Welcome to Newmont,
a leading gold producer with operations on five continents. Employing approximately 34,000 employees and contractors worldwide, Newmont operates core assets in North America, South America, Australia, Indonesia, and Ghana, with new mine projects currently being developed. Newmont is committed to high standards and leadership in the areas of environmental management and health and safety for its employees and neighboring communities.
Newmont's four mining operations in Nevada include the Carlin Trend complex - the most prolific gold field in the Western hemisphere - located 40 miles west of Elko; the Twin Creeks mine is located 15 miles north of Golconda; the Lone Tree complex near the town of Valmy; and the Phoenix and Midas mines both located near Battle Mountain. Our Nevada properties operate as an integrated unit, and together, they boast the widest variety of processing methods, including Open Pit, Underground, and Process mining.
Safety - At Newmont, the occurrence of any injury is unacceptable. The Company invests significant resources in managing safety risks as it strives to achieve an injury-free workplace.
Environmental - The Nevada sites have won numerous awards for environmental preservation, and for restoring thousands of acres of wildlife and fish habitat.
Community - Our Nevada operations contribute money and expertise to help sustain nearby communities, improve access to health care and promote education.
Newmont provides a competitive salary, a relocation package, and an outstanding employee benefit package that includes an annual incentive bonus, comprehensive medical and dental plans, a company sponsored medical clinic, short-term and long-term disability insurance, life insurance, pension plan, paid time off plan, a 401k retirement savings program, and paid holidays. This compensation package coupled with an extended mine life makes Newmont a great employment opportunity.
As an Underground Maintenance Foreman you will supervise and direct Underground Maintenance activities to ensure production efficiency. Essential Job duties include:
Employees in this classification are responsible for supervising and directing Underground Maintenance activities. Employees must comply with state and federal health and safety regulations, company policies and procedures and the company's environmental compliance policy. Employees will perform other duties as directed and needed by the company to ensure optimal safe operation.
Supervise and direct Underground Maintenance activities not limited to: Repairs, modifications, and inspections of plant process equipment, assist in development of annual budgets. Assist in monitoring and reviewing costs. establish and maintain budgets. Assist in developing departmental procedure and policies, administer discipline, enforce company policy, enforce state and federal laws and environmental compliance. Conduct safety meetings, staff meetings and safety inspections. Interview prospective employees and conduct department orientation for new hires. Review salary exempt, non-exempt and hourly performance. Oversee new installation design, input of plant repair and new installations start-up. Communicate department status with supervision and interface with other departments. Operate forklifts and overhead cranes if necessary according to procedures. Assist in development and administration of the department and company safety program, this includes maintaining adequate controls to assure the program and objectives are met or exceeded. Directs the development and execution of training activities for his/her employees. Assist in the development and administration of the preventive maintenance program.
Respond to emergencies that could cause injury or loss to production.
Operate computers and office machines.
Read, comprehend, interpret and learn Underground Maintenance literature and technical data, company reports, Material Safety Data Sheets, labels on products and warning signs to prevent loss of personnel, property and process.
Consequences of not performing the essential functions are: Potential injury, loss of life or damage to equipment if safety procedures are not in place and enforced and equipment and facilities are not used correctly and safely.
Ensure compliance with state and federal laws.
Administer company and departmental policies and procedures.
Demonstrate Leadership Pipeline Results appropriate to this position.
The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.
Bachelor's Degree and three (3) years experience OR eight (8) years Mining experience (Underground maintenance experience preferred.)
Previous supervisory experience preferred.
Maintenance - Underground
Newmont Mining Corporation is primarily a gold producer, with significant assets or operations stretching across the United States,...