education.

Newmont provides a competitive pay and an outstanding employee benefit package that includes annual incentive bonus, comprehensive medical and dental plans including a company sponsored medical clinic, life insurance, pension plan, vacation, 401k retirement saving program, and paid holidays. This compensation package couples with an extended mine life makes Newmont a great employment opportunity.

As a Dewatering Tech VI you will be responsible for the installation, removal, and routine mechanical repairs of pumps and the installation, removal and repair of water lines.

Essential job duties include:

Operate dynalifts, forklifts, Cat 996 loader, mobile crane, cable spooler, McElroy hydraulic fusion machine, backhoes, and other excavators.

Comply with state and federal safety and environmental regulations and Newmont's polices
and procedures.

Demonstrate ability to take dewatering projects from start to finish with minimal supervision.

Proficient at pipe fitting, well head fabrication and structural strength item welding.

Proficient at the installation and trouble shooting of line shaft turbine motors.

Proficient at the installation and trouble shooting of submersible trash pumps.

Proficient in the diagnosis and troubleshoot of pump and waterline problems.

Demonstrate the ability to calculate angels to fit pipe with little waste.

Perform installation and removal of portable pumps and water standpipes.

Proficient with lowering water wells, rigging and hoisting procedures.

Proficient at HDPE pipe welding and HDPE pipe pressure requirements.

Perform other duties as directed to ensure optimal safe operation.

Extensive knowledge of dewatering standard operating procedures.

Install and troubleshoot Godwin and Thompson self-priming pumps.

Proficient at repairing pumps, motors and dewatering equipment.

Proficient at all aspects of water well installation.

Ability to assume a leadership and training role.

Requisition needed parts as needed.

Setup and operate well service rig.

The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.


Must demonstrate the skills to perform the Dewatering Tech V essential duties and have a minimum of six months as a Dewatering Tech V or have ten years of relevant experience.

Job: Operations - Surface
Primary Location: USA-NV-Carlin



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