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Title:  Electrical & Instrumentation Technician

Department:  Maintenance

Michigamme, MI, US, 49861

Contract Type: Permanent
Employee Type: Employee
Work Type: Work from Office / Site


Lundin Mining is a diversified Canadian base metals mining company with operations in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, the United States of America, Portugal, y Sweden, primarily producing copper, nickel and zinc.

Role Summary

Perform installation, repair, troubleshoot and maintenance on electrical and instrumentation systems.   Qualifying candidates range from entry level to fully qualified electrical and instrumentation technicians. 

Main Responsibilities | Activities

  • Use voltmeter, ammeter, megger, and related testing equipment.
  • Performs voltage testing on electrical equipment up to 25KV.
  • Perform proper Lockout of equipment for maintenance.
  • Performs preventative maintenance and troubleshooting on all electrical systems including instrumentation and Rockwell Distributed Control Systems.
  • Maintain generators, motors, conveyors, and other electrical equipment.
  • Install, repair, replace equipment such as relays, switches, supervisory controls, indicating and recording equipment.
  • Prepare work orders and complete necessary reports.
  • Maintain telephones, paging systems and mine radio systems.
  • Operate forklifts, man lifts, pick-up trucks, and related service vehicles.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education, Qualifications and Experience

  • Knowledge of electrical systems and understanding and application of mathematical and electrical formulas is required.
  • Knowledge of instrumentation and control systems is preferred.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with an Industrial Electrical degree or those with previous electrical or instrumentation experience in an industrial setting.
  • A valid driver’s license required.

Key Personal Competencies

  • Action Oriented - Initiates timely action to address important issues.
  • Collaborates - Encourages unity rather than us vs. them thinking
  • Communicates Effectively - Clear, concise, and professional in communication.
  • Decision Quality - Considers various inputs, criteria, and trade-offs to arrive at effective decisions and recommendations.
  • Ensures accountability - Follows through on commitments.
  • Manages Ambiguity - Accepts needed change despite the uncertainty it brings.

HSEC Accountabilities

Everyone in the workplace is responsible for his or her own safety and for the safety of their co-workers. Employees are responsible for performing all tasks in accordance with relevant HSEC Site Procedures, so as to work safely and keep the workplace safe.  Lundin Mining Company is responsible for determining steps required to ensure health and safety of all employees, protection of the environment, and the community. Specifically, all employees must:

  • Accept personal responsibility for HSEC
  • Identify hazards, unsafe actions, and conditions that could result in damage to property, injury, impacts to the environment, and the community
  • Obey any instruction issued to protect their own personal health and safety, and the health and safety of others, protection of the environment and the community.
  • Report, as soon as practicable to their Manager any situations where HSEC requirements are not being conformed to within their work area
  • Avoid endangerment to any other person through any act or omission
  • Only use equipment you are trained to use and operate the equipment in a way that is safe, protects the environment and doesn’t cause undue community impacts.
  • Participate in HSEC training provided to them
  • Report all incidents; including but not limited to injuries, near miss, community interactions and impacts, environmental impacts, spills, unsafe work practices, etc.

Lundin Mining Corporation fosters a positive, equitable and progressive workforce and is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process. We will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process. If you require any accommodation during the application and hiring process, please contact Human Resources at

Lundin Mining is an equal opportunity employer, committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. We welcome applications from people with diverse backgrounds, identities, and cultures.


Requisition ID: 1982

Nearest Major Market: Marquette
Nearest Secondary Market: Northern Michigan

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