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Senior Electrical Engineer

Company: Nevada Copper
Location: Yerington
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Nevada Copper (TSX:NCU) is a copper producer and owner of the Pumpkin Hollow copper project. Located in Nevada, USA, Pumpkin Hollow has substantial reserves and resources including copper, gold and silver. Its two fully permitted projects include the high-grade underground mine and processing facility, which is now in the production stage, and a large-scale open pit project, which is advancing towards feasibility status. Job Description The Senior Electrical Engineer will work with Nevada Copper engineering and field personnel to develop scopes of work for a variety of electrical and control systems impacting underground mining and milling systems. The Senior Electrical Engineer will analyze existing electrical systems and making cost-effective improvements, conducting research, designing testing methods, complete quality assurance, inspect the equipment, conduct diagnostics, as well as train other team members. You should ensure projects are completed on time and to specifications. The Senior Electrical Engineer will liaise directly with third party engineering services and suppliers to maximize value of electrical systems and infrastructure. To be successful as a Senior Electrical Engineer, you should demonstrate strong leadership abilities and organizational skills. Key interfaces include Nevada Copper Team (Management, Technical and Support Staff) and mine infrastructure construction contractors. Accountability The Senior Electrical Engineer will report to the Area Manager - Site Services with supporting roles to the Mine Manager and Process Manager. Responsibilities and Duties Developing, reviewing, updating, modifying, and approving electrical design plans and work schedules Liaising with clients and other engineers to ensure projects are completed to specifications Establishing relationships with clients, vendors, suppliers, other professionals, and expanding networks Maintaining and improving existing engineering processes Participating in conferences, events, and networking and learning opportunities Preparing budgets, schedules, company regulations, and various other documents Analyzing existing processes and scheduling meetings to discuss improvement initiatives Conducting research, performing diagnostics, and troubleshooting equipment Assisting with recruitment, training, and onboarding Ensuring a safe, positive work environment The above items are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all accountability and duties. Other duties required as assigned. Skills/Abilities The incumbent must demonstrate the following skills: Results- and quality-oriented focus Effectively prioritize and delegate tasks Outstanding time-management Excellent motivational skills and multitasking abilities. Strong interpersonal skills Excellent analytical ability Work well under pressure and have impressive stress management Strong oral and written communication skills Proclivity for catching errors and enacting appropriate changes Detail-oriented and meticulous work ethic Extremely organized and efficient Qualifications The incumbent must have proficient knowledge in the following areas: Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering. Underground Mining experience Extensive practical electrical and instrumentation experience. Knowledge of Load Studies, Short Circuit Studies and Arc Flash Studies. Additional license or certification may be required. Excellent problem-solving and analytical abilities. Practical experience with CAD software. 7+ years of relevant experience preferred Personal Attributes The incumbent must demonstrate the following personal attributes: Outstanding Senior Electrical Engineers are passionate about engineering developments and able to efficiently troubleshoot systems. Exhibit care and concern for fellow colleagues Willingness to work in and support an environment free from bureaucracy Ability to approach work with flexibility and agility as changing business needs arise Be a highly effective contributor Be decisive and results-oriented Maintain personal standards of conduct Be respectful in all working interactions Demonstrate sound work ethics Be consistent and fair Physical and Mental Demands and Requirements This position is required to work in an office and field environment including underground. The incumbent must be able to: Comfortable in a fast pace mining environment Legally operate a vehicle Periodically work in environmental extremes (i.e. hot or cold weather) Sit for extended periods of time Stay alert during periods of inactivity Benefits/Culture Nevada Copper has some of the best employees in the industry. To retain top talent, we offer some of the best benefits in the industry. Some of the benefits we offer are listed below: Full Benefits package 401k Competitive Compensation Package PTO

Keywords: Nevada Copper, Sparks , Senior Electrical Engineer, Other , Yerington, Nevada

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