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Newmont data-careersite-propertyid="title" class="rtltextaligneligible">Encageur in United States

data-careersite-propertyid="title" class="rtltextaligneligible">Encageur

Date: Jun 10, 2024


Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, CA, J9Y 0A8

Workplace Type: Onsite

At Newmont, people create the value in the metals we mine and are ambassadors in the communities where they live and work. As a team, we foster an environment in support of our people vision, where everyone belongs, thrives and is valued. We have built a diverse and inclusive workplace where our people can bring their differences to support delivering results together.

Éléonore is a fly-in, fly‑out operation, with a world-class, state-of-the-art facility that is among the largest gold mines in Quebec. It is located in Eeyou Istchee/James Bay, in a remote corner of the Northern Quebec region, 800 km north of Montreal. A place where we ensure all employees can reach their full potential, establishing an open door and supportive work environment.

Join us and unearth your potential in a global company that is at the forefront of shaping the future of the mining industry.


The cage tender is part of the mining operations team. The incumbent is responsible for operating the cage safely.


  • Operate the cage safely during the descent and ascent of personnel, equipment, ore and waste

  • Understand and master the language of sound signals so as to communicate with the hoist operator during operations

  • Ensure that ore and waste are properly loaded in the mine shaft

  • Repair mine shaft components, when needed

  • Respect, know and promote company regulations and policies, particularly with regard to health and safety

  • All other related tasks


• High School Diploma and/or a combination of education and relevant experience

• 1 year of experience in cage operation

• Valid explosives permit

• Mining Modules 1 to 5 and 7

• Knowledge of the regulations and procedures in effect regarding mine shafts

• Bilingual (an advantage)

Working Conditions

  • Schedule: 14 days of work followed by 14 days off

  • Eleonore mine site

    Interested qualified candidates should send their resume via the company's Web site at ( no later than June 24, 2024.

    We understand no candidate will meet every single desired qualification. If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can bring value to the role, we’d love to learn more about you!

    We thank all applicants for their interest. However, we will only contact those selected for an interview.

    As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont is committed to diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.