Accessibility Links
  • Job reference: RMS0137468

Materials Handler Advisor

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Calgary
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 03/03/2014
This vacancy has now been filled.
Send jobs like this to my email    What's this?
The Company:
The successful candidate will get the opportunity to work for one of the largest operating companies located in Calgary.
Our client requires expertise for their slurry pumping and tailings management.

This position is open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents only.

The Role:
The successful candidate will be responsible for reviewing, evaluating, and advising on the following:
• Materials handling specifications and drawings
• Compliance with design methods and safety factors to be used in design of project. Reviews completed contractor deliverables for correctness, compliance, and operability
• Operability of the unit or plant for start up, normal, turndown, and shutdown modes. Reviews or sets design basis for abnormal operating conditions

The successful candidate will also be responsible to steward the contractor's activities with respect to materials handling engineering and design including:
 Development of the schedule, recommended deliverables, and labor hour estimate for materials handling
 Measurement and reporting of engineering progress
• Led team in materials handling technical specification preparation
• Participate in HAZOP reviews & SIL assessment.
• Led team to evaluate and select wear materials for fixed mine equipment applications.
• Participate and /or lead operability/reliability reviews

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
The successful Materials Handler Advisor must have previous experience in the design, specification and selection of material handling systems, including; belt conveyors, belt splicing & rip detection practices, metal detection & rejection systems, hoppers (including bin half-angle assessment for ore flowability), crushers, sizers ,screens, as well as associated equipment drive system components etc.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
This candidate should have knowledge of controls for materials handling equipment, including VFD controllers, PLC’s and Plant Control systems.
Similar jobs
Undermanager (NSW) Location New South Wales Duration permanent The Company: Our client, a global mining operator...
Isaiah Assang
Project Administrator Location Trinidad and Tobago Duration 1 year The Role: * Prepare and maintain all project related cost...

Back to Top

By clicking "Save" you consent to
receiving matching jobs based on the
job/page you are viewing by email from
Fircroft, as detailed in our privacy policy
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with our current vacancies and latest company updates via email. Occasionally Fircrofts marketing may contain 3rd party or affiliate information, however we will not share your personal data with any 3rd parties without your consent. From time to time, we might contact you to get your views on the service you have received. To help you get the best out of Fircroft, we may personalise them based on your location and how you use
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with the latest company updates and vacancies via SMS / Text messages
Your consent options above means that Fircroft cannot contact you about any new or alternative career vacancies. If you want Fircroft to only contact you about the role(s) you have applied for please continue, however if you would like to be considered for other positions please allow us to contact you by changing one or more of the above consent.