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Mine General Foreman, Surface Operations - CC&V


Cripple Creek, CO, US (United States)


Founded in 1921 Newmont Mining Corporation is one of the largest gold mining companies in the world.   The North American region consists of multiple surface and underground operations spread throughout Northern Nevada and our Cripple Creek and Victor Mine in Colorado.

Newmont prides itself on safety and embraces diversity, engages employees, fosters innovation, rewards high performance and develops great leaders.


Responsible for mine plans, feed for process plants, equipment and mining costs. Mentor crew personnel to carry out departmental functions safely and efficiently.

Essential Duties
  • Conduct safety meetings, staff meetings, and safety inspections. Demonstrate a strong personal commitment to safety and environment.
  • Provide leadership and coaching to the Mine Operations Foreman.
  • Develop, administer and communicate department and company policies & procedures.
  • Coordinate with the maintenance department in scheduling equipment while balancing maintenance and operational priorities.
  • Develop a technically competent and credible team which will continuously improve the mining operation.
  • Interface with other departments to promote site teamwork and efficiencies.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work with minimal supervision and to effectively plan, coordinate and complete individual projects in addition to maintaining daily production responsibilities.
  • Assist with planning and preparation of budgets. Monitor performance against budget and time schedule. Monitor and review costs. Provide accurate explanations of budget variances.
  • Participate in the hourly review process. Evaluate performance, provide feedback and help establish goals for salaried staff.
  • Assist in investigations and administer discipline when required.
  • Oversee Paid Time Off and overtime scheduling.
  • Administer company policy, state and federal laws, and environmental compliance.
  • Responsible for developing future proficient equipment operators from within the crew.


The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assingned and are not necessarily all inclusive.


Training & Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in mining engineering or relevant field and seven (7) years experience OR twelve (12) years of related experience.
  • At least six (6) years in a supervisory position desired.


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Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to it.sec@newmont.com.

Nearest Major Market: Colorado Springs