Crusher Supervisor

Mary River, Nunavut, Canada
Feb 23, 2021
Mar 25, 2021
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Mission for this Position

About Us

At Baffinland, we work and live beyond the Arctic Circle, mining iron ore at our Mary River Property, located in the Qikiqtani Region of Nunavut on Baffin Island; one of the world's most captivating and seldom seen destinations. We are a unique company with a strong management who have amassed specialty experience on northern mining projects through all phases of Inuit consultation, permitting, construction and operation. Our workforce brings together the modern practice of safe, sustainable mining and the enduring value of a traditional culture, which is rapidly advancing. The result is a work and community experience you won't find anywhere else. We are looking for people ready to share, build, and grow with our company.

Reporting to the Crusher Superintendent and responsible for the safe and efficient operations of Crushing Operations. Manage daily operations within Crushing sector.

Main Accountabilities

  • Daily management of operations within the Crushing sector
  • Meet objectives and comply with; safety plans, incident-reporting process, policy/procedure reviews, etc.
  • Using practical judgment within the limits set by the Manager, to manage social problems as they occur.
  • Mentor and provide performance feedback to team members. Coach and counsel employees on the standards of behavior, and take corrective actions as required including discipline.
  • Provide input and work collaboratively with peers and other departments to achieve production and maintenance goals including preventative maintenance schedules. Also ensure electrical installations are as per requirements
  • To provide leadership for the Crusher crew
  • To assess crew members to evaluate their training requirements.
  • Required to report on production targets and daily performance as well as KPIs and other reports as required by Management
  • Fills in for the Crusher Superintendent as required.

Main Qualifications

  • High School Diploma required
  • 3-5 years' mobile or stationary crusher experience
  • Excellent working knowledge of all Microsoft Office software especially Outlook, Excel, Word & SAP
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Leadership as well as interpersonal, organizational and conflict resolution skills
  • Self-motivated team player with a positive attitude. Able to develop and foster a team environment
  • Thorough working knowledge and understanding of efficient mining practices, procedures and regulations
  • Experience in open-pit mining is preferable
  • Experience working in a multicultural environment;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team;
  • Strong ability to effectively communicate in English (Oral and written)
  • Environmental/Physical Demands:
    • Work in extreme low temperatures down to minus 40 Celsius.
    • Physically able to use all standard hand tools and lifting up to 25 kg.
    • Operation of equipment for 12 hour long daily shifts for a two-week period.