Job title: Environment General Supervisor (Fly-in Fly Out)

Company: Agnico Eagle Mines

Job description: Reporting to the Environment Superintendent, you will be part of the Environment Department. The General Supervisor is responsible for the operation of the environment department at Meliadine. The incumbent will organize, prepare and manage the required documentation in order to ensure good environmental practices are being followed for the team in terms of site inspections, water monitoring, spills, waste, wildlife management and as well as new environmental projects. You will ensure that the goals and objectives are achieved while promoting and respecting Agnico Eagle’s values, Health & Safety Code of Conduct and the environment.

  • Efficient operation of the department through supervision of the environmental coordinators and the management of consultants for environmental programs and reporting;
  • Lead or assist with site inspections with regulators and communicate with inspectors/regulators/officers as required;
  • Ensure compliance with regulations/permits/plans, following-up on actions for non-conformities;
  • Provide guidance to underground and surface operations to ensure environmental obligations are met;
  • Ensure the production of weekly/monthly reports and participate on annual report preparations, and reviews;
  • Coordinate and ensure achievement of the implementation of site-wide best practices in risk management and ensure compliance to standards (Responsible Mining and Management System (RMMS), Toward Sustainable Mining (TSM), Responsible Gold Mining Principle (RGMP), International Cyanide Management Code (ICMC)…);
  • Ensure liaisons with other departments (mainly for water and tailings management, mine development, construction, water quality forecast, annual report);
  • Ensure liaison with communication/community relations groups;
  • Lead by example by applying the best leadership and environmental-oriented practices while respecting the Company’s Health & Safety Code of Conduct and the environment;
  • Participate in risk management evaluations;
  • Assist in budget development and control (variance, forecasts);
  • Assist with the permitting process.


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  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering (water resources/geotechnical/mining environment) or environmental sciences (biology/chemistry/hydrology/geography) or any other relevant field;
  • 8 – 10 years of work experience in one of the above fields is required;
  • 5 years of proven leadership/supervisory experience including assignments in remote working environments is required;
  • Arctic experience and mining project experience would be an asset;
  • Proven experience working with regulatory bodies and community stakeholders;
  • Experience leading third-party environmental/sustainability audits;
  • Experience in project management with third party consultants (field work, technical reports, etc.)
  • Excellent attention to detail, analytical skills and technical revision abilities;
  • Adaptability and autonomy competencies;
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and collaborate with multidisciplinary and multicultural teams;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team;
  • Excellent working knowledge of all Microsoft Office Suite applications especially Outlook, Excel, Word & PowerPoint.

Note that the official working language at Meliadine is English.
Your Work Schedule:

  • Schedule: 7 days of work, followed by 7 days for transportation and rest;
  • Accommodations and meals are provided on site at no cost to the employee. Agnico Eagle provides charter flights to and from the mine site and will accommodate to cover other travelling expenses according to your location of residence in Canada.


Location: Rankin Inlet, NU

Job date: Sat, 03 Feb 2024 06:48:59 GMT