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Location Boungou Mine– Burkina Faso
Schedule Rotation job 35/28 12 hours

Together, we can do great things. This is the essence of the leadership philosophy you have built over many years of relevant experience (5 to 10 years). Your specialized technical training is your best asset to ensure the smooth running of our equipment. You will coordinate and plan all our electrical projects in an effort to improve our current and future installations, while supporting our electricians, draftspersons, and foremen. 

Main challenges and responsibilities

  • Provide stellar technical support to eliminate or reduce recurring problems in the mineral processing plant and surface infrastructure for equipment such as generators, power grids, electrical rooms, etc.
  • Ensure that improvements are made to our existing electrical systems; coordinate electrical engineering and instrumentation projects, research and technical development activities with the external contractor. 
  • Participate in the design of plans and specifications, wiring diagrams and industrial controls; check, revise and approve the drawings.
  • Selection and technical specification of electrical and instrumentation equipment and systems, motors, and protective power systems.
  • Ensure healthy human resources and technical management of electrical projects, from design to commissioning, in compliance with electrical and health & safety installation procedures and standards.
  • Draft technical reports to assist in budget setting and monitoring processes.
  • Assume the responsibilities of the Mill Superintendent during his time-off periods and absences.

Your profile and skills

  • Degree in electrical engineering.
  • Member of a professional association of engineers.
  • 5 to 10 years of relevant electrical and control experience in an industrial sector.
  • Good experience of power plants with generators as well as high-voltage electricity networks.
  • Bilingual (French and English).

To make a difference

  • Proficient with following software: Word, Excel, Powerpoint, AutoCAD and other electric software solutions.


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