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Niobec Project – Raisebore Helper I (2020-4609)

Job Description

Project                                           Niobec 

Location                                        Saguenay Quebec - 5.3 km W from Saint-Honoré, Quebec, Canada

Rotation                                         Minimum of 14 day in 14 day out to 28 day in 14 day off

Shift Length                                  12.5 hours

Travel                                             Kilometers paid

Accommodations                         Provided + Living Allowance

Compensation                              Redpath Canada Limited offers a comprehensive wage and benefit package


Job Summary:

The primary role of the Raisebore Helper is to assist the Raisebore Operator in all facets of operating the raisedrill machinery, including moving, set up, pilot hole drilling, installation/ removal of reamer, MUBO tool, inspection and tear down. In addition, the Raisebore Helper is role in which the incumbent is expected to learn

Additional Information:

  • There are two classifications of Raisebore Helper, I and II, that are contingent upon level of experience and competence in the role.
  • The Raisebore Helper may progress in the scale and complexity of the work due to the various classes of raisedrills employed


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must be able to comprehend written and verbal instructions as required to perform required duties in a safe and efficient manner
  • Assisting the Raisebore Operator as required with the operation, set-up, etc. of the Redpath raisedrill fleet
  • Observe and learn the various duties with respect to the safe and efficient operation of the raisedrill
  • Assist with minor repairs as required
  • Assist the crew with maintaining a clean work site, storage of materials and spare parts
  • Must be able to follow proper procedure to ensure safety and to control equipment damage
  • The duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive.


Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Required: Secondary School Diploma or equivalent
  • Preferred: 6 months – 1 year in a mining environment with raisedrills for a Raisebore Helper II classification
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Mechanical aptitude and ability to do perform routine maintenance on machines
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment
  • Ability to multi task and work effectively
  • Ability to work collaboratively and independently


Health and Safety:

  • Follow Company and Client health and safety standards and report all unsafe acts or conditions to supervisor

  • Practice proper use and maintenance of personal protective equipment

  • Work in accordance with local legislation


  • Pre-employment Requirements:


  • FMTM (Formation Modulaire du Québec) or Underground Hard Rock Mining Common Core (Ontario)

  • Permis Général d’Explosifs or able to obtain one as soon as possible

  • Drug test




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