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

Reporting to Chief of service, Plant Electrical Maintenance

Fixed-term contract for an initial one year period

On the technical side, the current flows because you have a background in electrical engineering combined with several years of experience in the industrial electrical equipment industry, partly acquired in a mineral processing plant. It is this energy that will enable you to promote the efficient and continuous transfer of your specialized knowledge to our employees as part of the start-up project at Boungou Mine. You will supervise them so that they can develop and master the skills they need, in line with our objectives and practices in health and safety, continuous improvement and succession planning.

Main challenges and responsibilities

  • Ensure understanding and compliance with electrical and health and safety procedures by overseeing your team’s work, including daily inspections and preventive and predictive maintenance activities.
  • Identify the skills that employees acquired or must develop, and design/deliver learning solutions accordingly that will ensure the quality of our electrical infrastructures and the professional growth of our personnel.
  • Ensure that the technical information in our maintenance management system is updated, evolving and accurate, including the drafting of new procedures.
  • Act as a technical reference to electricians, team leaders and supervisors to assist them in their decision-making.
  • Participate in the management and implementation of optimization projects in electrical maintenance.

Your profile and skills

  • Degree in electrical engineering.
  • Minimum of 5 years of recognized industrial or mining experience, some of which involving training or coaching roles.
  • In-depth knowledge of electrical equipment such as generators, electricity networks, electrical rooms, etc.
  • Excellent interpersonal, writing, listening and oral communication skills in English and French. Note that the working language is French.

To make a difference

  • Experience with continuous improvement techniques.
  • Work experience abroad, an asset.
  • Familiar with preventive and predictive maintenance techniques.
  • Familiar with maintenance management software.
  • Knowledge and sustained interest in health and safety and the environment.


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