Manager – Processing Plant Operations (HRPP0543)

Labrador, NL
Posted 1 week ago

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HR Project Partners is currently accepting resumes for a Manager – Processing Plant Operation>s on behalf of one of our clients. The ideal candidate would be bilingual in both French and English, hold a Bachelors Degree of College Diploma in Mineral Processing, Chemical Engineering or Metallurgy, and have 10-15 years’ experience in a senior management role with experience in working and managing staff in a FIFO rotation/shift mode.

This position is located in Labrador, NL. This is a permanent position.

• Provide leadership to and supervise processing staff to ensure that employees and contractors adhere to safety standards and any applicable legislation. This project is in a start-up phase; so ideally you have the experience and the ability to map-out needs and build from ground up;
• Provide project management support and services across the surface infrastructure and elsewhere on site;
• Conduct regular and thorough inspections of all plant areas to ensure compliance with safety and environment standards and regulations;
• Oversee preparation and control of the processing department budget to ensure meeting the cost targets;
• Optimize the metallurgical and environmental performance of the process plant through monitoring, test work, procedural changes, process control and innovation;
• Create a working environment which ensures that employees and contractors gain new skills and achieve their full potential by developing and implementing effective training and mentoring programs;
• Monitor process performances and final product quality and undertake corrective actions, whenever necessary, to adhere to the product specifications;
• Create a high performing culture and lead the processing team to embrace innovation and continuous improvement;
• Implement employee performance management processes to ensure optimum employee performance;
• Develop, maintain and improve processing systems to ensure that all production and OHS performances are as per the budget;
• Monitor, through appropriately developed reporting systems, plant performance and recommend, plan and implement future plant and equipment optimization strategies;
• Based on the customer specifications, ensure that the mining department is aware of processing requirements and that properly blended ore is delivered to feed the plant;
• Liaise with the quality control lab to ensure proper process control in a timely manner; and
• Liaise with the Logistics department to ensure prompt shipping of the end product and blending at the Port, as necessary.

• Bachelor’s Degree or College Diploma in Mineral Processing, Chemical Engineering or Metallurgy;
• 10-15 years’ experience in a senior management role;
• Substantial experience with exposure to large scale processing plants in a senior supervisory position;
• Experience in an iron ore concentrator will be an advantage;
• Bilingualism (French and English) is an asset; and
• Experience in working and managing staff in a FIFO rotation/shift mode, preferably in a remote location and have been exposed to dealing with aboriginal communities.

• Demonstrated experience to providing exceptional leadership, coaching and mentoring teams
• Ability to work independently with little direction and/or within a team environment;
• Highly developed planning, analytical and problem solving skills
• Excellent communication skills;
• Strong organizational and planning skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities; and
• Proficient in the use of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

HR Project Partners Inc. (HRPP) is a Human Resources consulting company offering various services in Human Resources, both to individuals and to companies. One of those services is recruitment for companies on a provincial and national basis.

HR Project Partners is an equal opportunity employer.

Please apply directly to this job posting. For questions regarding the position, please feel free to email While HR Project Partners appreciates all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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