Graduate Mechanical Engineer

Open date: 2016-05-30
Close date: 2016-06-13

Oyu Tolgoi’s workforce today is more than 95 per cent Mongolian, and major strategic focus for the company is to develop a skilled workforce that is continuously learning. We aim to attract the best talent, so that we can together deliver a safe and globally competitive copper business that contributes to the prosperity of Mongolia.

The opportunity

We are looking for one (1) Graduate Mechanical Engineer in our Concentrator-Maintenance department based at Oyu Tolgoi mine with roster of 2 weeks on and 1 week off for the 2 year development program which will offer graduates challenging jobs, development plans, well-experienced mentors, safety culture and technical training in order to prepare them to be part of future Mongolian skilled technical workforce.

Oyu Tolgoi LLC is well known for its investment in educational and training programs and initiatives to prepare and develop a highly skilled Mongolian labor force, one of which is the Graduate Development Program.

This position reports to Concentrator Maintenance Department Project Engineer. This role rotates within Concentrator Maintenance Department - up to 18 months rotating between Concentrator Maintenance Planning and Mechanical, In this role also, the employee will have the opportunity to participate and bring support to Concentrator Projects, and will help to achieve high plant availability and Maintainability by identifying maintenance improvement opportunities

What the role entails Conduct maintenance planning and scheduling activities safely and in accordance with procedure and policies

  • Ensure availability targets are achieved through application of planned and preventive maintenance methodology
  • Conduct inspection on major equipment in the processing plant and work with field employees to ensure and improve inspection quality
  • Perform the daily tasks assigned along the concentrator areas like Primary Crusher, Grinding, flotation and auxiliary areas to provide the high and consistent processing performance to ensure operation targets are achieved.
  • Ensure that any safety issues are reported and promptly remedied;
  • To assist in providing technical support during Project planning, execution and closure stages.
  • Troubleshooting operational upsets due equipment failure and minor technical issues;
  • Ensure good housekeeping and excellent safety standards on areas of his/her responsibility.
  • Continue to develop professional skills and knowledge through participation in workshops and seminars
  • Accomplish task efficiently and swiftly and demonstrate a high level of ability and commitment.
What you will need for this role

  • Mechanical Engineer – preferably in Mineral Processing;
  • GPA must be 3.4 or higher
  • Must have graduated in 2014 and 2015
  • Advanced computer skills in spread sheets, word processing, and database software.
  • Good knowledge of mining and mineral processing.
  • Demonstrated creativity, self-motivation, and ability to work on various tasks.
  • Solid team player with excellent communication and presenting skills in Mongolian, above intermediate in English.
  • Good estimating, organizational, and prioritization skills.
  • Knowledgeable on the use and integration of predictive and preventive tools.
  • Learn and apply new skills on the job

If you have any enquiries, please contact the following addresses:

Monnis Tower, 1st Floor
Chinggis Avenue 15, Sukhbaatar District
Ulaanbaatar - 14240, Mongolia

Tel: + (976) - 7010-3604

All potential candidates must be medically cleared.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and asked to submit additional documents

For successful candidates, please be advised that information submitted and collected during the recruitment process may be used or required by other HR functions such as Training and HR Services.

Employees of the Oyu Tolgoi LLC and subcontract companies currently working at Oyu Tolgoi mine must notify their employer of their application prior to progressing to the interview stage.

Oyu Tolgoi LLC ensures fair and transparent recruitment practices where all applicants are provided with equal opportunities and the decision on recruitment is made by committee members without any involvement of mediating individuals.