Turquoise Ridge - Electrical Supervisor

Nevada, United States and 1 additional location
Apr 07, 2021
Apr 20, 2021
Full Time
Position Description:

The Turquoise Ridge Mine is looking for an Electrical Supervisor to supervise the Underground Electrical Department. They will assume responsibility for directing and controlling the Fixed- Electrical, Network, & Instrumentation infrastructures and activities. This individual will also provide technical support and maintenance for these infrastructures and the operating systems for control, monitoring, and reporting.


  • Responsible for directing and controlling the Electrical Department activities to ensure efficiency throughout.
  • Support system requirements including telemetry.
  • Budget for and schedule work. Schedule employee PTO, prioritize and assign tasks.
  • Direct the development and execution of on-site training activities for direct reports. Seek out additional training and best practices. Train, develop, and support technicians.
  • Support I&E department as required to maintain the infrastructures and operations of the mine.
  • Support Continuous Improvement initiatives about the operating systems and maintain change management documents.
  • Oversee aspects of new installation design and start-up as well as input of plant repair.
  • Assist in the development and administration of the preventive maintenance program. Schedule preventive maintenance, calibrations, optimizations, and work orders.
  • Monitor and review costs. Assist with establishment and maintenance of budgets.
  • Assist with the development of, and administer, company and departmental policies and procedures. Conduct investigations and administer discipline in conjunction with Human Resources.
  • Assist in development and administration of the department and company safety program. Ensure direct reports receive proper Safety training and attend monthly safety meetings. Conduct or assign safety meetings to reports. Perform or assign safety inspections and follow up on issues. Ensure proper Safety procedures are followed prior to, during, and upon completion of tasks. Respond to emergencies that could cause injury or loss to production.
  • Comply with local, state, and federal health and safety regulations, company policies and procedures, and the company's environmental compliance policy. Ensure direct reports do same.
  • Interview prospective employees and conduct department orientation for new hires and transfers. Review non-exempt and hourly performances using appropriate systems. Identify required upgrades.
  • Conduct regular staff meetings and attend department and facility meetings to ensure optimal communications. Continually update department status to supervision and interface with other departments.
  • Read, comprehend, interpret, and learn Maintenance literature and technical data, company reports, Material Safety Data Sheets, labels on products and warning signs. Instruct direct reports on how to do same.
The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.


  • Associate's/Bachelor's degree in Electrical and Instrumentation preferred
  • At least 3 years Underground mining experience required
  • At least 5 years' in fixed electrical maintenance experience required
  • Previous supervisory experience preferred
  • Good written and oral communication skills required
What We Can Offer You

  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses benefits, and stock purchase plans where applicable
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • An Opportunity to transform Traditional Mining into the future of Digital Mining
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across Nevada Gold Mine locations

Nevada Gold Mines is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.