Be a part of the initial team to grow and operate a regionally significant new underground mine development that is rapidly becoming the future of the iconic Red Lake gold mining district in Ontario, Canada.
Reporting to the Underground Mine Foreman the successful candidate plans, administers and reviews the production activities of the underground mining operation to live the safety culture, optimize resource use, minimize costs and maintain quality standards.
The Underground Mine Supervisor will inspire the mining team to create a safe, motivated and productive environment which leads to innovative continuous improvement.
This position requires an individual who has a strong mining background with good planning, organizing, leadership capabilities and communication skills.
This is a locally based position on a two week on and two week off schedule.
The focus of this role will include :
Ensures underground mining activities are conducted in accordance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act (Ontario) and Regulations and environmental standards
Complies with all safety requirements and observes all company policies and procedures
Assists with the development of production targets and ensures production targets are met or exceeded
Maintains effective working relationships with Contractors, Suppliers and Service Providers, and ensures adherence to contractual requirements
Develops a sense of continuous improvement and ensures appropriate training programs are conducted and followed
Interphases with other Supervisors and the Management team
Reviews mining methods
Leads direct manpower to achieve planned results
Completes daily, weekly, and monthly safety compliances
Other duties as may be required
Skills and Experience :
A minimum of 3 years of Supervisory experience in an underground mine.
Supervisory common core.
Strong leadership and team building skills to develop and maintain positive working relationships with a diverse workforce
Instills a team approach in working with other operating departments
Must have a valid driver’s license.
Good problem solving and decision making skills as well as superior written and oral communication skills
Strong interpersonal, influencing, analytical and problem solving skills
Excellent interpersonal / relationship skills.
Ability to communicate with individuals and or groups at all levels of the organization, written and oral.
Mine rescue experience required
PureGold Red Lake Mine is an equal opportunity employer who appreciates all those interested in working on this exciting project.