Supervisors in mineral and metal processing - Emploi d'avenir Oversee the processing of natural resources by managing teams who work with metals and minerals like copper, zinc and aluminum, or who process mixes, such as cement, from raw materials to finished product." />
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Supervisors in mineral and metal processing

Oversee the processing of natural resources by managing teams who work with metals and minerals like copper, zinc and aluminum, or who process mixes, such as cement, from raw materials to finished product.

 
Average salary24$ / hour
 

Description

Supervisors, mineral and metal processing, supervise and co-ordinate the activities of workers in the following groups: Central Control and Process Operators, Mineral and Metal Processing (9231), Machine Operators and Related Workers in Metal and Mineral Products Processing and Manufacturing (941) and Labourers in Mineral and Metal Processing (9611). They are employed in mineral ore and metal processing plants such as copper, lead and zinc refineries, uranium processing plants, steel mills, aluminum plants, precious metal refineries, cement processing plants, clay, glass and stone processing plants and foundries.

Main tasks

  • Supervise, co-ordinate and schedule the activities of workers engaged in the following duties: operating single or multi-function mineral and metal processing machinery and equipment, operating mouldmaking and coremaking machines or manually make moulds and cores, operating glass process control, forming and finishing machines, operating concrete, clay and stone forming and finishing machines, and operating cement process control machines and equipment
  • Establish methods to meet work schedules and co-ordinate work activities with other departments
  • Requisition materials and supplies
  • Resolve work problems and recommend work measures to improve productivity and product quality
  • Train staff in job duties, safety procedures and company policies
  • Recommend personnel actions such as hirings and promotions
  • Prepare production and other reports
  • May set up machines and equipment.

This trade is in highest demand in these regions:

  • Mauricie

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