This site uses cookies. To find out more, see our Cookies Policy

NM - UG Maintenance Supervisor in Farmington, NM at Westmoreland Coal Company.

Date Posted: 2/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Summary Description:

The UG Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for leading the work execution team in the daily development of outby and longwall work management activities. This position is also responsible for safely executing work against schedules, plans and specified standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:           

Promote and support the overall health, safety and work environment by implementing and assisting in the enforcement of the requirements of San Juan Coal Health and Safety Programs.

Facilitate safe mine production through the use of personnel and equipment for an area or shift. Directs all activities of a single shop or segment of the mining operations on rotating shifts.

Perform timely updates and evaluations of scope of work requests prior to approval of weekly plans.

Participate in pre-planning, planning and scheduling meetings to ensure alignment and commitment of resources to the work schedule.

Monitor equipment and personnel to accommodate the mining and extraction of coal in a safe and efficient manner. While providing a positive chain of communication in a diverse work environment.

Leading the work execution team in the daily work development for the outby & longwall activities, implementing necessary job assignments to work force to ensure a match of the work and equipment.

Demonstrate and support the Westmoreland Coal Company Code of Conduct, promote and support overall health, safety and work environment.

Perform other assignments as directed to meet business needs.


Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications and Skills:

High School Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of three years of mechanical or electrical experience in a mining environment, New Mexico Underground Mine Foreman certification and MSHA Electrical certification required.

Demonstrate knowledge of Maintenance Business Processes, JD Edwards and mining processes necessary.

Verifiable experience leading teams and ensuring adherence to deadlines and compliance requirements is mandatory.

Strong written and verbal communication skills for the purpose of recording and presenting information in a group setting required.

Must be able to apply technical information from a variety of sources as well as effectively interact at all levels of the organization in a team-oriented, rapidly changing environment.

Must be aware of the hazards and risks involved in the mining environment and demonstrate a pattern of conduct consistent with the acceptance of responsibility for encouraging a safe work environment.


  1. Maintenance Jobs
  2. Electrician Jobs