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Gold Room Supervisor

Gold Room Supervisor

ID 
2018-1469
# of Openings 
1
Posted Date 
3/29/2018
Job Locations 
CA-Nunavut-
Post End Date 
4/28/2018

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Overview

TMAC Resources is looking to hire a Gold Room Supervisor to manage the gold room operations to ensure the highest standards are achieved in terms of safety, environment, personnel, efficiency, product quality and product security.

 

This role will report to the Process Operations Superintendent. The position is located at the Hope Bay Project site in Nunavut, Canada. This position will require regular rotational travel to and from the site (3 weeks in / 3 weeks out rotation).

Responsibilities

  • Plan crew activities in accordance with production and maintenance schedules, and allocating resources as required.
  • Conduct hazard assessments and ensure compliance with hazard reporting systems to achieve Zero Harm. 
  • Provide direction and technical input to the process plant shift processing team.
  • Maintain and utilize the company’s equipment, assets, and resources to ensure production, utilization and long-term sustainability. 
  • Identify areas with process bottlenecks and propose solutions to maximize utilization and efficiencies.
  • Supervise personnel and equipment to minimize risk and costs.
  • Perform daily gold room inspections and interact with personnel to ensure safety, environmental compliance, housekeeping, equipment availability and product security.
  • Actively participate in development of training and safety programs. 
  • Create, maintain and improve operational procedures.
  • Maintain, improve and comply with documentation and security protocols for gold room products.
  • Maintain comprehensive and accurate gold production records. 
  • Coach and develop employees through communication and measurement of performance, competency training and provide appropriate on-going feedback.
  • Communicate with other departments to achieve daily plant priorities.
  • Direct activities of up to 2 temporary and/or permanent employees and 12 indirectly.
  • Demonstrate awareness and commitment to health, community and environmental protection and take action to ensure that unsafe practices or non-compliant behaviours do not occur.
  • Inform, involve and engage key internal and external stakeholders appropriately; develop and maintain positive relationships and represent TMAC positively in the community.
  • Develop, plan, implement and analyze improvement projects within the gold room operations.
  • Other such duties as may be assigned.

 

Qualifications

  • Minimum high school diploma or GED.
  • Must have 10 years of operating experience in gold room operations, including electrowinning and smelting. 
  • Must have 3 years of direct supervision or equivalent seniority and responsibility in a gold smelting operation.
  • Must have direct-fired smelting furnace experience, diesel fired preferred. 
  • High level written and oral communication skills are a must.
  • Personnel motivation, training and development skills are essential.
  • Effective at conflict resolution and decision making. 
  • Well organized and able to process large amounts of complex information.
  • Effective operational troubleshooting skills.
  • Intermediate level knowledge of Microsoft Office. 
  • Hands-on, self-sufficient and demonstrates a positive, can-do attitude.
  • Arctic experience is an asset.