• Project Engineer

    Posted Date 1 month ago(6/20/2018 12:09 PM)
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  • Mission for this Position

    At Baffinland, we work and live beyond the Arctic Circle, mining iron ore at our Mary River property. Located in the Qikiqtani Region on Baffin Island, Nunavut, it’s one of the world’s most captivating and seldom seen destinations and we are looking for people ready to share, build, and grow with our company.

    We are a unique company with a strong management team. Our leadership team has amassed specialty experience on northern mining projects from community consultation and permitting, through to operation. Our workforce brings together the modern practice of safe, sustainable mining and the enduring value of a traditional culture, which is rapidly advancing. The result is a work and community experience you won't find anywhere else.

    Baffinland is currently looking for a Project Engineer to join our team in Oakville to assist in the definition of scope, scheduling, cost control and coordination of sustaining capital and other operational projects at the Mary River Mine and Milne Port.

    Main Accountabilities

    • Define the scope of work required to complete the desired sustaining capital and other operational projects for the Mary River Mine and Milne Port
    • Define project schedules in consultation with stakeholders to minimize impact on production
    • Develop estimated costs for the projects
    • Basic design of equipment, structures or earthworks required for the projects
    • Oversight of project costs and required changes in scope
    • Manage execution of certain projects and assist site leads in management of other projects.
    • Contribute to the implementation of new systems/processes and provides guidance, auditing and analysis support to the management
    • Support development of the department's annual execution plan and develops area specific, goals and objectives.
    • Write AFEs (Approval for Expenditure) for sustaining capital and operational projects.
    • Occasional travel to site will be required.
    • Other duties as required

    Main Qualifications

    • Mechanical Engineer preferred, other engineering disciplines considered
    • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification an asset
    • Experience with Lean Management (5s) or Six-Sigma an asset
    • Mining or Construction Experience, 4 years
    • Professional Engineer preferred, registered in Ontario or Nunavut (or ability to register)
    • Proficient with AUTOCAD, or other drafting software
    • Microsoft Office (Excel, Word and Powerpoint).
    • Experience with Microsoft Project or other project management software


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