Cowan International

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Engineering Superintendent / Surintendant Ingénierie

Location : West Africa / Afrique de l'Ouest
Job Type : Permanent


Mining Sector

Job Code: 6649

Cowan International is recruiting an Engineering Superintendent for an international mining company with a major mine site in French-speaking West Africa.
This position reports to the Director of Engineering and Projects.

Responsibilities of the Engineering Superintendent
• Accountable for all aspects of design and engineering services:
  o Technical performance, maintainability, operability, constructability
  o Design cost, cost effectiveness of design solutions, design schedule
• More specifically, he/she will administer and supervise engineering studies for:
  o Civil and Structure, Electrical, Mechanical
  o Documents Control and Archives
• Ensures all Projects are executed according to applicable standards and specifications
• Ensures designed solutions are safe to construct, commission, operate and maintain
• Ensures quality of design work

Experience and Competencies required for the Engineering Superintendent
• B.Sc. in Engineering is essential; Post-graduate degree in Project Management or Business is desired
• 15+ years’ experience in an engineering field
• Experience in the design of bulk commodity material handling equipment, or a heavy industry
• Broad engineering knowledge across the key disciplines
• Solid knowledge of project management and project development systems
• A proven track record in successfully delivering multidisciplinary projects, especially in Africa
• Business acumen
• Strong communication, planning, analytical and problem-solving skills
• Fluency in English and French, spoken and written

All applications are confidential
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