Manager - Mining and Asset Management

Goldcorp Inc., Timmins On

Newmont is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The Company is an industry leader in value creation, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Newmont was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.

 

The historic Porcupine district located in Northern Ontario, Canada has produced more than 67 million ounces of gold since 1910. Porcupine Operations include the Hoyle Pond underground mine, the Hollinger open pit mine, the Dome processing facility located within the City of Timmins and the Borden underground mine is located 180km west of  Timmins near the community of Chapleau.

Reporting directly to the General manager, the successful candidate with have the managerial responsibility and accountability for all operational aspects of underground and open pit mining and maintenance with the objective of safely achieving production goals at three distinct mining operations that are unionized, non-union and contractor mining.

Essential Job Duties Include

  • Engaging in strategic planning and providing guidance and leadership to 3 mining operations to ensure each operation achieves budgeted/planned tonnage. This includes the continuation of the ramp up of the Borden Mine, addressing challenges of recovery, dilution and costs at the Hoyle Pond Mine and continuous improvement at the Hollinger Mine.
  • Implements and holds reports accountable for a comprehensive health, safety and loss prevention program and an environmental performance program.
  • Proactively seeks, and ensures indirect reports seek, processes and procedures to improve the cost effectiveness of the department(s).
  • Leads and manages the mining team by clearly defining expectations of the mining staff’s roles and responsibilities.
  • Actively analyzes past incidents and known risks, and ensures direct reports are doing the same, and actively pursues methods to reduce incidents and risk potential.
  • Coach, mentor and motivate teams to achieve mining and business targets.
  • Manages succession planning for direct reports.
  • Manages and organizes the mining team to optimize the efficiency of the operation.
  • Leads by example and ensures the mining team is living the Newmont values.
  • Leads the mining team by developing and communicating a strategic plan.
  • Ensures compliance of company policies and procedures.
  • Helps develop and monitors and determines methods to meet budgeted/cost estimates.
  • Promotes and leads continuous improvement practices.
  • Leads and manages change.
  • Works with and interacts well with other groups, such as Environmental, H&S, Human Resources, External Relations and Technical Services.
  • Continually investigates and implements ways to improve the effectiveness of the mine and mining team and seeks best practices.
  • Forms, develops, monitors and coordinates a team of mining staff professionals.
  • Ensures production achieves budgeted/planned amounts to feed processing plants. Ensures the grade to the processing plants is as budgeted to achieve production.
  • Ensures compliance with all provincial and federal laws for safety, employment and environment.
  • The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.

Training & Experience

  • Degree in Mining Engineering and 8-10 years of mining experience with experience as an operational superintendent primarily in underground mining.
  • Experience working in a unionized environment would be an asset.
  • Keen business sense toward maximizing cash flow, maximizing net asset value, minimizing unit costs, and maximizing earnings.
  • Exceptional communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills.

For more information on Newmont:

  • Newmont website: http://www.newmont.com/home/default.aspx
  • Lifecycle of a Mine microsite (educational site that explains what happens during each phase of a mine's life): http://lifecycle.newmont.com/
  • Newmont's blog site (weekly stories highlighting work being done in Newmont's regions and our employees): http://ourvoice.newmont.com/
  • Newmont's annual sustainability report: http://sustainabilityreport.newmont.com/

Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to [email protected]

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