Nutrien Mine Operations Supervisor in Aurora, North Carolina

Job Description

Mine Operations Supervisor Aurora, CA

Why work at Nutrien? Great question!

Safety is a core value at Nutrien. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.

While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.

In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.

Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.

This position reports to the Mine General Supervisor

Key Tasks:

  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with department heads, engineers, shift supervisors, direct reports, trainers, safety and environmental personnel, contractors, 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 relations to measuring and improving production methods, employee and equipment performance/efficiency, working conditions, and the quality of work produced

  • Ensure work is done to high Health & Safety standards

  • Evaluate and coordinate the training of all Mine Operations personnel to ensure optimal performance

  • Prepare work requests for the maintenance of equipment, to acquire needed supplies, and direct the efficient utilization of assigned resources.

  • Must possess the strength and dexterity to personally inspect all areas of his responsibility that may affect employee safety, and environmental integrity, while maintaining high standards and fulfilling all criteria to meet MSHA regulations.


  • Qualified candidate needs to be an effective team builder with demonstrated abilities

  • Position requires incumbent to have a proven history of directing and coordinating business production needs

  • Ability to lead and motivate all levels of personnel

  • Must have excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills and be highly motivated and self-directed


  • High School Diploma along with demonstrated and related equivalent experience

  • Supervisory training and knowledge of industrial plant operations acquired by working up through an operation job progression and supervisory training program

  • 5-10 years of experience leading people

Nutrien is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate. This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.

If this sounds like a good match, apply now. In order to ensure consideration for this role, candidates are encouraged to apply by April 30. However, this job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies.

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

**EOE race/color/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/vet

System ID 2018-6904

Job Category Leadership & Management

Business Unit Phosphate