Superintendent - Mining

Superintendent - Mining

14 Sep
Evolution Mining
Red Lake

14 Sep

Evolution Mining

Red Lake

Evolution Mining is a leading, growth focused Australian gold company. We own and operate a portfolio of gold mines across Australia. At Evolution our best discoveries are found every day through the innovation displayed by our people, our great teams, our 100% focus on getting our people home safely and our commitment to building an exceptional company. And we want you to help us discover more!

The purpose of the Superintendent - Mining role is to be responsible and accountable for all activities conducted in the Mine Department to ensure the safest and most efficient use of manpower and materials, for monitoring processes to attain maximum efficiency, for ensuring crew health and safety, for cost effectiveness,

and for achieving overall environmental and corporate objectives of the operation at Evolution Mining Red Lake Operation.

Roster: Local – 5 days on/ 2 days off/ 4 days on/ 3 days off – 9.5 hour shifts

We offer competitive salaries, bonus structures and future growth

Location: Red Lake, Canada

At Evolution, we’re passionate about Our Culture and Values.

We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity, offering exceptional career environments at our Sites and our Group Office, that are challenging, rewarding and fun for all employees. We are regularly supporting our employees’ work-life integration and provide a stimulating and inclusive environment to foster development.

About us

Evolution Mining is a leading, growth-focused globally relevant gold company. We were created in late 2011 and operate five wholly owned mines across Australia and Ontario, Canada. In addition, we hold an economic interest in the Ernest Henry copper-gold mine in Queensland.

We are committed to supporting the communities in which we operate, with local applicants encouraged to apply.

About the role

The Superintendent - Mining role offers an exceptional opportunity to provide strategic and active direction for underground operations.

Key result areas in this role include:

Prepare and control Mine department’s annual goals, objectives, annual budget and ensure targets are achieved

Provide operations and technical guidance in the development of best techniques, best practices, and the introduction of best equipment to improve the performance of the underground

Provide technical and operating support to various projects

Provide strategy and direction for the development of short and long-term plans for the safe, cost-effective and efficient removal of ore reserves at the budgeted rate

Ensure the underground meets targets on safety, dilution, grade control, development and production

Ensure production plans, ventilation, ground and geological controls are in place to allow for proper stope sequencing

Manage contractors and ensure objectives of the mining agreement are being fulfilled

Assess the performance of the underground operation through reports, control procedures and site inspections, and make the necessary adjustments

Interact with other departments, mining contractors, consultants, MOL and MASHA officials

About our Operation

Our Red Lake Operation is located in an area where you will experience the best in Northern lifestyle, in the heart of a lake-studded, boreal forest region in Sunset Country. Red Lake is known for its natural beauty, abundant wildlife, and incredible Canadian fishing in the many freshwater lakes in the area. The Red Lake district is located 180 kilometers north of Dryden about 100 kilometers from the Manitoba border in Northwestern Ontario, Canada. It spans 42,000 hectares and has produced over 29 million ounces of gold since 1949. Our Red Lake Operation includes the Red Lake and Campbell underground mining and processing complexes , and Cochenour , a potential new source of ore. As Evolution’s newest asset and our first in North America, we are excited by the opportunities here.

Safety is our priority

The safety, health and wellbeing of our people and the communities in which we operate are of paramount importance to us. We believe that every injury is preventable, and we are committed to providing a healthy and safe workplace and empowering our people to stop any unsafe behaviour, enabling everyone to work together towards an injury free workplace.

About you

As a Superintendent – Mining, you will have a Mine Engineering degree. It is also important that you have/ can demonstrate:

Demonstrated experience in underground operations, with a minimum of 5 years supervisory experience

Well-developed ability to comprehend and interpret technical language

Solid understanding of budgets

Functions well under pressure and capable of adhering to deadlines

Excellent interpersonal skills, strong written and verbal communication skills, and excellent organizational and prioritization abilities

Good computer skills with competence using Microsoft Office products

Possesses a strong work ethic with excellent decision-making and problem-solving capabilities

Effectively capable of managing performance of others while being a good motivator and coach, and capable of developing others

Remains focused during challenging circumstances

Maintains emotional control under stress and applies tact in difficult situations

Closing date: September 28th, 2021

We thank you for taking the time to submit your application. For more information, you can contact [email protected]

External candidates can apply online by visiting

Internal candidates must apply through ERROLL under internal vacancies, please ensure to notify your supervisor of your application.

We want your perspective and ideas to help us find better ways to build our team. You can be part of a committed, highly skilled team who will appreciate what you bring to the table. You will set and achieve goals and make decisions that matter, as together we help shape and contribute to the Evolution vision. As an equal opportunity employer, Evolution 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.