Long Hole Loader

  • Lake Shore Gold
  • Timmins West and Bell Creek Mine
  • Nov 04, 2019
Full time Other Skilled Labor

Job Description

In this position, you will be responsible for reading and interpreting blast layouts and using bulk and packaged explosives.  Duties will include, but are not limited to, cleaning holes and preparing for blasts; laying out detonators and boosters; stemming of holes; installation and grouting of cable bolts, ensuring proper columns on holes and tying in blasts using Nonel and Electronic Initiation systems.


  • Previous experience in all aspects of blasting would be considered an asset
  • Practice good housekeeping
  • Be committed to safety
  • Basic UG Hard Rock Common Core is required
  • Applicants must be eligible to work in Canada


Salary & Benefits

  • Medical and Prescription
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Pension/RSP plan
  • Basic Life/Accidental Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Vacation
  • Competitive Wages
  • Eligible for Mine/Mill Performance Plan Incentives

We thank all candidates for their interest in Lake Shore Gold; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Lake Shore Gold is an equal opportunity employer.