Electrical and Instrumentation General Foreperson – Surface Process

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  • Post Date: October 12, 2022
Job Description

Electrical and Instrumentation General Foreperson – Surface Process

Ref.: 26117


The Electrical and instrumentation General Foreperson is part of the team for the Process Surface Mining Sector. He/She is responsible for all electrical maintenance and instrumentation. He/She
oversees a team of supervisors, electricians and instrumentation technicians. He/She is also in charge of the planning teams for the whole maintenance of the Process -Surface areas. He/She
demonstrates leadership and focuses on achieving established objectives, in collaboration with the Operations and Mechanical Maintenance groups of the surface as well as with the maintenance
groups of the mine department.

Essential Duties

  • Supervise, manage staff, assess performance and ensure employee development
  • Plan, organize, direct and coordinate the electrical maintenance and instrumentation activities of the surface maintenance service in order to achieve set objectives
  • Direct and optimize the preventive maintenance program and planned outages
  • Participate in selection, purchase and installation of electrical equipment
  • Implement best practices to maximize the availability of production equipment
  • Solve problems related to their sector of activity and put in place measures to optimize productivity and quality of work
  • Create a partnership with other services in its sector to establish a team spirit and collaboration
  • Write reports
  • Develop budget and control maintenance costs
  • Respect, know and promote regulations, policies and the vision of the company, particularly in terms of health and safety, in order to align operational strategies accordingly
  • All other related tasks

Training & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum of 10-15 years of relevant experience in managing electrical maintenance and instrumentation teams
  • Very good computer skills, including SAP software and the MS Office suite
  • Bilingualism is essential
  • Experience in the mining industry is an asset

Skills & Competencies

  • Sense of organization and management of priorities
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems
  • Adaptability
  • Good communication skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to work in a remote location and in a multicultural environment

Work Location & Schedule

  • Schedule : 8 days of work followed by 6 days off
  • Eleonore Mine site (Fly-in, Fly-out)

Interested qualified candidates should send their resume via the company’s Web site at www.newmont.com no later than October 25, 2022

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, we will only contact those selected for an interview.

As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont is committed to diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

This position is based at Newmont’s Eleonore mine site, which is a fly-in/fly-out operation. Pursuant to the Government of Canada’s vaccine requirement for travel, COVID-19 vaccination is required for all travelers departing from Canadian airports, which includes flights to/from Newmont’s Eleonore mine site, subject only to some very limited exemptions. Accordingly, if you receive an offer of employment for this position, you will be required to provide a declaration confirming that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or confirming that you have an exemption from the Government of Canada’s vaccine requirement for travel, prior to your anticipated start date. Further, if you receive an offer of employment for this position, you may also be required to provide proof of vaccination or exemption status prior to your anticipated start date, or at a later date upon Newmont’s request.