8-week training program, offered at the New Gold Rainy River Project site starting on August 26.

The Métis Nation of Ontario is pleased to offer an opportunity for Métis Nation of Ontario citizens to pursue a new Surface Miner Operator Training Program.

  • New 8 week training program will be focused on Haul Trucks and Production Drills
  • Priority will be given to eligible MNO citizens within Region One
  • Completing the Surface Miner Operator training program could lead to employment as a Surface Mine Operator at New Gold’s Rainy River Project
  • Must be able to life 50-60 pounds and endure extreme weather conditions
  • TOWES testing a prerequisite
  • Drug and alcohol testing is a prerequisite
  • All equipment provided except CSA safety boots
  • Training allowances provided
  • Applicants must be 19 years or older, and must submit a cover letter and resume for consideration before July 22, 2015.

Resumes and cover letters to:
Dana O’Donnell
Métis Nations of Ontario
426 Victoria Avenue
Fort Frances

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.