Harte Gold - Remote Scoop Operator/Scoop Operator

Project: Sugar Zone - Harte Gold

Redpath Mining Contractors and Engineers


White River, Ontario


20 days on - 10 days off

Shift Length:

11 hours


Kilometers capped at 1000.00 per rotation


Camp setting


Redpath Limited offers comprehensive benefits

Job Summary:

Under the Supervision of the Underground Supervisor, the primary role of the Scoop Operator is to operate mining equipment to load, haul and dump ore or waste from development and/or production area in a safe manner

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Refuel, check coolant and engine and hydraulic oils, lubricate all points and complete standard daily check forms and drives equipment to and from work area
  • Visually inspects, sounds, scales and washes down work area, if required
  • Operates manual and remote scoop tram to load bucket with ore/waste; hauls to dump or loads onto truck, and transports mine supplies
  • Advances vent tubing, installs or removes air and water pipes to facilitate own work
  • Operate traffic control signals where applicable and respond to signals to prevent a vehicle accident
  • Completes daily log book on equipment and submits written and verbal reports
  • Report progress and any unusual occurrences to supervisor
  • Maintains working area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition
  • Must be able to comprehend written and verbal instructions as required to perform his duties in a safe and efficient manner
  • 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:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 2 years’ experience operating LHD equipment
  • Ontario Hard Rock Underground Common Core – Full Basic (or other provincial equivalent)
  • Required Modules: U0020 and U0068 (or other provincial equivalent)
  • Ability to multi task and work effectively
  • Ability to work efficiently as part of a team as well as independently
  • Ability to make decisions quickly
  • Good communication skills

Health and Safety:

  • Follow Company and Client health and safety standards and report all unsafe acts or conditions to supervisor
  • Responsible to ensure proper use and maintenance of personal protective equipment
  • Work in accordance with local legislation

Pre-employment Requirements:

  • Drug test

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