General Manager Operations

Industrial & OEM

Saskatoon, SK

  • 2021-12-07
  • General Manager Operations
    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

    Lock Search Group is pleased to present an exciting opportunity to join a  growing company in the Mining & Metals Industry. Our client produces rare earth elements and oxides, which assists with green energy, hydraulic fracturing, military strategic resource, and electric vehicles. 

    They are looking for a General Manager Operations to be based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Reporting to the Chief Operations Officer, this individual will effectively manage all aspects of the continuous production process to achieve planned production levels at optimum cost while meeting agreed quality.

    What you will be doing:

    • Responsible for all aspects of continuous and efficient processing
    • Ensuring plant production volume, cost and quality are on budget
    • Technical input into the development and acquisition of new processing plant equipment and processes
    • Assisting with development of new plant operating processes and procedures
    • Ensuring a safe and healthy work environment
    • Maintaining effective community and other key stakeholder relationships
    • Maintaining open and effective customer relationships
    • Direction, leadership, motivation, and health of the workforce

    The experience you bring:

    • 15+ years or more relevant industry experience within the resources or chemical manufacturing sector in operations, process engineering, and project evaluation
    • Experience in plant design, commissioning, and development
    • Knowledge and experience with Metallurgy required
    • Excellent people skills and the ability to build rapport with other staff and external parties
    • Experience working with a Union (preferred)
    • Excellent leadership skills

    If you’re an experienced operations leader who checks all the boxes, apply today in confidence by directly emailing your resume to Jay Pinniger (Recruitment Consultant), 

    Thank you in advance for your interest, only individuals deemed to have the skill set and experience to fit the role will be contacted. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada without sponsorship. 

    Lock Search Group is a National Executive Recruitment firm with a dozen offices in Canada, a staff of more than 50 Consultants and Associates, and expertise in 11 major disciplines. Our mission is to provide exceptional Recruitment and Consulting Services to clients and candidates. We apply our experience and expertise to deliver solutions with a personalized approach that focuses on clients’ needs and candidates’ goals.