Electrical Project Engineer
We are currently seeking to engage an experienced and highly motivated Electrical Project Engineer to join our team in our Gold Mine Project in Seguela, Côte d’Ivoire.
Reporting to the Senior Project Engineer, this role is a key member of Project team. The Electrical Project Engineer will be responsible for assisting with 90kV grid connection, process plant and other major electrical deliverables as they pertain to the construction of a gold mine in Cote D’Ivoire. This will require developing, reviewing, and approving engineering deliverables (specifications, drawings, cost estimations, etc.), and construction / contractor management on behalf of Roxgold including:
ü Reviewing project proposals and plans; conferring with key internal staff (projects, sites, procurement, and finance teams)
ü Reviewing proposal / bids from contractors and consultants.
ü Completing technical studies; preparing cost estimates, schedules, bill of materials, design drawings, and technical specifications.
ü Maintains project schedule by monitoring project progress; coordinating activities; resolving problems.
ü Controls project plan by reviewing design, specifications, and plan and schedule changes; recommending actions.
ü Liaising with any subcontractors, consultants and the general workforce involved in the project.
ü Prepares project status reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends, recommending actions.
ü Attend regular meetings to keep informed of progress.
ü Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
ü Manages daily and weekly provision of site engineering and administrative assistance to construction contractors for 90kV transmission line and substation and other projects as required
ü Coordinates with all project contractors/subcontractors and other internal departments to ensure project work can be executed efficiently Actively participates in project safety management and assists to ensure all work is conducted according to company safety policies and procedures.
ü Ensure that the ESG policies and standards applicable are implemented accordingly to the requirements.
This is an 18-month fixed term position, located in Seguela Project site, the work rotation is 15/6 adapted according to the needs of the service on mine site.
ü Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Preferably civil or electrical engineering)
ü 7+ years’ related field and project planning experience pertaining to electrical (MV and LV) infrastructure
ü Excellent project management skills desired
ü Design skills; experience in, but not limited to:
- Preparing electrical drawings in AutoCAD
- Preparing bill of materials
- Preparing tender documentation
- Preparing technical specifications
- Cost and schedule estimating
- Must have strong written and verbal communication skills (English: essential; French: an asset)
- Field / construction management experience an asset (West African experience a plus)
- Experience coordinating with engineering consultants, contractors, and equipment vendors
- Experience in planning, designing and/or constructing infrastructure projects (preferably mining projects)
Send your CV to [email protected] with the subject heading “ Electrical Project Engineer ". Written applications can be addressed to the HR Service or to our office located at Abidjan, “Cocody 2 plateaux les Vallons 6è Tranche,”. All applications must be received by 10 September 2021