Job description :
General Role Purpose (brief description of this job)
To coordinate and supervise the section programs under the company standards, ensuring compliance with technical and administrative procedures, contributing with the maintenance management indicators, and optimizing the use of the assigned resources.
Qualifications (required for job) & Knowledge & Experience
BS Degree or formal qualifications in Mechanical / Industrial Engineering or equivalent years of experience
Certified technician preferable from the areas of mechanics
Technical specialist with certifications and proven experience with Heavy Equipment
Competency in MS Office
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Strong ability to work in a "team" environment.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to maintain self-discipline within a stressful environment.
Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment
5-7 years’ of relevant experience on service equipment used on large scale operations
2 years of experience in a supervisory role including staff supervision, budget management and planning
Fluency in Spanish is required and proficiency in English highly regarded. A willingness to undertake language training desirable.
Core Specific Responsibilities & Expected Deliverables
Operate within and observe all relevant and applicable laws of Panama;
Motivate and generate the commitment of the personnel in charge in alignment with the company strategy;
Coordinate and supervise the execution of the area plans and assigned tasks;
Participate in the Project Operations and Budget preparation;
Supervise the team work, providing guidance and clear instructions to comply with the company standards and expectations;
Compliance / Quality Control
Prepare, monitor and update production data associated with productivity and efficiency standards;
Ensure that PM Bay plans and executions are following the correct procedures and standards;
Review daily Reports identifying trends and areas of improvement;
Consult and develop a good working relationship with the other workshop areas to optimize the service levels and results;
Develop a sense of continuous improvement, seek to streamline PM Bay process to increase productivity, quality and compliance.
Safety and Environment
Maintain a cooperative interest in the health and safety of yourself, your fellow workers and local communities.
Wear PPEs at all times if in production environments.
Be alert and observe, correct and report unsafe conditions.
Follow operating procedures and comply with all regulatory requirements.
Ensure that work areas comply with all Health and Safety policies and the Occupational Health and Safety Acts in the applicable jurisdiction.
Intervene as necessary, to ensure the safety of others in the workplace.
Provide safety leadership by always setting a good example.
Behavioural Traits / Personal Characteristics
Strength in cultural adaptability.
Demonstrate effective knowledge of safety and health operational procedures in and around the workplace (PPE requirements, housekeeping standards);
Demonstrate knowledge & application of ethical conduct;
Implement FQM Way culture in the team - "Bolder, Smarter, Driven, Together."
Maintain strong working relationships, collateral and cross functional with other technical streams, internal and external stakeholders.
Cobre Panama is a remote site and the position is offered as Residential on site (subject to be review later). Work is completed according to well-defined, established procedures involving limited complexity and some degree of independent Judgement.
Problem resolution involves judgment in adapting or applying procedures to address and resolve unusual problem situations.
Work will be reviewed regularly while in process and upon completion for accuracy, quality and completeness. Work required sitting, standing and movement over modest period of time.
Work has a significant impact on the responsiveness of support, speed, or effectiveness of decision making.