Information for Newcomers to Canada

Mining Communities

Living in a rural mining community can seem a bit daunting. However, this lifestyle is a great fit for a lot of people who are looking for a quiet lifestyle in a close-knit community. Watch the video to hear more from those who have worked and lived in these communities.

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Fly-in-fly-out jobs

Many mining companies will fly their employees in and out of mine sites, where the mine is in a remote location, often for two-week periods. Fly-in-fly-out (FIFO) jobs have many benefits for employees. Hear from people working in the industry about their thoughts on this lifestyle.

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