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New Job Posting Available! - POL WM Technician

New Job Posting Available! - POL WM Technician

Tłı̨chǫ Logistics (TCL) is 100% Indigenous Owned by Tłı̨chǫ Investment Corporation (TIC).


We are currently recruiting for the following full-time Northwest Territories based position working a rotational schedule; 12-hour days/nights at the Diavik Diamond Mine Site.


POL WM Technician (Petroleum, Oil and Lube Waste Management Technician)


As part of the overall Health Safety and Environment Operations Team, you will:

  • Report to the POL Coordinator, and be able to cover the role when the POL Coordinator is not on site to deal with any issues that arise, keeping safety first.
  • Be responsible for all functions of the Incinerator Plant including emergency procedure.
  • Be responsible for all functions in the Waste Transfer Facility and procedures.
  • Abide by the DDMI Waste Management plan.
  • Be involved with lube storage and transfers processes.
  • Be knowledgeable with fuel measurement procedures.
  • Work in a team based environment keeping safety first in all tasks.
  • Have experience or must be able and willing to get trained to operate the 930 Loader, Bus, Bobcat, Vac and Water Truck, Tractor Trailer, Fuel Tanker, ¾ Tonne Flat Deck and Cube Van.
  • Lead the Winter Road Project Crew ensuring safety first and products are delivered without incident.


To be successful in this role you should have:

  • Knowledge in fuel systems, processes and emergency procedures.
  • Excellent communication skills, oral and written.
  • Computer skills, including basic filing system knowledge and the ability to create and modify simple Microsoft Word and Excel documents, data entry and e-mail applications and as well understand the functions of the Delta V program and the Computrol system.
  • Experience working in an isolated northern climate where weather can reach anywhere from 20oc to -50oc and aircraft is your only means of transportation.
  • The ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • The ability to operate the Incinerator Plant, Fuel Farms and Lube Shop.
  • The ability to set up pumping systems for product transfers.
  • Must prove ability to work in stressful conditions with little or no direct supervision.


Minimum Qualifications (equivalencies will be considered):

  • Level 1 Mining Supervisors Certificate.
  • Valid First Aid Certificate.
  • Must be certified in WHMIS, TDG and understand how to utilize the MSDS Binder.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.


This position requires a person with proven ability to work in a cross cultural, diverse environment demonstrating cultural awareness and sensitivity. 


Please note, successful security and medical clearances are required (confirmed criminal record history, medical and drug & alcohol tests). 


The point of pickup (POP) for this role is one of the following locations: Tłı̨chǫ Communities, Yellowknife, Hay River and Fort Smith therefore only Northwest Territories residents will be considered for this role. 


Tłı̨chǫ Logistics offers a competitive compensation package including benefits for full-time positions.


We thank those who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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