Transportation & Logistics Superintendent

Job ID
Job Category
Site Services
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 Site Services Manager, the position is responsible to ensure safe and effective operation of the site aerodrome and all associated requirements. Coordinating with airline charter companies on all aspects of transportation logistics. Arrange ongoing training and compliance of all aerodrome activities, regulatory compliances and work along side the surface works superintendent to coordinate onsite transportation logistics for across sites.


The position is site based and will be on 3 weeks on / 3 weeks off rotation.

Main Accountabilities

  • Lead, coach, and mentor Supervisors/Flight coordinators and a team of operators for safe and effective operation of all mine site facilities.
  • Coordinate the maintenance of aerodrome airstrip, apron, fuel storage and all associated buildings and equipment.
  • Coordinate onsite bus scheduling and execution for site shift changes, pick up and drop off during flights.
  • Ensure work performed correctly, safely, on time and in an environmentally sound manner with minimal impact on mine site productivity.
  • Manage contracts will airline providers.
  • Prepare plans and procedures, and communicate objectives and information clearly and effectively.
  • Inspect work areas to identify training needs.
  • Perform job-specific hazard analyses to identify safety concerns and take action to rectify any issues.
  • Communicate with other department personnel to plan and schedule maintenance work including the provision of supplies and equipment.
  • Inform others of maintenance problems and any scheduled or unscheduled equipment downtime that may affect production.
  • Analyze maintenance records to identify trends and issues.
  • Prepare or revise programs, procedures, parts, systems, etc. to maximize the availability of equipment.
  • Maintain accurate records of performance indicators on a daily basis.
  • Produce weekly summary reports for the Manager, Site Services.

Main Qualifications

  • College Diploma in Airport operations and management.
  • 10 years of remote site experience with 5 years in a supervisor / management role.
  • Experience working in aviation specific fields.
  • Airport management.


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