Superintendent Environmental

Date: Jun 9, 2024

Location: Red Lake, ON, CA

Company: Evolution Mining Limited

About us

From humble beginnings in 2010, Evolution Mining is now a leading gold producer, operating six mines across Australia and Canada. Enacting our vision to be inspired people creating a premier global gold company, we are indeed a bold team with a bright future. Our operational diversity offers our employees access to many experiences and career opportunities within the one company. So, whether you choose to work at one of our underground or open pit operations, explore for our future as part of our Discovery team, or join our Group Office, we know you’ll have a bright future with us. 


About Red Lake

Evolution’s star is rising in Red Lake

At Red Lake, our people have many career and growth opportunities and a bright future. With three underground mines and two processing plants all within the one site, Red Lake is one of the highest-grade gold deposits in Canada. The operational diversity and complexity at Red Lake, along with outstanding exploration potential, opens the door to many career possibilities and highlights working with us. 

Located in Northwestern Ontario, we encourage our people to live local in the stunning community of Red Lake, where you can enjoy the outdoor lifestyle and adventures the region is renowned for. It’s very special that our town and operations are all close by, so it really does feel like one big community. 


About the role

The Superintendent Environmental role offers an exceptional opportunity to implement and monitor environmental management plans and processes to ensure compliance with environmental obligations. You will act as the primary contact for environmental matters associated with daily operational activities and provide support to the department manager with regulatory approvals and permitting processes. Additionally, you will provide supervision, coaching, and performance management to a team of Environmental professionals.


The position will be on a 5 day on/2 day off /4 day on /3day off (9.5 – hour day) roster and will be based residentially in Red Lake, Ontario with NO FIFO eligibility.  We offer a competitive salary, bonus structure and future growth. A housing taxable benefit will be provided and relocation support is available.


Key result areas in this role include:

  • Provides subject matter advice, environmental services, and coaching on the application of environmental policy and standards on site
  • Monitors federal and provincial legislation for relevant changes and risks
  • Champions the development and implementation of the environment management system and governance programs to ensure the operation maintains compliance with applicable environmental obligations and minimises environmental harm and risk
  • Oversees the environmental monitoring and reporting program
  • Oversees the development of the environmental management plans and strategies and oversees the implementation of associated programs and activities
  • Assists with the annual strategic and tactical planning for the environmental function, facilitating the development and implementation of performance metrics, work programs, and operating and capital budgets
  • Promotes and enhances the company’s reputation and relationship with the Government regulators, First Nation communities and other stakeholders through positive consultation and proactive engagement
  • Supervises and coaches’ direct reports providing career development, planning and pathways
  • Assist with approvals, permits and feasibility studies as required


About you

As the Superintendent Environmental, you will have a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Natural Resource Management, or other relevant scientific disciplines.


It is also important that you have/ can demonstrate:   

  • A Valid G Driver’s License and access to a vehicle
  • Significant experience in a mine site environmental role
  • Substantial practical environmental and stakeholder experience in a mining, or other industry environment
  • Knowledge of environmental approvals requirements and strategies
  • Working knowledge of relevant environmental legislation, including experience, and understanding of the federal and provincial permitting process
  • Experience in establishing, implementing, and managing Environmental Management Systems (EMS) and frameworks, standards, audits, and systems
  • Prior demonstrated experience in managing people
  • Experience managing departmental budgets
  • Mine rehabilitation and closure planning experience
  • Enthusiasm, positive attitude, and commitment to Evolution’s values


At Evolution, as our name suggests, change and transformation is in our DNA. We want the Evolution experience to be your career highlight. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a more inclusive and diverse workforce that represents the communities in which we operate. Candidates from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. We are focused on keeping our people safe and healthy and creating sustainable value in an environmentally and socially responsible way. Join our bold team to start your next exciting chapter. 


Other Important Details

As a condition of employment, successful applicants must complete satisfactory pre-employment requirements, including but not limited to Background Checks, Employment Verification, Education Verification and mandatory drug and alcohol testing.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. 


To find out more about us and Red Lake, click here   

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