Organization Overview At Taseko Mines, we’re proud to call British Columbia our home. We are looking for enthusiastic employees who share our vision for long-
term, responsible growth in this province. Joining our Gibraltar Mine team makes you part of Canada’s proud mining heritage.
The Gibraltar coppermolybdenum mine is a cornerstone of the regional economy and an example of great Canadian mining in action.
Located in the heart of BC’s stunning Cariboo region, Gibraltar is approximately 60 km north of Williams Lake. It is the second largest open pit copper mine in Canada.
A sustainable mining operation with a 27 year mine life, Gibraltar is undergoing a significant multi-phase expansion taking our daily milling throughput to 85,000 tons per day and we’re looking for talented candidates to help us facilitate this. That’s where you come in
We currently have an opportunity for a Welding Foreman, Mine Maintenance Position Summary Duties and Responsibilities
Ensure direct reports have a clear understanding of their responsibilities and have the resources available to accomplish outcomes.
Critical path-bucket overhaul schedule compliance.
Consistently apply employee engagement tools to achieve and maintain fully competent and strongly engaged employees.
Establish strong working relationships with interdepartmental peer group.
Communicate and execute maintenance plans and schedules in a cost-effective manner.
Inform, motivate and coach employees to achieve and sustain optimal output capacity.
Ensure safety standards of supervised employees are met by holding monthly safety meetings, completing required shift cycle tours, reviewing procedures and through visible safety leadership.
Execute and reinforce the health and safety program.
Complete all reports and investigations with assigned time periods.
Consistently set and communicate priorities.
Create and maintain a positive working relationship with employees and personnel in other departments.
Monitor equipment status and accurately use the CSM system to perform daily duties.
Ensure direct reports are performing jobs to plan and that daily maintenance targets are on plan.
Report plan progress and variances to Supervisor daily and follow-up with direct reports as required.
Ensure environmental compliance with all permitting and reporting requirements.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
A Certified Journeyman Red Seal Welder.
At least 3 years’ progressive supervision experience.
Solid understanding of Maintenance planning and processes.
Knowledge of Mining Operations and experience working with all types of buckets, haul trucks, and support equipment.
Demonstrated ability to organize, direct and supervise.
Solid written, verbal and group presentation skills.
Compensation Gibraltar offers an excellent benefit package which includes competitive salary, a Registered Retirement Savings Plan and relocation assistance to Williams Lake.