Eleonore Development - Project Superintendent

Northern Quebec, Quebec, Canada
Nov 17, 2021
Dec 07, 2021
Full Time

Newmont - Éléonore


James Bay area, Québec, Canada


2 weeks in 2 weeks out

Shift Length:

12 hours


Flight provided or travel paid to client's provided charter flights from Rouyn-Noranda, Val d'Or, Chibougamau, Wemindji or Montréal.


Remote site - camp setting


Redpath Limited offers comprehensive benefit
  • Health Care and Dental + Vision Care
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program

At Redpath, our people are our primary resource. Without their talent, skills and "we like a challenge" attitude, we would not survive as an organization. In recognition of this fundamental fact, we have implemented processes, methods, strategies and codes of conduct aimed at attracting, training and retaining competent and skilled personnel of all descriptions. Redpath leads the industry with cutting edge innovations in safety and mining practices.

Redpath has built a solid reputation for conquering tough challenges and adapting to a variety of environments. Redpath's employees are the heart of the company's success, and it remains through them that the company will continue to expand and flourish.

At Redpath, the health and safety of our employees and stakeholders are of the utmost importance.

We continually strive to achieve the highest standards in health and safety - zero harm. Through the development of a safety culture, built on a common understanding of safety principles and a commitment by all employees, we will meet our goal of "Safety First, Last and Always".

Job Summary:

The primary role of the Project Superintendent is to ensure that the construction of the project progresses according to plan and is completed to standards.

The Project Superintendent is to administer, direct and coordinate the activities of the mine development, construction and maintenance crews, and to coordinate and request the necessary equipment, materials, and supplies needed for the project.

The Project Superintendent is plays a critical role in all of Redpath's activities within a project with direct responsibility for health and safety, contract performance and client relations

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Effectively supervise and coach performance by directing and coordinating all underground operations to:
  • Enhance the team's capacity to complete planning, scheduling and execution packages.
  • Ensure supervisors pre-plan their day and are provided with contingencies
  • Work with maintenance and engineering departments to ensure daily, weekly and monthly plans are aligned
  • Comply with all prescribed legislated requirements
  • Ensure complete and accurate turnover information is provided for oncoming shift
  • Conduct frequent reviews of safety process and standard operating procedures and ensure that the safety program and all safety procedures are adhered to
  • Participate in incident/accident investigations and reporting
  • Ensure that mining activities are completed according to "Quality Plan" and "Best Practices"
  • Prepare Daily and weekly Reports for the Area Manager as directed
  • Review time reports, approve and cost code the hours of the mining crews
  • Requisition needed equipment, materials, and supplies
  • Responsible to assign resources to approved Continuous Improvement Initiatives
  • The duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive.

Required Skills and Qualifications:
  • Ontario Hard Rock Underground Common Core - Full Basic (or other provincial equivalent) - Preferred
    • Required Specialty Modules: Ontario Supervisory Common Core (or other provincial equivalent) - Preferred
  • High School Diploma or equivalent (required)
  • Post-Secondary education in a mining related discipline or equivalent experience (preferred)
  • Minimum of 15 years underground hard rock mining experience with 5 years at a second line Supervisory level
  • Must understand responsibilities of leadership
  • Advanced understanding of mine regulations pertaining to task
  • Ability to conduct risk assessment of specific task
  • Must understand and communicate in French

Pre-employment requirement:
  • FMTM (Formation Modulaire du Québec) or Underground Hard Rock Mining Common Core (Ontario)
  • Permis Général d'Explosifs or able to obtain one as soon as possible
  • Drug test
  • Medical


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