Candidates login or register below

Like Us

Candidate Login / Register
Sorry, but this job has expired. Please try another search or browse our jobs.

High Voltage Power distribution Superintendent

Job Field:
Engineering and Mineral Processing Jobs
Electrical Engineer Jobs, Engineering Consultant Jobs, Industrial Engineer Jobs, Instrument and Control Jobs
Africa, French Africa, Mauritania, West Africa
Mauritania All
Contract Type:
Full Time / Permanent
Salary Description:
on application
Kinross Gold
Job Ref:

Location: Tasiast, Inchiri region, Mauritania

Job Description

To provide complex overall technical support to the non-process operations and maintenance team. To follow established policies, practices and procedures when completing work assignments. To maximize operational efficiency, safety, and profitability to cultivate exceptional stakeholder and employee satisfaction. Contribute to maintaining budget, forecasts, and strategic plans for the energy management team function. To ensure the reporting of accurate cost and availability data of power generation systems

Job Responsibilities

 To administer a system, program, or process in non-process operations and maintenance

  • Responsible for ensuring the accurate and timely processing of all activities related to instrumentation power generation and distribution.
  • Answers queries and handles requests related to energy control and conservation which includes problem solving and judgment.
  • Complies with established methodologies and quality standards related to energy control systems while at the same time recommending new or alternate approaches.
  • Escalates issues requiring knowledge about the broader business impact of decisions.
  • Prepares reports and completes documentation related to energy controls and management.
  • Assists with special projects related to energy systems.
  • Monitors efficiency of all energy systems.
  • Maximizes equipment utilization and minimizes downtime.
  • Monitors, analyzes, and implements changes to ensure maintenance of generation systems is preventative, predictive, and proactive.
  • Monitors and reports on the achievement of targets and revises strategies as needed.
  • Actively manage and lead a multicultural team.
  • Mentor / train less experienced employees on operating standards, procedures and methods
  • Other duties as required.

To provide technical support and customer service related to energy management control systems:

  • Addresses queries and resolves issues for internal customers while ensuring service standards are met
  • Ensures internal customers comply with company policy and procedures and regulations in energy systems
  • Prepares communication materials, manuals and other written materials related to energy conservation
  • Works closely with all energy consumers to ensure energy management is recognized and is a part of their culture

To provide work direction to the Energy Management and Continuous Improvement Team:

  • Acts as a communication linchpin with the team and models the organization’s values
  • Contributes to the development and revision of policies and procedures for the energy systems team

Education and Experience

  • Tertiary qualification in electrical or energy management
  • Must have successfully completed and possess electrical or energy management trades certificates
  • 10 years plus of related work experience specifically high voltage – overhead lines and protective relays
  • Driving license
  • Excellent English and French communication skills
  • Previous green and brown field installation experience
  • Complete understanding and experience of energy control systems operation in an industrial / mining environment
  • Experience with remote power generation system with multiple units
  • Experience in industrial / mining safety culture
  • Knowledge of electrical / power international standards and codes 
  • Ability to initiate preventative maintenance programs and compliance
  • Ability to create and read electrical drawings
  • Relevant computer literacy  


  • Well-structured and results focused
  • High energy, drive and resilience
  • Values honesty
  • Good listener
  • Innately inclusive, ability to generate respect and creates a trusting work environment
  • Values the experiences of a diverse culture


Language Requirements



Job Segment: Manager, High Voltage, Electrical, Instrumentation, Management, Energy, Engineering

Closing Date:

Return to search.

This website uses cookies. Read our cookie policy for more information. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Latest Job Listings