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Mining Manager

Job Details

Job ID#: RED00002385
Location: Ontario, Canada

Closing Date: December 31, 2016

  • Ensure the underground mine operates according to company, federal, provincial and municipal standards.
  • Directly supervise the Mine Superintendent and oversee the management of Mine General Foreman, front line supervision and fills in for the General Manager as required.
  • Participate in strategic planning at the senior management level. Develop and meet overall safety, production and cost targets.
  • Liaise with cross-functional teams in setting the direction and establishing the mid to long term mine plans.
  • Responsible for cost management, reviews and take action of overruns on a monthly basis, for generating realistic budgets and operating plans and achieving both.
  • Optimize operational assets and resources through continuous improvement. Responsible for mine automation and innovation.
  • Initiate, develop and implement mine policies and procedures as well as comply with all Company policies, procedures and standards.
  • Responsible for developing, monitoring and improving the safety performance of all employees.

Technical Skills and Knowledge:

  • Strong knowledge of underground mining methods, blasting, ventilation and mine services.
  • Embraces technology, innovation, continuous improvement and open to paradigm thinking.
  • Strong business acumen, financial planning and accounting principles.
  • Excellent decision-making and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Ability to influence and inspire others, and manage cross-functional relationships, foster cultural and safety change, as an agent of change with the ability to inspire and lead change.
  • Demonstrates strong personal values and safety values.
  • Good motivator and coach and capable of developing others.
  • Remains focused during challenging circumstances.


University degree or post-secondary diploma in a technical mining related discipline with a minimum of 10-15 years of underground mine operations experience, 5 of which at a supervisory and or management level.

Previous experience in underground mining at a supervisory or management level or supervisory experience in technical services area with a strong desire to move into a senior operational role to further career development will be considered.


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