Supervisor Pit

Open date: 2024-05-02
Close date: 2024-05-13 17:30
Department: Operations

Oyu Tolgoi’s workforce today is more than 97 per cent Mongolian, and major strategic focus for the company is to develop a skilled workforce that is continuously learning. We aim to attract the best talent, so that we can together deliver a safe and globally competitive copper business that contributes to the prosperity of Mongolia.

The opportunity

We are looking for one (1) Supervisor Pit, Surface Operations - Mine Operations department based at Oyu Tolgoi mine with the roster of 14 days on and 14 days off.

The purpose of this role is to provide frontline leadership and ensures the effective and consistent delivery of services and support on mine operation activities of the functional area in line with the company policies and procedures to achieve the department's objectives and targeted plan.

What the role entails

  • Work safely, leading by example and modelling the OT green behaviors
  • Build good working relationships with everyone I work with
  • Be an effective team member of my Superintendent’s team
  • Fully participate in effective handovers with my incoming and outgoing peers
  • Understand the shift schedule & inside the limits of my authority, priorities and adjust the work for my team within the shift
  • Lead effective Pre-Start meetings for my team so we are prepared to safely achieve the work of the shift ahead
  • Set clear expectations for my team members including assign tasks, making sure my people are qualified to do their work (& advising my Superintendent of any training needs)
  • Monitor the work of my team members through the shift – including ensure they follow procedures and do quality work
  • Give and seek regular and effective feedback to and from my team members so they perform their work safely & productively
  • Conduct effective CCFVs, Safety Interactions and reviews of pre-task risk assessments to help improve safety
  • Support development of team members and provide input on talent assessment to Superintendent
  • Engage my team members in effective problem solving including Go Look, See & Listen to ensure I understand their issues
  • Get my team members willingly using each shift as an opportunity to improve
  • Make clear decisions e.g. where my team members have different views, and where issues arise in their work
  • Keep a diary of significant events , performance and behaviours of team members & report incidents

What you will need for this role

  • Bachelor or equivalent or higher degree in mining from college, university or university program.
  • At least 5 years of experience in the mining industry or in relevant field
  • To be able to recognize hazard, have a safety practices, to develop and implement occupational hazards, risk and safety precaution actions
  • To have a valid driver's license of B and C category
  • To be able to work in a team, to have knowledge about occupational hazards and safety prevention, and to be able to develop them.
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing and previous team leadership experience will be advantage.

All interested candidates should submit the following documents

Please click HERE to go to Oyu Tolgoi LLC Online Application System or go to, select your vacancy and click on the link in the bottom.

Please make sure to attach the following documents:

  • CV (in English and Mongolian)
  • Cover Letter (in English and Mongolian)

If you have any enquiries, please contact the following addresses:

Monnis Tower, 1st Floor
Chinggis Avenue 15, Sukhbaatar District
Ulaanbaatar - 14240, Mongolia

Tel: + (976) - 7010-3604

All potential candidates must be medically cleared.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and asked to submit additional documents

For successful candidates, please be advised that information submitted and collected during the recruitment process may be used or required by other HR functions such as Training and HR Services.

Employees of the Oyu Tolgoi LLC and subcontract companies currently working at Oyu Tolgoi mine must notify their employer of their application prior to progressing to the interview stage.

Oyu Tolgoi LLC ensures fair and transparent recruitment practices where all applicants are provided with equal opportunities and the decision on recruitment is made by committee members without any involvement of mediating individuals.