Surface Electrical & Instrumentation Supervisor

Date:  Nov 8, 2023

South Porcupine, ON, CA, P0N 1H0

Newmont is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The Company is an industry leader in value creation, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Newmont was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.



Directly manage the services of the Dome Site Electrical and Instrumentation Shop and field services. Reports to the Dome Site Electrical and Instrumentation General Foreperson.



To organize, co-ordinate and direct maintenance activities, ensuring that the work is performed in the safest and most effective manner by managing all resources towards complying to the maintenance schedules with the least negative impact to the production plan.

Essential Duties


  • Engage in strategic planning and providing guidance and leadership to the Dome Site Electrical and
  • Instrumentation Shop and field services.
  • Ensure the health and safety of the crews.
  • Promote good housekeeping practices.
  • Conduct workplace inspections, identify risks and hazards and take corrective measures.
  • Practice fatality risk management and the 5-point safety system daily.
  • Conduct critical control verifications.
  • Practice and promote Newmont’s safety programs in conjunction with the IRS.
  • Ensure that the occupational health and safety act, Government acts and regulations and company policies
  • and procedures are adhered to.
  • Coordinate and ensure production targets are met as forecasted, within budget and safety parameters.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of policies and procedures as required.
  • Assist with planning and implementation of support projects
  • Work closely with SAP, open and close work orders, search and charge out warehouse stock.
  • Provide monthly accruals for department.
  • Work closely with maintenance planning and mill operations.
  • Forms, develops, monitors and coordinates a team of mining staff professionals.
  • Complete time entry when required.
  • Ensure crews receive training / accreditation in the jobs they are expected to perform.
  • Provide clear expectations of the production levels expected.
  • Provide coaching, hold to account and evaluate hourly employees.
  • Conduct job observations and provide employees with feedback on their performance
  • Provide discipline not including suspension.

Training & Experience


  • Certified Tradesperson
  • 5 to 10 years of experience in maintenance environment.
  • 2 years supervisory experience in a supervisory capacity.
  • Require good troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities. 
  • Must have a good general understanding of the mill and shop areas.
  • Experience working in a unionized environment.

Working Conditions


• This position is located at our Dome site, part of Newmont's Porcupine Mine located near Timmins, ON.
• In this role you will work a 5x5x4 schedule, which means we do need you to live near the mine site.

We understand no candidate will meet every single desired qualification. If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can bring value to the role, we’d love to learn more about you!

As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont is committed to diversity, inclusion and accessibility. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.