Senior Project Engineer Shafts
Posted on: March 19, 2023
South32 is a globally diversified mining and metals company. Our purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people's lives now and for generations to come. We are trusted by our owners and partners to realise the potential of their resources. We produce bauxite, alumina, aluminium, metallurgical coal, manganese, nickel, silver, lead and zinc at our operations in Australia, Southern Africa and South America. With a focus on growing our base metals exposure, we also have two development options in North America and several partnerships with junior explorers around the world.
Following the acquisition of Arizona Mining, South32 is the new owner of the Hermosa Project, a high-grade zinc, lead and silver development option in Arizona.
South32's purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people's lives now and for generations to come. We work closely with their host communities to create enduring social and economic value through local employment, infrastructure and facilities development and community investment programs.
The location of this role is the Hermosa Project site near Patagonia, Arizona
The primary purpose of the Senior Project Engineer of Shafts is to provide input and oversight of the EPCM and contractor(s) for the Underground Project for the Production and Ventilation shafts construction and sinking activities at the Hermosa Project. This includes, but is not limited to, design and work executed by the EPCM, contractors and/or other Engineering Service Providers (ESPs) directly engaged by the South32 Underground Project team; Provide and review of engineering design, maintenance and operational functions for compliance with South32 and regulatory body safety standards; Provide technical assistance during the equipment procurement phase including participation in technical bid evaluations, Requests for Information (RFI) response and attending vendor factory inspections as required; Provide review, as directed, of designs for shaft facilities, including both temporary and permanent, taking into account, fit for purpose and hand over requirements that meets the long term needs of the Hermosa site; Application of project management functions and principles in the supervision of detailed engineering packages including reporting, progress measurement, quality control, forecasting and contract management. Development and mentoring of peers, trades people and operators; Champion business improvement initiatives and provide engineering review and advice to justify, implement and monitor all improvements with view to maximize safe shaft sinking advance rates.
Accountabilities (Include but are not limited to):
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