Senior Mechanical Engineer - FIFO

  • Location:

    Almaty, Kazakhstan

  • Sector:

    Global Mining

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Michal Szypkowski

  • Contact email:

    Michal.Szypkowski@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/514052

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-07

  • Startdate:

    19/02/2019 13:21:23


Dimensions Of The Position


This is a technical, expatriate staff position providing process / mechanical equipment review and support for Project activities at Expansion Project.
The engineer will be an integral part of the engineering team and will be required to participate in the development, configuration, implementation, testing, checkout and commissioning of the concentrator process systems on Site.
Should the person have the potential there could be opportunities to move into Plant support, supervisory management or major project positions within the organization.

Purpose

Successful development, implementation and transition to operation of process systems and associated equipment and slurry piping systems.
Provision of process that allows optimised plant production and consumable utilisation
The integrity and security of all processes and systems at the sites in line with the corporate concentrator process technology, national standards and procedures.
To ensure business continuity through appropriate disaster recovery planning.
To ensure risk management strategy is implemented and to ensure risks are systematically identified, understood, managed (controls in place) and mitigated;
To ensure all work undertaken is consistent with project Charter Values and Guide to Business Conduct;
To ensure appropriate standards of excellence, compliance and governance are applied at all times. Comply with corporate IT&C policies and procedures;
To ensure all technology solutions meet or exceed all relevant health, safety and environmental standards to achieve the overall objective of Zero Harm

Job Duties


The area of direct responsibility includes development, provision and maintenance of copper concentrator process equipment engineering, from material handling, grinding and regrinding, flotation, filtration and thickening, bagging, and to tailing discharging, all aspects related to Copper Concentrate Process equipment specifications and installations.
Perform the standard functions, from time to time, as defined by the job description for the direct manager.
Provide the most appropriate advanced control technology necessary to eliminate hazards, minimise costs and improve performance/quality.
Health, Safety & Environment (HSE)

Raining & Experience

  • Tertiary qualified in Process engineering or Mechanical engineering with a minimum of 10yrs experience in mechanical orientated environment where the attributes of planning, organisation, leadership and control have clearly been demonstrated.
  • A sound knowledge of Base Metal Concentrator Process systems with preferable on engineering or maintenance to Copper Concentrator plant.
  • Experience with Windows and Relational databases will be distinct advantages.

General Requirements

  • Ability to use Microsoft Project for development of complex program / project schedules that identify critical path, dependencies, work effort and allocation of people to tasks;
  • Highly developed use of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel for presentation and analysis of project information. Experience in vendor management with the ability in meeting deadlines with conflicting priorities and changing business requirements;
  • Excellent communication, negotiation and influencing skills and the ability to build strong relationships within the business;

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.