Automation & Electrical Superintendent

Boliden Kevitsa located in Sodankylä, Finland, is seeking an

Automation & Electrical Superintendent

Reporting to the Engineering & Maintenance Manager, the Automation & Electrical Superintendent will be responsible for the leadership, management and technical excellence of the Automation and Electrical Maintenance of Boliden Kevitsa Mine and metallurgical plant.

Boliden Kevitsa operates an established mining operation at the Kevitsa Copper and Nickel Mine in the Finnish Lapland. Mining at Kevitsa is by conventional open pit methods, using large electric shovels and drills with mechanical/AC drive haul trucks. Kevitsa management plans to expand the processing capacity from 7Mt pa to 9Mt pa over the next few years. To achieve this, Boliden Kevitsa requires the services of an experienced and self-motivated Automation & Electrical Superintendent to oversee the continuous improvement of operations.

The main responsibilities include:

  • Demonstration of a safety first focus by acting as a role model to staff.
  • Lead, mentor and develop Automation and Electrical Maintenance teams on site to ensure optimum plant and mine equipment availability and performance
  • Preparation and management of relevant operating, contractual and capital budgets
  • Management of all aspects of electrical maintenance across the site
  • Provide innovative engineering solutions and develop strategies for plant optimization
  • Review plant design for efficiency and operability improvement and initiate and provide justification for related capital projects
  • Report on maintenance activities and performance indicators
  • Maintain and improve computer based planned maintenance system to ensure that all machinery, instrumentation and equipment is maintained according to supplier recommendation, industry best practices and within determined budgets
  • Ensure that economical spares inventories are established and maintained


Education and qualifications

The appointee will have:

  • MSc. / BSc. in Engineering, ElectricalExperience of electrical department management
  • Minimum 10 years appropriate industrial experience including at least 5 years in a senior role
  • S1 qualification
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Finnish and English
  • Well-entrenched safety and quality principles

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 team leadership and goal achievement.

Please submit your application letter and CV online at https://www.boliden.com/career/ latest 18th of Feb 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 approximately 5,500 employees and a 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