Mine Supervisor (East Tennessee Mines)

Employer
Nyrstar
Location
TN
Posted
Oct 07, 2019
Closes
Jul 20, 2020
Ref
1978141475
Work Term
Permanent
Work Load
Full Time
Language
English

Mine Supervisor

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

Safety, Health, Environment, and Community

• Promote safe behavior at all times
• Comply with the site's standards and procedures in SHEC.
• Promote awareness of SHEC practices.
• Demonstrate effective performance in achieving agreed SHEC goals in support
of the department, site and company standards.
• Reporting of all SHEC incidents.
• Demonstrate leadership in SHEC through personal behaviors and conversations
• Provide clear expectations on performance in SHEC through setting objectives and KPIs in SHEC for all our employees and contractors
• Taking an active role to ensure that regulatory obligations and standards are met.
• Advocate a positive image.

People and Organization

• Ensuring ongoing effective people management of staff by setting clear performance objectives, providing regular feedback and development through training of employees
• Take a leading role in the employment and development of contractors and staff
• Ensuring personnel are assisted to achieve their full potential and rewarded accordingly
• Ensuring all employees attend work in a punctual manner and that correct procedure is followed in cases where absences from work may occur
• Attending for work in a fit and punctual manner
• Ensure the mine development and operational activities are achieved to plan specifications
• Ensuring resources are available and utilized in an effective and efficient manner to achieve budget
• Ensuring costs are controlled to meet budget and where possible reduced to achieve savings
• Any other duties as directed by the Mine Superintendent
• Effective communicator that encourages team involvement.
• Consistently holds team leaders accountable and follows the site progressive disciplinary policies.
• Any other duties or task that may be required.

Operation

Ensure that Safety is achieved through:
• ensuring that all work is conducted according to procedures and in the safest manner
• ensuring that all work areas are kept in a safe and clean

Ensure that Communication and best work practices are achieved through:
• conducting toolbox meetings at the beginning of each shift
• Daily communication in the headings with all workers

Ensure that mining production targets are achieved through:
• effective supervision of Mining personnel on a shift by shift basis
• effective liaison with cross-shifts, Mine leadership and maintenance personnel
• effective planning, organization, and allocation of work on shift
• continuously improving the skills/knowledge of operators to optimize mining performance
• constantly monitoring the process performance and taking corrective action when necessary
• a high level of responsiveness to quickly resolving process or plant problems

Contribute to the cost-efficiency of the department/shifts through:
• monitoring and controlling usage of stores items
• minimizing waste
• ensuring that mine and equipment is operated efficiently and not subjected to abuse or damage
• ensuring employees being kept fully informed of duties and productive during shifts
• Constantly looking for process improvements & cost reduction opportunities.

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE:

• Minimum high school education or equivalent
• 5 years of underground mining experience
• Basic computer skills to include Microsoft Office Excel, Word, and Outlook
• Tennessee Class C Foreman's Certificate or equivalent
• Tennessee Blasting License
• Competent in operation of various underground pieces of mobile equipment to include loader, haul truck, jumbo drill, blasting rig, mechanical scaler, roof bolter, and test drill
• Thorough knowledge of MSHA regulations,

This is a full time position

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