Underground Mine Supervisor

Closing Date
October 25, 2020
Job Location
Red Lake, Ontario
Job Number
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Be a part of the initial team to grow and operate a regionally significant new underground mine development that is rapidly becoming the future of the iconic Red Lake gold mining district in Ontario, Canada.


Reporting to the Underground Mine Foreman the successful candidate plans, administers and reviews the production activities of the underground mining operation to live the safety culture, optimize resource use, minimize costs and maintain quality standards. The Underground Mine Supervisor will inspire the mining team to create a safe, motivated and productive environment which leads to innovative continuous improvement. This position requires an individual who has a strong mining background with good planning, organizing, leadership capabilities and communication skills. This is a locally based position on a two week on and two week off schedule.


The focus of this role will include:

  • Ensures underground mining activities are conducted in accordance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act (Ontario) and Regulations and environmental standards
  • Complies with all safety requirements and observes all company policies and procedures
  • Assists with the development of production targets and ensures production targets are met or exceeded
  • Maintains effective working relationships with Contractors, Suppliers and Service Providers, and ensures adherence to contractual requirements
  • Develops a sense of continuous improvement and ensures appropriate training programs are conducted and followed
  • Interphases with other Supervisors and the Management team
  • Reviews mining methods
  • Leads direct manpower to achieve planned results
  • Completes daily, weekly, and monthly safety compliances
  • Other duties as may be required


Skills and Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years of Supervisory experience in an underground mine.
  • Supervisory common core.
  • Strong leadership and team building skills to develop and maintain positive working relationships with a diverse workforce
  • Instills a “team” approach in working with other operating departments
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Good problem solving and decision making skills as well as superior written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal, influencing, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal/relationship skills.
  • Ability to communicate with individuals and or groups at all levels of the organization, written and oral.
  • Mine rescue experience required


PureGold Red Lake Mine is an equal opportunity employer who appreciates all those interested in working on this exciting project.


Please apply by sending your resume to careers@puregoldmining.ca - those short-listed will be contacted. Please reference Job Number PGM20-0093 and the job title.


This posting closes on October 25, 2020