Senior Engineer
10d ago
  • Leads, plans and coordinates the study and implementation phases of projects in all functional areas
  • Responsibility for resourcing, contract management and progress reporting
  • Join a leading global mining company with a high priority on safety. - Salt Lake City
  • About the role

    We are looking for a Senior Engineer - Projects to plan and deliver studies from initiation to feasibility and execution of projects including management of detailed engineering and construction.

    This role is a great opportunity for someone that is focused on achieving objectives through managing resources, budgets, changes, and risks.

    Studies and execution work may be related to capital projects, functional or cross-functional projects or business improvement initiatives.

    Reporting to the Manager - PCM Major Projects & Governance, you will be :

  • Maintaining continuous alignment of project scope with business objectives
  • Managing projects through their various study stages and execution.
  • Monitoring, managing and reporting all relevant project performance indicators to meet business requirements.
  • Demonstrating commitment to HSE Management in a Project environment.
  • Managing both internal and external stakeholder approvals to move the project through the various development stages, implementation and handover
  • About you

    To be successfully considered for this role, you will have :

  • Bachelor degree in Engineering, or other relevant related field.
  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience in study and project management in heavy industry.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and experience with computer system applications, including Word, Excel, MS Project.
  • It will also be beneficial if you have :

  • Project management certification or advance project management training.
  • Broad understanding of program management, project management, project controls, business improvement, contract management, risk management & change management
  • Knowledge of Project based software tools and systems.
  • Where you will be working

    Rio Tinto Kennecott is a fully integrated mining operation located just outside Salt Lake City, Utah, US. Kennecott is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rio Tinto.

    For more than 110 years, Kennecott has been mining and processing minerals from the rich orebody of the Bingham Canyon Mine.

    Kennecott is a strong economic driver and strives to be a valuable community partner through strategic partnerships, charitable giving and sustainable development practices.

    About us

    As pioneers in mining and metals, we produce materials essential to human progress.

    Our long history is filled with firsts. We’ve developed some of the world’s largest and best quality mines and operations, and our people work in around 35 countries across six continents.

    Aluminium and copper, diamonds, gold and industrial minerals, iron ore, coal and uranium : our materials make up the world around us.

    You’ll find them in smartphones, planes, cars, hospitals and throughout your home.

    Creating an inclusive and diverse workforce

    We are a diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion. No matter how they may differ, our people share one thing in common.

    It’s a belief that work is more rewarding when we are accepted and valued for our differences, not judged by them. We all have something to contribute, and it’s this contribution that makes for a great organization and fulfilling career.

    Apply today if you want to work with the latest technology and innovation, in an environment where we challenge you to drive positive change.

    Please note, in order to be successfully considered for this role you must complete all pre-screening questions.

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