• Mechanical General Foreman (Mine)

    Job Locations CA-SK-Rocanville
    Posted Date 5 months ago(8/30/2018 9:59 AM)
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    Job Category
    Leadership & Management
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  • Job Description

    Mechanical General Foreman (Mine) - Rocanville, SK  Canada

    Why work at Nutrien? Great question!

    Safety is a core value at Nutrien. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.

    While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.

    In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.

    Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.

    The Mechanical General Foreman is one of three General Foreman reporting to the Mine Maintenance Superintendent

    Key Tasks:

    • Responsible for managing the activities of the Mine Maintenance Department in a safe and efficient manner to achieve established production goals within approved budgets, company guidelines and legal requirements.
    • Provide safety leadership, ensure compliance with all safety and workplace rules.
    • Provide guidance and coaching to front line supervisors. 
    • Performs required compliance checks, key procedure audits, area inspections.


    • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
    • Proven leadership qualities coupled with the ability to engage and inspire, coach and mentor others.
    • In-depth knowledge of mine maintenance and equipment.
    • Computer proficiency.

    Essential Qualifications:

    • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in an underground mining environment.
    • An underground supervisor certificate.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Mine Rescue certification, involvement in O.H. & S., and experience in Exposure Based Safety programs would be an asset.
    • A technical diploma or degree in a related discipline is preferred.

    Nutrien is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate.  This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.

    If this sounds like a good match, apply now.  This job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies. 

    While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.



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