Principal Electrical Engineer

PUB323874

Mining roles trade truck project underground mechanical

About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Saskatoon

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Closing date: Saturday, 27 November 2021

About this role: Principal Electrical Engineer

About this role: Principal Electrical Engineer

We’re hiring a Principal Electrical Engineer for our mining client to join their leading and growing team! This is a 12-month contract opportunity where you will be responsible for coordinating the general description of scope and the basis of design required for electrical engineering.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure an overriding commitment to health, safety, environmental responsibility, and sustainable development, including development of initiatives to improve the HSEC profile of the project.
  • Provide leadership for Electrical / I&C in respect to safe systems of work.
  • Ensure conformance with the Charter, the Group Level Documents, Code of Conduct and relevant statutory obligations.
  • Recommends and incorporates any changes required to identify safety or risk improvements, capital efficiency, or productivity improvements.
  • Implements Electrical Engineering strategy, plans, processes, and systems for the project.
  • Represent the company’s interest and vision during the development of the Jansen Stage 1 engineering.
  • Participate in the Prevention through Design, Strategic Procurement, and data-centric design programs.
  • Ensure project designs are aligned with project objectives and developed on time and budget.
  • Provide engineering contractor supervision (including field support) and technical assurance for electrical designs (High and Low Voltage) of Jansen Stage 1, with a focus on Shaft, hoist, and Underground areas.
  • Accountable to lead the development of cost effective, operable, maintainable and supportable electrical solutions that address business problems and integrate with existing and future business systems
  • Accountable to work with engineering contractors for the development and improvement of electrical standards
  • Work with stakeholders to ensure a multidisciplinary integrated design according to best practices and high safety standards.
  • Oversee practices ensuring compliance with requirements of mines safety acts and/or regulations for Canada/Saskatchewan and other jurisdictions, as required.
  • Support Risk identification, evaluation, and controls implementation process.
  • Participate in technical documentation formal review and approval process.
  • Identify gaps and support optimizing Electrical team strategy/plans.
  • Develop internal competence, subject matter experts, and technical expertise.
  • Assist in the governance and assurance of all EPCM development work.

Requirements

Requirements

Requirements

  • 10-15 years of experience in project engineering, working as part of EPCM or Owner’s teams.
  • Industry experience in mining (surfaces, shafts and underground), utilities, or manufacturing.
  • Potash mining and processing design experience desirable.
  • Mine development, underground operation and maintenance
  • Experience overseeing medium-sized teams, creating development plans, and mentoring.
  • Experience in the use and application of Smartplant tools desirable.
  • Degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Licensed, as a Professional Engineer in Saskatchewan (APEGS) is desirable.
  • Post-graduate qualifications are well regarded.
  • Strong effective communication, interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Business acumen and strategic agility.
  • Strong verbal, written, and presentation skills.

Benefits

Benefits

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How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Gultchan Chevket via the details below, quoting publication number:
PUB323874

Account manager

Gultchan Chevket
Brunel Canada - Toronto
g.chevket@brunel.net
+1 416 244 2402

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