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TECHNICAL SUPPORT GROUP is currently recruiting for a PROJECT ENGINEER (Mechanical) for a Saskatchewan based opportunity to work in a mining environment.

Job Description:

  • Work within a multi-discipline engineering and project team (project engineering, cost control, scheduling, procurement, etc.) to ensure project is designed and executed in accordance to the agreed schedule and budget.
  • Provide engineering and field supervision to field contractors for the assigned projects.
  • Provide engineering support to development of engineering deliverables
  • Monitor and track progress of field execution of work scopes using defined Earned Value metrics, project schedule.
  • Review and approved change management originated from field contractors
  • Liaise with the Capital Project Manager(s) to identify and advise on strategies for mechanical scopes of work required for the projects.
  • Liaise with design vendors, internal and external engineering to progress the design from the detailed engineering stage through to detailed SOW and drawing packages.
  • Liaise with internal engineering groups, external engineering contractors, operations and project management team to resolve engineering and/or construction conflicts and risks.
  • Support mechanical engineering projects, including field investigation; design and construction; inspections and reviews
  • Manage quality control and risks during design work, including critical review of results in coordination with project management team and “Engineer of Records”.
  • Monitor schedule and manhours in the field with field contractors and ensure the manhours, progress and schedule reported by field contractors is accurate.
  • Respond to RFIs originated in the field and ensure they are addressed in less than 24 hours to minimize construction delays.
  • Assist with the development and execution of Transfer of Care, Custody and Control (TCCC), Mechanical Completion Declaration (MCD), and Pre-Start-up Safety Review (PSSR).
  • Participate in daily field coordination meetings and Nutrien/Contractor weekly management meetings.
  • Participate in technical bid evaluations and in the selection of field contractors.
  • Review technical shop drawings.

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • Registered or eligible to register as a Professional Engineer in Saskatchewan
  • 3+ years of experience in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience with budgeting for capital and major maintenance projects
  • Potash mine experience would be a strong asset
  • General Mine Safety Awareness (GMSA) Certification required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint Software
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential

Pay rates or salaries will be based on experience and current market standards. Only selected candidates will be contacted.

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