Mine Projects General Supervisor

Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, Canada
May 04, 2021
May 20, 2021
Full Time

At Agnico Eagle, our values never waver. We believe in trust, respect, equality, family and responsibility. Why? Because they express who we are and they have helped us succeed in business for over 60 years.


We value you - your unique set of skills and experience. We value your willingness to build those skills and make a meaningful contribution to our company. And, we value your commitment to treat every person on our team with respect, helping us to operate safely, protect the environment and make a positive contribution to our local communities.


Agnico Eagle is always looking for new talented team members to join our Nunavut mining operations. Meliadine is located just northwest of Rankin Inlet, a small coastal town on the shores of Hudson Bay. Commercial production began at Meliadine in mid-May 2019 and the mine officially opened at the end of June. This mine is our largest gold deposit in terms of mineral resources and we expect to operate it for at least 14 years. The site features a power plant and processing facilities, as well as a complete camp complex.


Reporting to the Underground Mine Superintendent, the Mine Projects General Supervisor collaborates with other departments of the mine. He/she will lead the Underground Mine projects team. The incumbent will efficiently lead all mine technology and continuous improvement projects within the underground mine, track progress and milestones in all mine projects and create business cases for any potential improvement project. The incumbent will always aim to integrate improvements and projects into operations.
  • Create and maintain actions and progress tracking tools for all projects;
  • Build business cases for any potential project within the mine;
  • Lead brain storms and follow up sections within the group;
  • Lead technology projects expansions, driving the team to ensure high performance;
  • Revise weekly progress reports aiming for high clarity and accuracy;
  • Be a leader for all other members direct and indirectly involved in the projects;
  • Help in the implementation of new technology applicable to the expansion of any technology and continuous improvement within the underground mine;
  • Ensure that all practices and procedures are performed with respect to the defined regulations;
  • Produce risk assessments and procedures for different areas of the mine;
  • Showing leadership in the management of constant changes while promoting a culture of high efficiency;
  • Verify all employees have received formal training/accreditation for the jobs being performed;
  • Perform all other duties as requested by the Management Team.


  • University, College or equivalent degree;
  • Project management and financial knowledge, formal qualification is considered an asset;
  • Minimum of 10 years in Underground Mine Operations or Planning;
  • Demonstrate working knowledge and understanding of efficient mining practices, procedures and regulations;
  • Demonstrate ability to prioritize and work under tight deadlines on multiple initiatives;
  • Resourcefulness and creative problem-solving skills;
  • Self-motivated team player with a positive attitude;
  • Able to develop and foster a team environment;
  • Experience working in a multicultural environment;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team;
  • Excellent working knowledge of all Microsoft Office Suite applications especially Outlook, Excel, Word & PowerPoint;
  • Strong ability to effectively communicate in English (Oral and written). Selected candidates must attain a passing mark on the SPEEXX English language assessment.

Your Work Schedule
  • Schedule: 7 days of work, followed by 7 days for transportation and rest; flights departing from all communities in the Kivalliq region, Mirabel or Val-d'Or, Quebec.