Operate within and observe all relevant and applicable laws of Panama.
Maintain HSE standards and ensure strict compliance within the process plant control room.
Work closely with the Superintendent Maintenance to develop and implement an effective maintenance program for the plant equipment.
Conduct daily inspections
Monitor and help implement an effective program for the plant equipment.
Monitor and maintain both short-term and long-term maintenance schedules starting with daily checks and extending to multi-year schedules including major overhauls;
Work closely with the Purchasing Maintenance Planner to procure maintenance supplies
Work closely with maintenance personnel, to ensure proper maintenance is performed on the plant and all associated equipment.
Stock control of all materials and consumables
According to the Maintenance Plan, set maintenance priorities for the mechanics, welders, electricians and support personnel.
Support said personnel with proper guidance and training as needed.
Implement FQM Way culture in the Control Room team - "Bolder, Smarter, Driven, Together."
Perform any other duties as assigned by Superintendent
Skills, Knowledge & Experience
Mechanical trade qualifications with a minimum of 6 years’ experiencePrior proven experience in leading and supervising work teamsStrong communication and interpersonal skills.
Strong ability to work in a "team" environment.Excellent verbal and written communication skills.Ability to maintain self-discipline within a stressful environment.
Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment
A minimum of 5 years of experience in the mineral processing industry with a focus on all facets of plant / process equipment maintenance;
At least two years of direct supervisory experience or adequate supervisory training is required.
The perfect candidate will have had hands-on experience as a heavy equipment mechanic. Have had held a supervisory position running a maintenance facility similar in complexity to equipment and facilities that are associated with the mine.
Willing and able to works shifts if needed.
Must have demonstrated ability to work with a mixed team of heavy-duty mechanics, welders, electricians and support personnel.
Able and willing to lead by example and help guide the mechanics, electricians through proper troubleshooting procedures.
Demonstrated ability to implement planned maintenance programs for plant / process equipment.
Ability to present information in a manner that is clear and understandable and proficient in all verbal and written skills.
Fluency in English is required and proficiency in Spanish highly regarded. A willingness to undertake language training desirable.
Safety and Environment
Participate and contribute to safe practice and environmental awareness.Ensure all Safety and Environmental incidents are addressed & reported promptly.
Demonstrate personal commitment in regard to safety and environmental practices.Identification of potential hazards and action that is appropriately taken.
Maintenance of a high standard of efficiency, safety, and effectiveness.Raising, discussion and resolution of safety issues at regular meetings