Relief Supervisor

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  • Post Date: October 31, 2022
Job Description

Relief Supervisor

Ref.: 26528

The relief supervisor is part of the operations team in the process sector. They are responsible for supporting the operations supervisor to ensure that operations run smoothly and safely.
The incumbent of this position demonstrates leadership and focuses on achieving established objectives, in collaboration with the maintenance and metallurgy group. They ensure the optimization of all the circuits according to established performance indicators. They identify operational and mechanical equipment problems.


  • Replace the supervisor during their absence
  • Assist in tracking job cards
  • Facilitate start-of-shift meetings
  • Be able to perform, review and validate a JSA
  • The backup supervisor must be able to operate the grinding/flotation and cyanidation/CIP/elution circuits and operate/optimize the plant via the control room.
  • Start and stop equipment in these sectors according to established procedures
  • Ensure the proper functioning of the equipment by using a DCS control system and by carrying out a periodic mechanical inspection
  • Perform quality control tests on the process to ensure compliance with operating instructions
  • Ensure the integrity of the shift samples and their preparation for the analytical laboratory
  • Respect, know and promote company regulations and policies, particularly with regard to health and safety
  • Participate in the creation and revision of work instructions as well as lockout sheets.
  • Ensure the workplaces are clean and safe at all times
  • Investigate any incident/accident with his/her team.
  • Participate and support the continuous operator training program
  • Keep records of information on production and write reports
  • Assist the mechanics during the maintenance work and production shutdowns.
  • Perform all other tasks related to the performance of their duties


  • Diploma of vocational studies in mineral processing or a combination of education and relevant experience
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of gold operations experience
  • Knowledge of DCS/PLC control systems
  • Experience in concentrator startup
  • Computer knowledge (Word, Excel, ConformIT)
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Bilingual (French and English) essential


  • Teamwork in a multicultural environment
  • Be autonomous and responsible
  • Adaptability

Workplace and Work Schedule:

  • Schedule: 14 days of work followed by 14 days of rest
  • Éléonore mine site (Fly-in, Fly-out)

Interested qualified candidates should send their resume via the company’s Web site at no later than November 17, 2022

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, we will only contact those selected for an interview.

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.

This position is based at Newmont’s Eleonore mine site, which is a fly-in/fly-out operation. Pursuant to the Government of Canada’s vaccine requirement for travel, COVID-19 vaccination is required for all travelers departing from Canadian airports, which includes flights to/from Newmont’s Eleonore mine site, subject only to some very limited exemptions. Accordingly, if you receive an offer of employment for this position, you will be required to provide a declaration confirming that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or confirming that you have an exemption from the Government of Canada’s vaccine requirement for travel, prior to your anticipated start date. Further, if you receive an offer of employment for this position, you may also be required to provide proof of vaccination or exemption status prior to your anticipated start date, or at a later date upon Newmont’s request.