• Underground Long Hole Blaster/Driller

    Location CA-ON-Dubreuilville, Island Gold Mine
    Posted Date 3 months ago(10/03/2018 11:02 AM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Miner:Underground-Mina:subterránea-Madenci - Yeralti
    Reporting Manager Role
    Mine Supervisor
  • Overview

    Reporting to the Mine Captain and Underground Supervisor, the Long Hole Driller/Blaster is responsible to complete all required preparation for drilling and blasting while working according to the company’s policies, work procedures and all applicable government legislations ensuring efficient operations within a safety conscious work environment.


    • Must have proven experience in LH Drilling
    • Drill setup and take down
    • Required to read prints and accurately identify which holes to load and what length
    • Able to sequence blast using Icons and troubleshoot as required
    • Safely operate scoop to cleanup in stopes
    • Safely blow floors down for cable and production holes
    • Safely operate tractor with basket and forks.
    • Set up bumper blocks for mucking remote
    • Safely operate backhoe for cleaning holes
    • Able to set up water blast and sprays
    • Install vent barricades and remove pipe prior to blasting
    • Safely operate scissor truck
    • Safely drill with jackleg and stoper
    • Install life lines, swing arms, remote stands and bumper block
    • Safely install and strip services


    • Must have full UG common core modules for Drilling and Blasting
    • Must be self – motivated, organized and have initiative. Able to work with others.
    • Must be able and qualified to perform all tasks of the position in a safe manner.
    • MTCU Transcripts must be submitted along with your resume


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