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TransAlta | Beach, North Dakota
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Job Description

Looking to expand your mining career?  Join the SunHills Mining team at the Highvale Mine, Canada’s largest surface strip coal mine managed and operated by SunHills Mining Limited partnership (LP), a TransAlta entity.  The Highvale Mine is located about 80 km west of Edmonton near Lake Wabamun and fuels three coal-fired plants operated by TransAlta.


SunHills Mining LP is currently seeking to fill the position of Maintenance Supervisor, reporting to the GF, Maintenance.


Duties and Responsibilities

Include, but are not limited to:

·      Coordinating maintenance activities in conjunction with operational requirements in a cost effective, safe and environmental manner.

·      Reviewing departmental safety incidents on a daily basis and communicating details to crews.

·      Assigning daily job assignments to maintenance employees as well as contractor personnel when required.

·      Conducting performance assessments of maintenance personnel on an annual basis.

·      Supervising and coordinating the day-to-day duties of maintenance apprentices, as well as compiling any documentation required by the company as part of the apprentice training program.

·      Generating maintenance work orders.

·      Attending meetings and training sessions, some of which may be on scheduled days off.

·      Working closely with maintenance planning technicians and Supply Chain Management personnel for needed repair components.

·      Assuming other duties and responsibilities as may be required in response to changing circumstances and the economical and physical environment of the Company.



·         Possess a Journeyman Trades certificate or Engineering Technology diploma with a minimum of 5 years of experience.  

·         Supervisory experience is preferred. 

·         Have knowledge of the maintenance and repair of mining equipment and current safety procedures. 

Interested candidates should apply to the HR Department: Email careers@sunhills.ca or fax to 780-731-5306. We thanks all applications, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

About TransAlta

TransAlta Centralia Mining, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of TransAlta Corporation U.S.A. TransAlta Corporation, headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, is a non-regulated electricity generation company, operating in Canada, the United States, Mexico, and Australia.

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