General Manager (2017-2620)
Redpath is currently seeking individuals to fill the following full time, salary positions.
Position: General Manager
Closing Date: Friday, July 14, 2017
Location: North Bay, ON
Work Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The Area Manager is responsible for Redpath’s contracting activities within the incumbent’s designated business unit(s). This position manages all aspects of the business unit with regards to: accountability for Health and Safety, contract performance and management development.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Ensure Redpath’s Safety Program is implemented and followed at each project site.
Participate in safety meetings, audits, blitzes.
Accountable for the financial and contract performance of multiple projects.
Monitor project schedules and reacts as required.
Accountable for the financial and contract performance of contracting operations, includes estimating, tenders, project design, start up, continuing operations and closure.
Monitor project schedule and react as required.
Work with Area Managers and Estimators during the tendering process to develop correct method and means of securing work.
Directly responsible for the accuracy and effectiveness of tenders.
Monitor KPI’s of projects and addresses issues.
Responsible for personnel selection and development including succession planning.
Identify “champions” and mentor them.
Participate in job fairs and recruitment programs.
Establish client knowledge and relationships for future business development.
Work with Manager, Global Marketing to identify potential work, make client calls and develop business.
50% of time is spent in an office environment; 50% of time visiting clients and making site visits with frequent trips underground.
Education and Experience:
Post-secondary education in Mining Engineering (Bachelor’s, Technician or Technologist).
- 10 years’ experience in a mining contracting environment or a combination of education and progressive experience and responsibility with at least 3 years in a Project Superintendent role or higher.
Project Management and Project Controls knowledge
Possess strong mining skills and contracting experience and knowledge
Capable of financial analysis
Able to develop subordinates.
Requires exceptional interpersonal skills to interact with clients, peers and subordinates.
Possess sound regulatory knowledge of areas operating in.
Bi- or multilingualism an asset.
J.S. Redpath Limited is committed to an environment that is barrier free. If you require accommodation during the hiring process, please inform us in advance so that we can arrange reasonable and appropriate accommodation.