The Hauls

The routes, shifts and rates for Arrow’s operation out of Stewart.

The Red Chris Mine

Home Terminal: Stewart, B.C.
Commodity: Copper Concentrate
Route: Stewart to Red Chris Mine. Driver loads with front end loader on scale. Return to Stewart unload at Stewart Bulk Terminals.
Distance: 640 km round trip
Shift length: 11-12 hours
Schedule: 5 days on shift, 2 days reset (6th shifts are available based on hours of service, mine inventory and equipment availability)
Pay Rate: $34.00/hr
Pension: $2.50/hr
Living Out Allowance: $50/day

The Brucejack Mine (Off Road)

Home Terminal: Wild Fire Camp – Brucejack  
Commodity: Gold Concentrate
Route: Two trips per day between Wild Fire Camp (1km) and Bowser Camp (52km)
Distance: 104 km round trip X 2 trips
Shift length: 10-12 hours
Schedule: 5 days on shift, 2 days reset (6th shifts are available based on hours of service, mine inventory and equipment availability). Reset days are taken in Stewart. Accommodations in Stewart are provided free of charge.
Pay Rate: $34.00/hr
Pension: $2.50/hr
Living Out Allowance: $50/day

Highway Stewart to Wild Fire – Brucejack 

Home Terminal: Stewart, B.C.
Commodity: Gold Concentrates
Route: 2 trips per shift Stewart to Wild Fire dolly off trailers a 1.5km lay down yard, pin up to loaded trailers and return to Stewart to unload at Stewart Bulk Terminals.
Distance: 500 km round trip
Shift length: 11-12 hours
Schedule: 5 days on shift 2 days reset (6th shifts are available based on hours of service, mine inventory and equipment availability).
Pay Rate: $34.00/hr
Pension: $2.50/hr
Living Out Allowance: $50/day

Silver Tip – North

Home Terminal: Dease Lake, B.C.
Commodity: Zinc
Route: Driver leaves Dease Lake empty travels to Silver Tip lay down yard (near Rancheria Yukon) drop empty trailers. Hook to loaded trailers and return to Dease Lake to forward load to Stewart with South based truck.
Distance: 700 km round trip
Shift length: 11-12 hours
Schedule: 5 days on shift 2 days reset (6th shifts are available based on hours of service, mine inventory and equipment availability).
Pay Rate: $34.00/hr
Pension: $2.50/hr
Living Out Allowance: $50/day

Silver Tip Haul – South

Home Terminal: Stewart, B.C.
Commodity: Zinc
Route: Driver leaves Stewart empty travels to Dease Lake lay down yard swaps empty trailers for loaded trailers with Dease Lake truck. Return to Stewart and unload at Stewart Bulk Terminals.
Distance: 700 km round trip
Shift length: 11-12 hours
Schedule: 5 days on shift 2 days reset (6th shifts are available based on hours of service, mine inventory and equipment availability).
Pay Rate: $34.00/hr
Pension: $2.50/hr

Living Out Allowance: $50/day

Haul Shifts

All of our units are run double shifted with cross shifts. Due to hours of service, weekly maintenance days and the mentally demanding road conditions, all of our drivers are scheduled for 5 days of work/week with 2 days off to reset. An additional 6th shift is available based on hours of service, mine inventory and equipment availability. Out of town drivers are offered the following rotations:

  • 2 weeks on 1 week off
  • 4 weeks on 2 weeks off
  • 4 weeks on 1 week off