Electrical & Instrumentation Planner

Apply now Requisition Number: 501116
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Country: Panama
Location: Donoso
Site: Cobre Panama
Categories: Construction, Projects

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. has grown from a small mineral operation in Zambia into a multinational mining business in less than two decades, with a global portfolio of copper and nickel assets in Europe, Africa, Australia and South America. This phenomenal growth is down to FQM people who have strived to be Bolder, Smarter and Driven in everything they do.

In March 2013, First Quantum Minerals acquired Inmet Mining Corporation, a Canadian-based mining company primarily producing copper and zinc from mines in Finland, Spain and Turkey, with also a major copper deposit under development in Panama, known as Cobre Panama. The combination of the First Quantum and Inmet assets has created one of the world’s leading copper producers with a geographically diversified portfolio of high-quality operations and development projects in eight countries across five continents.

With a strategic plan to produce more than 1 million tonnes per annum of copper within five years, the Company is poised to become the largest, widely-held pure-play copper producer and one of the top five copper producers in the world.

 First Quantum Minerals are seeking an experienced an Electrical and Instrumentation professional to join the Cobre Project at this exciting time. Located in Panama in the South Americas this position is a 8/2 Fly in Fly out position. The successful individual will demonstrate experience listed as below, as well as have a flexible and broad approach to this essential position. 

 

Job Description / Responsibilities:

  • Accountable and responsible for the planning and scheduling of the electrical/instrumentation planning activities to be performed.
  • Accountable and responsible for the planning and coordination of E&I construction activities
  • 5 plus years of related work experience in the Power/Utility or mining industries.
  • 5 plus years supervisory or planning experience.
  • Coordinate gathering of field progress from the Supervisors/Foremen and ensuring jobs expectation are met.
  • Provide critical path analysis or time impact analysis in P6.
  • Experience in the following areas: projects management and project controls
  • Primary accountability is to gather and amalgamate all Electrical and Instrumentation activities including schedule and critical path.
  • Coordinate with all discipline Planner and specialists the planning for all related work orders that are within the scope of the area assigned.
  • Coordinate material coordinator to ensure all required materials to execute the jobs.
  • Planning report and ensure all as constructed jobs were properly documented and closed up as per the company standard and industries best practices.
  • Input and continuous improvement of the planning, scheduling and data integrity processes and standards.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Electrical Technician, Engineering Degree or equivalent
  • 2-5 years relevant E & I planning experience
  • Good communication skills
  • Self motivated
  • Clear understanding of safety standards relevant to electrical equipment.
  • Ability to produce quality work with little guidance, autonomy, resourcefulness;
  • Knowledge of software: Primavera, Excel, MS Projects, Access, Word,

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