Electrical Supervisor

Ontario, Canada
Dec 22, 2021
Jan 15, 2022
Full Time
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Who We Are:

Welcome to Vale in Canada. As a leader in the mining industry, our responsibility is to positively impact our people, communities and the environment. We value our workforce and offer continuous training and career development opportunities for our people.

Vale is a global leader in the production of iron ore and one of the largest producers of nickel. Active in Canada for over 100 years, Vale employs nearly 6,000 people across our corporate office in Toronto and sites in Manitoba, Ontario, Newfoundland and Labrador. Applying the latest technologies to sustainably produce nickel, copper, cobalt, platinum group metals, gold and silver is at the heart of what we do.

With our global headquarters in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and approximately 125,000 employees in over 30 countries, Vale is constantly growing and changing. We invite you to be part of our evolution.

Our Team:

Creighton Mine in as underground Nickel, Copper and PGE mine located in Lively, Ontario and is home to over 400 full time employees, as well as the world class science facility SNOLAB. Producing at depths of over 8400 feet, we are one of the deepest nickel mines in the world.

The Opportunity

We are currently seeking an Electrical Supervisor to join our Creighton Mine team in Sudbury, Ontario. This is a permanent position.

The job holder will continuously improve the work team performance through effective use of established processes and procedures in achieving assigned objectives. Improve the effectiveness of the front-line team while meeting the business objectives. This includes ensuring the completion of assigned work with consistency and accuracy. Additionally, in this position you will:

  • Hold team accountable for safety, behavior, housekeeping, teamwork, and professionalism
  • Supervise and coordinate the maintenance work
  • Ensure planned work orders are closed with completion codes and comments for future analysis
  • Carryout tasks as assigned by the Superintendent or his/her designate to achieve the desired results within an agreed upon timeline and end state
  • Work within budget, guidelines and standards to execute Safety and Execution Plans as established by the Superintendent or his/her designate
  • Foster a climate of safety, mutual trust, and respect among all members of his/her team
  • Work collectively with peers and cross functionally with colleagues in engineering, geology, maintenance, and services to achieve the objectives of the mine
  • Focus on results

About You

  • Post-secondary education in Electrical/Electrical Engineering

  • Licensed red seal construction and maintenance or industrial C or Q, or a minimum of 5 years of experience.

  • Common Core: Generic Supervisor Common Core (770141) is preferred.
  • Must have strong organization and leadership skills
  • High initiative and can self-direct to accomplish goals with minimum supervision
  • Strong oral and written communication skills

How can Vale grow your career?

The Electrical Supervisor is a management position that will allow the right candidate to shape our mining operations as well as a team of direct reports. Additionally, Vale Canada offers a series of benefits including:
  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive pension and benefits (company paid core coverage, flex health and dental coverage, flex accounts, disability plans and optional insurances)
  • Leave for all of life’s reasons (vacation, flex, sick, top up for maternity/parental)
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Work culture dedicated to safety, diversity & inclusion and career growth
  • Grow your career in a large and global company, and mining industry leader
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Online training and career development opportunities
  • Opportunities to advise and oversee the design, budget and construction of new mines and expansions

Difference Makes All the Difference

At Vale, we are committed to ensuring an inclusive work environment where people feel comfortable to be themselves. Vale encourages everyone to express their ideas and opinions and values the plurality of individual profiles. We want our people to feel that all voices are heard, all cultures respected and that a variety of perspectives are not only welcome – they are essential to our success. We treat each other fairly and with dignity regardless of race, gender, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, age, sexual orientation or any other personal consideration that makes us different.

Vale is an equal opportunity employer seeking to increase diversity across our operations and improve equal opportunity at Vale and in the mining industry.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, accommodation is available throughout our recruitment process for applicants with disabilities.


Deadline to Apply: Friday, January 14 th 2022