TMF Sand Dam Specialist (Bolt On) Apply now Requisition Number: 508542Contract Type: Fixed TermCountry: PanamaLocation: DonosoSite: Cobre PanamaCategories: ServicesFirst Quantum Minerals Ltd. has grown from a small mineral operation in Zambia into a multinational mining business in less than two decades, with a global portfolio of copper and nickel assets in Europe, Africa, Australia and South America. This phenomenal growth is down to FQM people who have strived to be Bolder, Smarter and Driven in everything they do.
In March 2013, First Quantum Minerals acquired Inmet Mining Corporation, a Canadian-based mining company primarily producing copper and zinc from mines in Finland, Spain and Turkey, with also a major copper deposit under development in Panama, known as Cobre Panama. The combination of the First Quantum and Inmet assets has created one of the world’s leading copper producers with a geographically diversified portfolio of high-quality operations and development projects in eight countries across five continents.
With a strategic plan to produce more than 1 million tonnes per annum of copper within five years, the Company is poised to become the largest, widely-held pure-play copper producer and one of the top five copper producers in the world.
Ensure Health and safety procedures are established and implemented for all activities under his/her supervision
Develop standing operating procedures (SOP) and safe work practices for the earth works under his/her supervision
Participate to the commissioning and ramp up planning efforts.
Train and transfer skills to supervisors and operators
Coordinate equipment and operator allocation to support dam construction activities according to priorities as per schedule
Coordinate pipeline relocation for tailings, sand and slime deposition in accordance with Deposition Plan and Sand Cell construction schedule
Implement aspects of the operation, maintenance and surveillance outlined in the OMS manual relevant to the area under your supervision
Understand, communicate and meet production targets
Compile all required reporting including daily, weekly and monthly monitoring reports.
Contribute to the risk identification workshops
Contribute to optimization initiatives
Oversee the operations of the runoff and seepage collection system
Enter and approve material requisition in JDE Oracle ERP system
To be successful in this role you will require:
15+ years in supervisory role.
Specific experience in construction of Sand Dams using cyclone tailings.
Familiar with mining operations in general
Previous experience in tailings deposition, pipeline management and earth works construction projects
Ability to identify key risks and implement effective management strategies.
Strong leadership and initiative capabilities
Strong problem solving and organizational skills is a must.
Previous extended tours of work in camp/remote access locations or experience as a field contractor highly preferred.
Functional Spanish is an Asset
Advertised: 26 Nov 2019 Eastern Standard TimeApplications close: 31 Dec 2019 Eastern Standard Time
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