Senior Mechanical Engineer

Anglogold Ashanti Ltd
Nov. 21, 2020, 8:43 a.m.
Dec. 17, 2020, 5:48 p.m.

We are now seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer to join our Maintenance team at the Sunrise Dam Gold Mine. This permanent role is based on an 8/6 or equivalent FIFO roster from Perth.

The main tasks of the role include but are not limited to:

Provide Engineering support to the Sunrise Dam site across a wide variety of operational areas including process plant, non-process infrastructure and underground assets

Project Management of multiple diverse projects from concept through to construction

Develop scopes of work for internal and external resources with input into commercial requirements

Propose and implement plant modifications to improve plant reliability, availability and operating cost reduction over the life of the assets

Management of contractors and engineering consultants

Develop and maintain standards and specifications for the Sunrise Dam Gold Mine

Develop and maintain maintenance contracts and quality management systems

Assist with the overall Asset Integrity Plan for Sunrise Dam

The management and facilitation the process plant engineering Management of Change process

The ideal candidate will possess:

A relevant tertiary qualification in Mechanical Engineering. Chartered Professional Engineer or equivalent recognition will be highly regarded

A minimum of 7 years professional engineering experience, with broad experience in brown fields operations

Extensive engineering design experience

The ability to manage multiple projects with demanding timelines with limited resources

Remote site experience

An excellent understanding in the design requirements of operating plants and statutory regulations, in particular gold plants

Excellent project management skills and contract management Skills including the use of Microsoft Project

Highly developed scheduling skills and work method understanding for brownfields plant modifications in a shutdown environment

Excellent communication skills with an ability to communicate at all levels

Experience with SAP will be highly regarded

Demonstrated effective written/oral communication skills

Ability to work within a group/team environment

Hold an Australian C Class (manual) driver’s licence

A National Police Clearance

Existing and ongoing full Permanent Australian working rights

Back to Overview