Head of Section, Projects (Projektipäällikkö)

Boliden Kevitsa located in Sodankylä, Finland, is seeking a

Head of Section, Projects (Projektipäällikkö)

The Kevitsa open-pit mine in northern Finland was acquired by Boliden in June 2016. The operation, which comprises a mine and a concentrator, went into operation in 2012 and is thus still in its ramp-up phase. The Kevitsa deposit – first discovered in 1987 – is one of the largest ever mineral discoveries in Finland. Currently, Kevitsa has 400 employees who work together with around 200 contractors.

Reporting to the Engineering & Maintenance Manager, the Head of Section, Projects will be responsible for leading projects related to infrastructure, buildings, technology, safety improvement and other investments of Boliden Kevitsa Mine. Resources for each project will be agreed and assigned separately as per the project scope and workload.

The main responsibilities include:

  • Manage investment projects on site infrastructure and buildings as well as on continuous improvement in technology and safety
  • Contribute to project planning, scheduling, tracking, reporting and cost calculations
  • Organize and manage resources for projects including internal resources, consultants and other external contractors
  • Follow up on budget
  • Contact with relevant authorities
  • Provide accurate information on projects to Boliden Kevitsa’s site management team
  • Report on project activities and key performance indicators
  • Follow up EHS performance within projectsThe appointee will have

Education and qualifications

  • MSc. (Technology) Degree in Infrastructure, Process Technology, Building Technology or Industrial Management or relevant BSc. degree combined with long term experience in project leadership
  • Experience of project management in technology industries
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in both Finnish and English
  • Cost control oriented mindset

For more information, please contact Timo Mehto, Senior Consultant, SAM International, +358 40 7677 415, tme@sam-int.com

Welcome to an interesting job!
A successful candidate will be self-motivated, ambitious and resilient with a history of successful project leadership and goal achievement.

Please submit your application letter and CV online at https://www.boliden.com/Career/  by 18 February 2018.

Boliden is a metals company with a commitment to sustainable development. Our roots are Nordic, but our business is global. The company’s core competence is within the fields of exploration, mining, smelting and metals recycling. Boliden has a total of approximately 4,900 employees and an turnover of approximately SEK 40 billion. Its shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm, segment Large Cap. 


Rekrytoija: Boliden Kevitsa Mining Oy

Toimipaikka: Kevitsan kaivos

Kotisivut: www.boliden.com

Ilmoitus jatetty: 17.1.2018

Haku päättyy: 18.2.2018 klo 23:55

Työ alkaa: 26.3.2018

Kategoria: Lapin lääni