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Mechanical Engineer-Expat Jobs- FIFO-Mining Opérations

Consultfinder, a recruitment agency based in the United Kingdom, is looking on behalf of one of its clients, a large-scale mining site, based in West Africa, a Mechanical Engineer.

The ideal candidate will have to keep a particular interest in health and safety, sustainable development, relations with communities. The candidate must ensure that at all times sustainable development is a priority, as well as health / safety instructions

The candidate will be based in West Africa with FIFO 7/3 roaster.
Expat package
Company health insurance and repatriation included


The duties are specialized in nature and requires in-depth knowledge and expertise in industrial mechanics and reliability.
The candidate is responsible for the activities of the reliability technician group
Provide field support for the fixed maintenance team and the operation
Perform inspections and safety analysis on equipment
Identify problematic equipment
Investigate, research, analyze and resolve information and problems related to mechanical engineering.
Set up, update, validate and show engineering plans and deadlines
Set up reports and documents to ensure compliance taking into account industry and operations
Reassess the criticality of equipment and document it
Perform and lead failure mode analysis with maintenance staff
Analyze, research and document the dominant failure modes in order to make the required adjustments to the maintenance program of the equipment concerned.
Work in permanent collaboration with the engineering department in order to establish the best known practices in the development of maintenance programs during the design phase of projects and equipment modification.

Minimum Qualifications

Associate / Bachelor / Engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent (Minimum Required)
Being a member of a professional order would be an asset
Having a CMRP certification (Certified Reliability & Maintenance Professional) would be an asset
Minimum of 5 years of fixed maintenance work experience in the mining industry
Strong skills in management, communication and interpersonal interactions
Great mechanical analysis capacity to solve complex problems
Master of industrial reliability concepts and processes
Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing with the various departments of the organization
Able to organize and prioritize tasks
Have a sense of priorities
Excellent knowledge of vibration analysis
Being bilingual would be an asset, French is mandatory
All maintenance and reliability certifications would be a real asset

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