New Mineral Processing Operator program results in jobs
HOUSTON, B.C. – A new, hands-on program training program is responding to B.C.’s hiring needs in the mining and exploration industry.
Northwest Community College School of Exploration & Mining (NWCC SEM) delivered a pilot Mineral Processing Operator (MPO) program in Houston, B.C. September 2 – November 28, 2014. The MPO program is industry focused and included an on-site experience at an operating mine, several mine-site tours, and tutorials from industry professionals. Two graduates from the program have already been hired at Imperial Metal’s Red Chris mine.