How do I get a Job at Esker Camp?

By Stephen Sagutch, Camp Support A lot of great employee stories have been shared in Eagle’s Eye. For those interested in working at Noront, here’s how I got hired and some tips about what to do if you’d like to work here. When I heard there was going to be mining development in the Ring of Fire, I saw it as an opportunity. Continue Reading

Commuting to Esker

By Curtis Coaster, Field Assistant Travel is a significant part of working in a remote camp. Esker Camp is in the marshy James Bay Lowlands, so our methods for getting to work change with the seasons. We start out with a travel plan organized by our Logistics Coordinator, Catherine Niemi. Depending on where you live, travel days can begin bright and early at 6am, Continue Reading

ᐊᓂᓐ ᑫᐅᓐᒋᑌᐱᓇᒪᓐ ᐊᓄᑭᐎᓐ ᑲᔑᐱᒪᑎᓇᒃ ᑲᐯᔑᐎᓂᒃ?

ᔭᐦᐊ  ᐃᔅᑎᐱᓐ  ᓴᑲᒡ, ᑲᐯᔑᐎᓐ  ᐎᒋᐦᐃᐌᐎᓐ ᐎᓐᑫ  ᒥᔑᓇᑐᓐ  ᐅᑕᓄᑭᒃ  ᐅᑎᐸᒋᒧᐎᓂᐗ  ᐁᑭ  ᐸᑭᑎᓂᑲᑌᑭᓐ  ᐅᐦᐅᒪ  ᐅᔑᐱᐦᐃᑫᐎᓂᒃ  ᒥᑭᓯ  ᐅᒐᑉ.    ᑭᓇᐗ  ᑲᐸᑯᓭᓐᑕᒣᒃ  ᐅᐦᐅᒪ  ᑲᐎᐊᓄᑭᔦᒃ  ᓄᕐᐊᓐᑦ, ᑲᐎᓐᑕᓐ  ᐊᓂᓐ  ᑲᑭᐅᓐᒋᑌᐱᓇᒪᓐ  ᐊᓄᑭᐎᓐ  ᐁᑯ  ᑲᐎᓐᑕᓐ  ᐸᑭ  ᑫᑯᓐ  ᑫᑐᑕᒪᓐ  ᑭᔥᐱᓐ  ᐎᑌᐱᓇᒪᓐ  ᐅᐦᐅᒪ  ᐊᓄᑭᐎᓐ. Continue Reading

ᐃᔕᔭᓐ ᑲᔑᐱᒪᑎᓇᒃ

ᔭᐦᐊ  ᑲᕐᑎᔅ  ᑯᔅᑐᕐ, ᐊᑯᒋᓐᒃ ᐊᓄᑭᓇᑲᓐ ᒥᑌᐦᐁ  ᓇᓐᑕᐌᓐᑕᑯᓐ  ᐱᒥᔭᐎᓐ ᐊᓄᑭᐎᓇᒃ  ᑲᔑᐊᓄᑭᓇᓂᐗᒃ  ᑲᔑᑲᐯᔑᓇᓂᐗᒃ.    ᑲᔑᐱᒪᑎᓐᒃ  ᑲᐯᔑᐎᓐ  ᑲᔑᒪᔥᑭᑯᐗᒃ  ᐃᔑᐊᑌ  ᐌᑎ  ᒉᔾᒻᔅ  ᐯᔾ  ᑲᔑᑕᐸᓯᑕᓇᒃ, ᐊᓂ  ᐊᐱᒋ  ᐊᓐᒋᓭ  ᐱᒥᔭᐎᓐ ᑲᑕᓱ  ᐊᓐᑕᑭᐗᒃ. Continue Reading

ᐊᓄᑭᐎ ᑭᑯᓄᐦᐅᒪᑫᐎᓐ ᓄᑯᒻ ᐁᑯ ᐗᐸᒃ

ᔭᐦᐊ  ᐱᕋᓐᑕᓐ  ᒐᒻ, ᑲᐯᔑᐎᓐ  ᐎᒋᐦᐃᐌᐎᓐ ᔭᐦᐃ  ᓂᑕᒻ  ᑲᐎᐅᑕᐱᓇᒪᐸᓐ ᑭᒋ  ᐊᐸᒋᑕᑲᓇᓐ  ᑭᑯᓐᐦᐅᒪᑫᐎᓇᓐ  ᓂᓱ  ᐱᐳᓄᒃ.    ᐸᓂᒪᑕᔥ  ᑲᑭᐸᑭᑎᓂᑯᔭᓐ  ᒋᒪᒋᑐᑕᒪᓐ  ᐗᑎᐸᑯ  ᑭᓯᔅ  2018, ᐎᓐᑫ  ᑭᑭᒋᓀᓐᑕᓐ  ᐁᑯ  ᑭᓭᑫᓐᑕᓐ. ᔭᐦᐃ  ᑲᓂᓯᐌᑭᓇᑾᒃ  ᑭᒋ  ᐊᐸᒋᑕᑲᓇᓐ  ᑭᑯᓄᐦᐅᒪᑫᐎᓇᓐ  ᑫᐅᓐᒋᑭᑫᓐᑕᒪᓐ  ᐊᓂᓐ ᑫᑐᒋᑲᑌᒃ  ᐱᒥᐱᓇᑲᓀᒡ  ᑲᒪᓀᐦᐃᑫᒡ  ᐅᑕᐸᓐ  ᐁᑯ  ᒪᓇᐦᐃᑫᐎ  ᑭᒋᐅᑕᐸᓐ  (ᒪᐗᒡ  ᑲᑭᒋᓀᓂᒪᒃ).  ᑲᑭᓇ  ᑲᐱᒥᑌᑭᓐ  ᑲᐎᒋᐦᐃᐌᒪᑲᒃ  ᑭᒋᐅᓄᑭᐎᓂᒃ  ᐎᐸᒡ  ᐁᑭᔑᑐᔦᓐᒃ  ᐊᓄᑭᐎᓇᓐ  ᐁᑯ  ᑭᑫᓐᑕᒪᓐ  ᐊᓂᓐ  ᑭᑐᑕᐗᒋᑲᑌᑭᓐ  ᑭᒋ  ᐅᑕᐸᓇᒃ  ᑲᐅᓐᒋᑭᒋᓀᓐᑕᑯᔅ ᐊᓄᑭᐎᓂᒃ  ᐅᐦᐅᒪ  ᓄᕐᐊᓐᑦ. Continue Reading

Training for Today and Tomorrow

ᐸᐧᕋᐣᑎᐣ ᒐᑦ ᑕᔑᑫᐧᐃᑲᒥᑯᐠ ᑲᐧᐃᒋᐧᑕᐟ ᐅᐡᑲᐨ ᓂᐧᐃ ᑭᐢᑭᓄᐊᒪᓱᑕᔾ ᑲ ᐱᑦᐸᓂᑭ ᑲᒥᔕᑭ ᑫᐧᑲᓇ 3 ᐱᐳ ᐅᑕᓇᐠ᙮ ᑫᑲ ᒪᑲ ᓂᑭᐱᑐᐧᑫᐸᓂᐣ ᐧᐁᐧᐁᐧᐃᐱᓯᑦ 2018 ᓂ ᑭ ᑭᒋ ᒥᐧᓀᓂᑌᑕᔾ ᓀᐢᑕ ᐁᓭᑭᓯᔭᐸᐣ᙮ Continue Reading

ᐁᑭᑭᓄᒪᑯᔭᓐ ᐅᐅᐌ ᓄᑯᒻ ᑲᑭᔑᑲᒃ ᒥᓇ ᐗᐸᒃ

ᓂᓐ ᐳᕋᓐᑕᓐ ᒑᒻ, ᑲᐯᔑᐎᓂᒃ ᑲᐗᐎᒋᑐᒡ ᓂᑕᒻ ᑭᓀᑕᓇᐸᓐ ᒋᐅᑕᐱᓇᒪᓐ ᑭᒋᐅᑕᐸᓇᒃ ᒋᐱᒥᐱᓱᔭᓐ ᓂᓱᐊᐦᑭᐎᓐ ᐅᑕᓇᒃ᙮ ᐊᐱ ᐁᑭᓂᑯᔭᓐ ᒋᒪᒋᑕᔭᓐ ᑲᐃᓯᓭᑭᐸᒻ ᓯᑌᒻᐳᕐ 2018, ᑭᑭᒋᓀᑕᓐ ᒥᓇ ᑭᑯᑕᑌᑕᓐ᙮ ᑭᐅᑕᐱᓇᓐ ᑲᓂᓯᐗᒡ ᑭᒋᐅᑕᐸᓇᒃ ᑭᑭᓄᒪᑫᐎᓐ ᒋᑭᑭᓄᒪᑯᔭᓐ ᒋᓂᑕᐱᒥᐱᓱᔭᓐ ᑲᒪᑭᓯᑌᒡ ᐅᑕᐸᓐ ᑲᒧᓇᐦᐃᑫᒡ, ᑲᐸᔥᑾᐦᐃᑫᒡ ᒥᓇ ᑲᒧᓇᐦᐃᑫᒡ ᑭᒋᐅᑕᐸᓐ (ᑲᒥᓉᓂᒪᒃ)᙮ Continue Reading

Training for Today and Tomorrow

By Brandyn Chum, Camp Support I first wanted to take a heavy equipment course three years ago. When I finally got the go ahead in September 2018, I was excited and nervous. I chose 3-piece Heavy Equipment Training so I could learn how to operate a Rubber Tire Backhoe, a Bulldozer and an Excavator (my favorite). Continue Reading