Underground Hard Rock Miner Common Core Trainer


Norcat, ,



Employment Opportunity

NORCAT is a not-for-profit incorporated company based in Sudbury, Ontario. NORCAT is a leader in occupational health and safety training, mine training, and technology innovation and commercialization.  At NORCAT, new ideas and technologies come to fruition through innovative thinking and practical application. NORCAT is growing and looking for talented self-motivated people to join its dynamic team.

Underground Hard Rock Miner Common Core Trainer

Reporting to the Mine Manager, the Trainer will be responsible for training students in the Underground Hard

Rock Miner Common Core MAESD P#77010 modules. On a day-to-day basis the Trainer will work with trainees teaching them the fundamentals of hard rock mining. The emphasis of the training delivery method will be on practical, hands on training.


• Lead a group of trainees on a day-to-day basis teaching them the fundamentals of hard rock mining and ensuring delivery of training complies with Ministry tandards as            outlined in the Standards Booklets for the following modules:

• UOOOO Follow Surface and Underground Inductions Procedures

• U0001 Perform General Inspections

• U0002 Scale Loose Rock

• U0003 Set Up Wooden Staging

• U0004 Drill Rock

• U0005 Rock Bolt Ground

• U0006 Blast Rock

• U0010 Muck with LHD

• U0011 Extend Services

• U0012 Lock out and Tag of Prime Movers and Related Equipment* Duties would include teaching the students to drill and bolt with jackleg and stopers drills, blasting,                mucking with LHD, extending services of air and water, locking and tagging, erecting wooden staging, and skills that pertain to the mining cycle.

• Ensure adherence to NORCAT safety policies procedures

• Provide support and I or administer select training and development programs as needed.

• Perform mine maintenance and other work at the mine identified by the Mine Manager. Qualifications:

• Must be certified in Underground Hard Rock Miner Common Core MAESD Program # 770010 (please submit official MAESD transcript for review)

• Minimum ten years of underground mining experience required

• Minimum five years training experience required

• Certificate in 'Train the Trainer' program would be an asset

• Strong leadership, multi-tasking and communication skills

• Strong teamwork and collaboration skills 

NORCAT thanks all those who apply, however, only those deemed most suitable for this position will be contacted.

NORCAT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Job Type: Full-time


• Training: 5 years (Required)

• Underground mining: 10 years (Required) License:

• MAESD Program #770010 (Required)

• Train the Trainer Certificate (Preferred)

Deadline to apply:  December 14, 2018

Drop off resume at:  1545 Maley Drive, Sudbury


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