This role is responsible for operating jumbos to meet or exceed targets while providing leadership and guidance to crews with a strong focus on safety. This role follows a 14/14 schedule to a drive in camp in Northern Ontario. Travel is required.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Drive drift, incline and decline with minimal overbreak
  • Mark faces in accordance with drilling plans
  • Install ground support
  • Follow all safety guidelines and requirements and report any safety hazards, concerns or incidents
  • Complete tasks as assigned by the shift supervisor regarding ground support requirements
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Minimum five (5) years in underground mining with relevant experience (operating jumbos)
  • Must have down ramp experience
  • Proven ability to lead development crews safety, meeting targets
  • Basic Underground Hardrock Mining Common Core
  • Understanding and commitment to safety regulations and policies and adherence to standard operating procedures

Working Conditions

  • Drive in camp job with a schedule of two weeks in, two weeks out, located in Northern Ontario.
  • Requires travel

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to meet the physical demands of the job (standing for long periods of time, lifting heavy loads in excess of 40 pounds etc.)
  • Must be able to pass a medical and drug test