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Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Rosebel Gold Mines Site, Brokopondo, Suriname
Mill Administration

Job description

At Rosebel Gold Mines N.V., we are currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Electrical Engineer join our Mill Electrical department. As a Senior Electrical Engineer, the design, development, upgrade, test and monitor of all phases of Electrical Engineering projects.

Your key responsibilities will include:

Manage all activities related to Projects: 

  • Collaborating with other members of the engineering team to design new products or improve existing products.
  • Maintains and fosters contacts with consultants, contractors, vendors and material suppliers.
  • Preparing detailed design drawings, work breakdown structures, detailed scope descriptions, calculating materials requirements, detailed schedules, risk management approach and developing cost estimates for projects.
  • Develop and evaluate AFEs (Authorization for Expenditure) for capital funding requests.
  • Produces quality engineering plans, studies and specifications while ensuring compliance with department, project, company, utility and industry requirements and standards.
  • Reviewing plans for electrical equipment such as power generating stations, substations, transmission lines, transformers and switchgear to ensure compliance with safety codes.
  • Maintaining records of engineering designs and drawings in an electronic database.
  • Performing electrical engineering analysis and design tasks, such as determining the appropriate electrical system configuration for new facilities or identifying energy savings opportunities in existing facilities.
  • Developing electrical design standards for use in projects
  • Performing electrical engineering calculations to determine voltage drop or power requirements for electrical systems.
  • Leads or participates in project meetings.

Job requirements

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related Engineering discipline degree.
  • Related professional designation or certification.
  • A minimum 10 years of related work experience in managing engineering projects. 
  • Must have extensive experience dealing with renewable energy such as Hydro power stations and Solar farms.
  • Extensive practical experience with CAD software.
  • Working knowledge of industry standards including NEC, NFPA, IEEE, OSHA etc.
  • Working knowledge and experience in high & medium voltage installation, electronics, PLCs and control systems.
  • Project management experience.
  • Ability to research and analyze information of considerable difficulty and draw valid conclusions.
  • Skill in managing large/complex Engineering projects.
  • Skill in effective communication, both verbal and written in English.
  • Ability to evaluate and implement new methods and techniques for operational improvement.
  • Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions.
  • Skill in following safety practices and recognizing hazards.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing and leading a multiple skill team.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and meet established goals and objectives.
  • Good long-term vision to develop teams appropriately.
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office suite.
  • Willingness to work on a rotational schedule of 6 weeks on/ 3 weeks off, 12 hours a day.

If you are a highly motivated individual with a passion for electrical projects and a proven track record of success as a Senior Electrical Engineer, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity at Rosebel Gold Mines. Please note that only candidates who meet these requirements will be considered for the Senior Electrical Engineer role at Rosebel Gold Mines.

  • Rosebel Gold Mines Site, Brokopondo, Suriname
Mill Administration