Stockpile & Shiploading Maintenance Supervisor

Job ID
Job Category
Job Type
Job Location 1 : Location
CA-NU-Mary River

Mission for this Position

About Us

At Baffinland, we work and live beyond the Arctic Circle, mining iron ore at our Mary River Property, located in the Qikiqtani Region of Nunavut on Baffin Island; one of the world’s most captivating and seldom seen destinations.   We are a unique company with a strong management who have amassed specialty experience on northern mining projects through all phases of Inuit consultation, permitting, construction and operation. Our workforce brings together the modern practice of safe, sustainable mining and the enduring value of a traditional culture, which is rapidly advancing. The result is a work and community experience you won't find anywhere else. We are looking for people ready to share, build, and grow with our company.


Reporting to the Ship Loading Superintendent and responsible for daily maintenance operations at the Shiploader and Stockpile (Ore Pad). Primarily responsible for Supervising crews; comply with safety plans; ensure policies and procedures are followed


Main Accountabilities

  • To promote safety at all times and ensure due diligence is taken.
  • Daily supervision of the maintenance of the reclaim operation and ship loading operations during shipping season.
  • Meet objectives and comply with; safety plans, incident reporting process, policy/procedure reviews, etc.
  • Using practical judgment within the limits set by the Manager, to manage social problems as they occur.
  • Mentor and provide performance feedback to team members. Coach and counsel employees on the standards of behavior, and take corrective actions as required including discipline.
  • Provide input and work collaboratively with peers and other departments to achieve production and maintenance goals including preventative maintenance schedules and inspections. Also ensure electrical installations are as per requirements.
  • To ensure the smooth operations of the ship loader working with the operations supervisor with planning the shutdowns and emergency repairs.
  • To provide leadership for the Ship loader and reclaiming maintenance crews
  • Leads Tool Box Talks and covers the daily memo as well as ensures any near misses, concerns or pertinent incidents are reviewed. Plans day to day work instructions. To promote safe tons at all times.
  • To assess crew members and evaluate their training requirements.
  • Required to report on production targets and daily performance as well as KPIs and other reports as required by Management including time sheets /payroll (ADP) for contractors and BIM staff.
  • Work in artic conditions
  • Physically able to use all standard hand tools and lifting up to 25 kg.
  • No Holliday’s are allowed to be taken during the shipping season
  • Ensure work progression by dealing with issues as required
  • Other duties as assigned.

Main Qualifications

  • High School Diploma required
  • 1-3 years' of supervisory experience 
  • Red Seal Millwright and Welders Ticket
  • Experience working with SAP is an asset
  • Experience conveyor systems is essential


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed