Cortez - Open Pit Operations Frontline Supervisor

Elko, NV, United States
Aug 04, 2022
Sep 01, 2022
Full Time
Position Description:

Would you like to have a career with a collaborative, diverse, and dynamic mining company? Take a look at this phenomenal opportunity waiting for you!

Our people division is growing, and we are looking for an Open Pit Operations Supervisor at our Cortez operation. The successful candidate will effectively coordinate and manage the production work of the open pit mine operations.

At Nevada Gold Mines, our vision is to be the world's most valued gold mining business by finding, developing, and operating the best assets with the best people. We are committed to a safe work environment sending every person home safe and healthy every day and leaving a sustainable legacy on our host communities.


  • Effectively coordinate and manage the production work of the open pit mine operations
  • Possess a strong application of leadership to execute the mine plan and improve performance by leading an operations team to deliver safe, environmentally sound, and efficient gold production from the
  • Effectively maintain employee training, evaluations and collaboration with peers, crew and Technical Services.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications :

  • Minimum 5 years mining experience or equivalent industrial type environment, with demonstrated leadership ability and success in relevant technical assignment preferred
  • Minimum 3 years relevant experience in equipment operation required.
  • Proven safety and environmental leadership through Courageous Leadership and Visible Felt Leadership required
  • Sound understanding of safety and environment requirements associated with operating as Responsible Miners required
  • Cooperate with peer supervisors, coordinators, technical support, and managers on management of safety, environmental, maintenance, and production issues required
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office Suite software and Oracle preferred
  • Excellent communication skills-both oral and written required
  • Excellent planning, problem solving, decision making, organizational and interpersonal skills required.

What We Can Offer You
  • A comprehensive compensation package including a competitive medical, dental, and vision plan with national provider networks, a 401k retirement plan with employer contribution AND employer match, paid time off, company-sponsored medical clinics, company match share purchase program, and much more!
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • Endless o pportunities 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

About Nevada Gold Mines

Nevada Gold Mines (NGM) is a joint venture between Barrick (61.5%) and Newmont (38.5%) that combined our significant assets across Nevada in 2019 to create the single largest gold-producing complex in the world. NGM produces approximately 3.5 million ounces of gold a year. The massive mining operation comprises eight mines along with their associated infrastructure and processing facilities