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Supervisor, Production-Mine Services

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Job Title: Supervisor, Production-Mine Services
Location: Aurora, NC, South United States, USA
Company: Nutrien Ltd.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Manufacturing/Production
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Supervisor, Production-Mine Services (Aurora, North Carolina, U.S.A.)
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.
This position reports directly to the General Supervisor, Production-Mine Services.
What you will do:
  • Supervise the shift activities of a crew of six production operators in the operation of the waste gypsum storage stacks, the gypsum reclaim system, blend disposal, the sand tailing disposal/dike construction site, and process water handling system
  • Plan, direct, coordinate and execute daily activities based on the published schedule or directive
  • Ensure the total process waste disposal system is operated to achieve productions goals
  • Monitor the progress of daily activities, deal with any identified obstacles that limit the productivity of the crew, conduct site visits to ensure that all assigned work is performed in a safe manner and provide direct supervision of the mine services operating crew during the shift
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with department heads, engineers, shift supervisors, direct reports, trainers, safety and environmental personnel, mine, etc.
  • Coordinate production needs with planned maintenance activities with the mine maintenance department to ensure the long-term viability of the fleet
  • Review performance data, and develop and implement changes necessary to enhance safety, improve productivity, and lower production costs
  • Make recommendations in relation to measuring and improving production methods, employee and equipment performance/efficiency, working conditions, and the quality of work produced
  • Ensures work is done to high Health & Safety standards
  • Evaluate and coordinate the training of all Mine Services operations personnel to ensure optimal performance
  • Supervise and lead employees to be responsible for their safety, and environmental awareness while maintaining a good working relationships
  • Prepare work requests for the maintenance of equipment, to acquire needed supplies, and direct the efficient utilization of assigned resources
  • Input time verification data
  • Coordinate with the shift supervisors in the Mill and Phos Acid Departments
What you will bring:
  • High School Diploma along with demonstrated and related equivalent experience
  • 5-10 years mining experience leading people
  • Qualified candidate will be an effective team builder with demonstrated abilities 
  • Proven history of directing and coordinating business production needs 
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate all levels of personnel
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills and be highly motivated and self-directed
  • Must possess the strength and dexterity to personally inspect all areas of responsibility that may affect employee safety, and environmental integrity
  • Technical Degree or Bachelors Degree in Science in relevant field, is preferred
  • Must possess a working knowledge of heavy equipment operation and maintenance, feeder/conveyor operation, "Rim Ditch Method" of gypsum stack construction, and hydraulic transport, and deposition of slurries
  • Must be able to observe and understand changing ground conditions, material slope stability indicators, and adjust equipment utilization as these changing conditions require maintaining a safe working environment
  • Must be able to conduct meetings and keep records of time, safety, production, and personnel
  • Must be able to efficiently communicate both verbally and through written instructions task directions, and job assignments
  • Participation in Employee Involvement Teams is required
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: 04/20/20
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