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Supervisor - Mine Operations

Reference No. 2013-851
Date Posted 1/22/2014
Location Mt Milligan, British Columbia, CA
Position Type Fulltime
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Mt. Milligan is currently seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Mine Operations Supervisor to join our growing Operations team.

Reporting to the Mine Operations General Foreman, the Mine Operations Supervisor will be responsible for the supervision of Mine Operations Technicians (Equipment Operators & Truck Drivers) in a positive and productive manner.


  • Supervise, plan and lead the safe operation of all mine mobile equipment throughout the shift.
  • Coordinate mine operations activities with other departments and contractors.
  • Train and develop a diverse work-force in the safe and efficient operation of equipment
  • Provide effective leadership to build a strong employee culture
  • Contribute to  continuous improvement initiatives
  • Assist with the development of  operating procedures
  • Ensure a high level of quality and production standards
  • Ensures a safe working environment is created for the team


  • Mining experience plus 3 years supervisory experience in open pit mining 
  • Possess current British Columbia Shift Boss Certification
  • Budgeting and expense management experience
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to adjust to rapidly changing priorities
  • Ability to maintain motivation of crews
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs ie. Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Self-motivated team player with a positive attitude and the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • MineStar experience is considered an asset

Work Schedule

  • The schedule for this position will be rotating day and night, 7 on 7 off, 12-hours per day.   

Additional Qualifications


  • Shift Boss Certification is required


  • Microsoft Office
  • MineStar
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We thank all applicants for their interest, however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thompson Creek Metals is an Equal Opportunity Employer.