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Title:  Underground Mine Supervisor

Department:  Mining

Michigamme, MI, US, 49861

Contract Type: Permanent
Employee Type: Employee
Work Type: Work from Office / Site
Last Day to Apply:


Lundin Mining is a diversified Canadian base metals mining company with operations in Brazil, Chile, the United States of America, Portugal, Sweden, and Argentina, primarily producing copper, nickel and zinc.

Role Summary

The underground mine supervisor is responsible for supervising the onsite mining contractor and equipment on a shift-by-shift basis and ensure all aspects of the underground operations are being met and optimized to achieve Eagle Mine’s objectives.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:
•    Oversee an underground mining contractor to safely and effectively complete underground operations objectives
•    Oversee the safety of all underground operations, recognizing health and safety hazards and correcting them as soon as possible
•    Conduct frequent workplace inspections
•    Evaluate, prioritize, plan, and assign the mining contractor to safely complete necessary underground mining operations
•    Coordinate with Eagle technical services to ensure compliance with mine design, mine planning, and ground support
•    Coordinate with the mobile maintenance department to ensure equipment performs per the plan
•    Monitor operation of mobile equipment
•    Monitor and ensure contractor compliance of policies and procedures
•    Assist in developing daily plans that support weekly mine plans
•    Occasionally use hand tools, power tools, pneumatic tools, and other mechanical tools and equipment to assist operations
•    Other duties as assigned

Education, qualifications, and experience:
•    Minimum 5 years’ relevant experience in the mining industry, preferably in an underground operations environment
•    Minimum 3 years’ experience at supervisory level preferred
•    Computer literacy in Microsoft office, Deswik OPS
•    Good communication skills
•    Ability to problem solve and manage conflicting priorities
•    Good knowledge of safe operating procedures, safety rules, policies, emergency procedures, and MSHA requirements

HSEC Accountabilities:
Everyone in the workplace is responsible for his or her own safety and for the safety of their co-workers. Employees are responsible for performing all tasks in accordance with relevant HSEC Site Procedures, so as to work safely and keep the workplace safe.  Lundin Mining Company is responsible for determining steps required to ensure health and safety of all employees, protection of the environment, and the community. Specifically, all employees must:
•    Accept personal responsibility for HSEC
•    Identify hazards, unsafe actions, and conditions that could result in damage to property, injury, impacts to the environment, and the community
•    Obey any instruction issued to protect their own personal health and safety, and the health and safety of others, protection of the environment and the community. 
•    Report, as soon as practicable to their manager any situations where HSEC requirements are not being conformed to within their work area
•    Avoid endangerment to any other person through any act or omission
•    Only use equipment you are trained to use and operate the equipment in a way that is safe, protects the environment and doesn’t cause undue community impacts. 
•    Participate in HSEC training provided to them
•    Report all incidents; including but not limited to injuries, near miss, community interactions and impacts, environmental impacts, spills, unsafe work practices, etc.

Lundin Mining Corporation fosters a positive, equitable and progressive workforce and is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process. We will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process. If you require any accommodation during the application and hiring process, please contact Talent Aquisition Team.

Lundin Mining is an equal opportunity employer, committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. We welcome applications from people with diverse backgrounds, identities, and cultures.

Requisition ID: 1245

Nearest Major Market: Marquette
Nearest Secondary Market: Northern Michigan

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