Underground Mobile Maintenance Supervisor – 986545

Newmont has recently acquired Newcrest Mining creating the world’s leading gold mining company.  

With operations around the world, our workforce reflects the diversity of the communities where we operate. We aim to create an inclusive environment where everyone feels safe, valued, and supported to bring their whole unique self to work. We bring out the best in each other, inspiring performance and a shared belief that what we do matters.  

Our Brucejack operation is now recruiting for the position of Underground Mobile Maintenance Supervisor with a competitive base salary between $120,000.00 – $145,000.00 dependant on experience, skills, and qualifications, with an additional short term incentive of 15% . The offered base salary will be determined based on the successful candidate’s relevant experience, skills and competencies with consideration to internal equity. 

Purpose of the Role

The Underground Mobile Maintenance Supervisor’s primary responsibility is to oversee the development, implementation and optimization of an asset maintenance strategies that provides mechanical and equipment capability, reliability and availability of all Underground Production Mobile assets.  In addition, this position is responsible for assisting in the developing, monitoring planned preventive and predictive maintenance programs for the greatest operating profit while maximizing equipment efficiencies as per manufacturer’s specifications. Also responsible for a trades personnel from Heavy Duty Mechanics, Apprentices, Welders etc.


  • Supervise, co-ordinate and schedule the activities of Heavy Duty Mechanics, Welders, Apprentices and maintenance service contractors.
  • Ensure employees and contractors are following Newmont safety systems.
  • Manage data collection and information gathering to more effectively provide planned maintenance service for underground mobile production assets including but not limited to RC Drills, Bolters, Electric Rock Trucks and scoops.
  • Develop and maintain accurate maintenance plans and service schedules in an environment of ever changing priorities.
  • Provide assistance to the planning group for work scope planning for daily, weekly and long-term maintenance activities to ensure goals are achievable within the maintenance schedule.
  • Evaluate effectiveness of maintenance systems and implement alternative procedures if deemed necessary
  • Coordinate and manage labour, parts and equipment in a timely and effective manner in order to meet maintenance schedules
  • Managing and control working costs.
  • Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve productivity
  • Train or arrange for training of workers while supervising and scheduling the activities of related apprentices, helpers and labourers
  • Other related duties as required

What We Offer  

We are committed to ensuring that our team members are kept healthy and safe. To achieve this, we provide comfortable on-site accommodations with private washrooms, including excellent balanced meals prepared by our culinary team. Team members can expect access to TV and Wi-Fi, our on-site gym and a variety of recreational activities including a golf simulator, high-intensity fitness classes, yoga classes, seasonal snowshoeing, and hiking groups. You will also have access to a fully equipped music room while on site.      

All our team members are also rewarded with a host of great benefits, including:  

·       Travel allowance and arrangements made for transportation to and from site  

·       Competitive salary commensurate with experience, skills, and qualifications  

·       Competitive Benefits and Registered Retirement Savings Plan matching program 

·       Ongoing training with continuous growth and development opportunities    

It is important to note that the safety and wellbeing of our team is our top priority. As such, we promote a drug and alcohol-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.    

About You  

Position requirements include, but are not limited to:   


Red Seal Heavy Duty Mechanic or trades certification is preferred for this position or minimum of ten (10) years’ in Underground Mobile Maintenance experience, five (5) of which must be at the supervisor level. A strong background in Underground environment is necessary with demonstrated experience supervising multiple trades within mining environment. Experience in coordinating start-up and trouble-shooting.


  • Strong demonstrated knowledge of workplace safety requirements and procedures
  • Demonstrated Management abilities in both technical and operational settings
  • Strong background in Underground Mobile strategies and with control systems
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills (English)
  • Exceptional organizational, leadership, supervisory and conflict management skills
  • Computer software skills (word processing, spreadsheets)

 Additional Information

  • Work at remote location (camp) on a 13 days on/13 days off rotation
  • Able to pass a pre-employment medical screening
  • Must be able to lift/move up to 50lbs throughout a work shift
  • Be able maintain high levels of performance over 12 hour shifts
  • Able to work in areas of extreme weather conditions
  • Able to work in close quarters with the team
  • Newmont promotes a drug and alcohol free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug and alcohol testing

Our Commitment to You  

Newmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Underpinned by our values of Safety, Sustainability, Integrity, Responsibility and Inclusion, our commitment is to respect the rights of every individual to work to their highest potential, free of discrimination, as well as the cultures, religions, and governing codes applicable to each country in which we operate.   

If you share our values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, submit your application through our website before the advertised closing date.