We are Hiring! Field Operations Supervisor

We are Hiring! Field Operations Supervisor

Published: November 15, 2021

Job Title: Field Operations Supervisor

Reports to: Field Operations Manager

Classification: Full-Time, Regular Employee



Job Description:

Perpetua Resources Idaho, Inc. currently has an opportunity available for a Field Operations Supervisor at our Stibnite Gold Project in Stibnite, ID. The successful candidate will have proven experience as a leader overseeing operations from maintenance to construction. Experience with heavy equipment is a plus.

Position is located in Idaho’s fantastic backcountry in Stibnite Idaho approximately 3 hours from Donnelly, Idaho. The work schedule will be 9 days on and 7 days off, individual housing and per diem provided by company while on-shift.

Click here to download the application. Once completed, please send the application form as well as your resume to [email protected]

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise field operations staff daily activities ensuring safe work practices
  • Responsible for maintenance of site infrastructure, equipment, and vehicles
  • Coordinate purchasing, field personnel transportation, and field personnel
  • Provide support to environmental staff by assisting with baseline studies and field work.
  • Prepare of monthly and annual reports for Site Operations Superintendent
  • Conduct Tailgate/Safety Meetings with site staff and contractors
  • Maintain a hands-on leadership approach assisting with all site projects

Skills / Qualifications:

  • High School Degree or GED; and
  • Three (3) years of experience in a supervisor role
  • Must be detail-oriented, and a team player with good communication, analytical, organization, and time management skills
  • Ability to live and work in a remote camp, supervise employees, and treat others with respect, dignity, and professional
  • Knowledge of OSHA and MSHA and other regulatory health and safety standards.
  • Ability to perform scheduling and budgeting tasks.
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment such as excavator, backhoe, forklift, front end loader and snowplow truck
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company’s driving (MVR) policy

Physical Requirements:

  • Sufficient personal mobility, flexibility and balance with or without reasonable accommodation, allowing the employee to sit and work at a keyboard and/or to maneuver in uneven terrain
  • Sufficient clarity of speech and hearing or other communication capabilities, with or without reasonable accommodation, which permits the employee to discern verbal instruction and communicate effectively in person on the phone and/or radio
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus
  • Sufficient ability to operate ATV, UTV and snowmobile
  • Related job tasks will require hiking, hiking with snow shoes, walking, standing, sitting, lifting, stooping, squatting, kneeling, bending, crouching, pushing, pulling, grasping, reaching and long hours on foot and lifting/moving up to 50 pounds
  • Will be exposed to earth moving equipment, mechanical parts and helicopters
  • Must be comfortable working in remote areas. Will be exposed to severe weather conditions (hot and cold) in steep mountainous terrain and high elevations requiring agility and physical fitness
  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment including hard hat, hearing protection, safety glasses, safety footwear (safety-toed boots), hi-viz safety vest, protective clothing, gloves, etc.

Company Overview:

Perpetua Resources Corp., through its wholly owned subsidiaries, is focused on the exploration, site restoration and redevelopment of gold-antimony-silver deposits in the Stibnite-Yellow Pine district of central Idaho that are encompassed by the Stibnite Gold Project.  The Project is one of the highest-grade, open pit gold deposits in the United States and is designed to apply a modern, responsible mining approach to restore an abandoned mine site and produce both gold and the only mined source of antimony in the United States. Further advancing Perpetua Resources’ ESG and sustainable mining goals, the Project will be powered by the lowest carbon emissions grid in the nation and a portion of the antimony produced from the Project will be supplied to Ambri Inc., a U.S.-based company commercializing a low-cost liquid metal battery essential for the low-carbon energy transition.  In addition to the Company’s commitments to transparency, accountability, environmental stewardship, safety and community engagement, Perpetua Resources adopted formal ESG commitments which can be found on our website at www.perpetuaresources.com.

Perpetua Resources is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority, Female, Disabled, Veteran, Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation). Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

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