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Shaft General Foreman

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Job Title: Shaft General Foreman
Location: Rocanville, SK, Prairies Canada, Canada
Company: Nutrien Ltd.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Agronomist
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Shaft General Foreman  - (Rocanville, Saskatchewan, Canada)
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
The Shaft General Foreman is one of three General Foreman reporting to the Mine Maintenance Superintendent.
What you will do:
    Manage the activities of the Shaft Department in a safe and efficient manner to achieve established production goals within approved budgets, company guidelines and legal requirementsProvide safety leadership, ensure compliance with all safety and workplace rulesProvide guidance and coaching to front line supervisorsCoordinate the shaft work with input from Operations, Maintenance and EngineeringEnsure the function and reliability of the hoist and shaft assetsActively participate in the site safety programsOptimize and use daily downtime to complete required inspections and maintenance in the area while still achieving site production targetsParticipate in regular shutdown coordination and extended down planning in order to effectively use all shut down time
What you will bring:
    7-10 years of industry experience of which several were spent in the shaft areaA technical diploma or degree in a related discipline is preferredAn underground supervisor certificateMine Rescue certification, involvement in O.H.&S., and experience in Exposure Based Safety programs would be an assetExcellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skillsKnowledge of shaft and hoisting systems, including maintenanceProven leadership qualities coupled with the ability to engage and inspire, coach and mentor othersGood written and oral communication skillsStrong organizational skillsComputer proficiency
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
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Job Post Date: 06/25/20
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