Production and Development Miner Alternative titles: Blaster, Mucking Machine Operator, Underground Mine Driller

$31.15/h Average Salary
Job Prospects

What are the main duties?

  • Carry out drilling and blasting operations.
  • Set and operate different types of mining machinery (drills, mucking machinesand hoists).
  • Reinforce tunnel walls and underground passageways.
  • Clear areas and transport ore.

Is it right for you?

  • You are in excellent physical condition.
  • You have good reflexes.
  • You are willing to do physically demanding work.


Ore Extraction

Where is this program being offered?
regions quebec Abitibi - Témiscamingue and Nord-du-Québec
Job Placement Rate
80% Job Placement Rate
5% % who pursue further education
Duration of training 930h
6 to 7 months
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