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Mill Maintenance Supervisor

Date:  Jul 14, 2021

Timmins, ON, CA (Canada)

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.



This position involves close coordination with the maintenance planner/scheduler, mill front line supervisors, and warehousing, to ensure all maintenance and production goals are achieved.



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

Essential Duties


Managing Subordinates

  • Ensure that hourly employees have the tools and systems in place so work can be performed safely and efficiently.
  • Guide and coach individuals towards reaching personal and company goals. (Career development). Identify opportunities for improvements (training, tools, etc.) and implement corrective actions.
  • Complete performance reviews as required on all direct reports in a timely and professional manner, develop action plans, and follow up throughout the year.


Promote Safety

  • Promote and adhere to Newmont’s and Porcupine’s environmental and sustainability polices.
  • Maintain a positive working relationship with external agencies (i.e. MOL, MOE, WSN,).
  • Promote the principles of ownership and accountability to the maintenance personnel.
  • Lead by example, provide guidance and motivate people to work safely
  • Ensure Porcupine’s safety initiatives are implemented and followed.


Strategic Planning

  • Promote and build a positive & co-operative working relationship with all departments, keeping safety, production and costs as primary elements to meet the mine plan.
  • Promote safety, PM compliance, equipment availability and cost control.


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

Training & Experience


  • A Certified tradesperson or a holder of a Maintenance Technician/Technologist Certificate with work experiences.
  • 5 - 10 years of Mill/Crusher equipment maintenance related experience.
  • Combination of 10 years’ experience as a certified tradesperson including some temporary supervisory/lead hand experience.
  • Ability to interpret electrical & hydraulic schematics and offer sound technical expertise with regards to maintenance issues.
  • A strong working knowledge of fixed plant maintenance equipment, maintenance procedures and legislative requirements as it relates to mining equipment and the Occupational Health & Safety Act.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively lead others.

Working Conditions


  • This position is located at the Dome, part of Newmont's Porcupine mine site near Timmins, ON.
  • In this role, you will work a 5x5x4 schedule.

Please enter Job Number 13700  to submit your application (www.goldcorp.com/careers).  As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont is committed to diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. All properties owned by Porcupine Operations are Tobacco-Free. This includes but is not limited to all buildings, parking lots, vehicles, the surrounding wooded area, roadways, tailings, rehabilitated sites, etc.