Superintendent Power Operations - Hydro : Mining Jobs at Ok Tedi Mine

  • Requisition ID 2367
  •  Posted 16/06/2021 
  • Location: Papua New Guinea 
  • Division: Engineering 
  • Type:  Full Time

 Ok Tedi Mining Limited operates the longest running, world-class, open-pit, copper, gold and silver mine in Papua New Guinea. As a 100% owned PNG company, we focus on responsibly generating profits to provide continuing benefits to the people of Papua New Guinea. We acknowledge that our talented and motivated people are key to safe and profitable operations and we have a proud record of developing and providing excellent career opportunities for Papua New Guineans.


Reference: 20003064

Based in Tabubil and reporting to the Manager Power Services, you will be responsible for safe and effective coordination of all Hydro power operations and maintenance activities. This position will ensure power services are delivered in a timely and safe manner thus satisfying all regulatory codes and standards.

Your role will involve:

Managing the Power operations personnel;

  • Ensuring that the Ok Tedi operational areas are provided with enough power whilst maintaining costs at an acceptably low level;
  • Ensuring departmental goals are communicated to all power operations personnel thus ensuring alignment with the overall business objectives;
  • Maintaining strong relationship with the power operations teams to sustain a high level of power equipment utilisation; and
  • Managing operational functions of the department and enforcing the PNG Mining Act and Special Rules, established corporate and OTML policies and other directives from the department manager.

 To be considered, you must possess the following:

  • An Electrical/Mechanical Diploma Certificate or Degree from a reputable organization;
  • An experienced superintendent with over 5 years in Mining or other related industries;
  • At least 15 years in power systems maintenance, large diesels and hydro plants;
  • Sound knowledge in key metallurgical processing concepts; and
  • High level of communication & articulation.

 How to Apply

This is a FIFO role requiring a commitment to our values of Safety, Environment, Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Performance and Sustainability. If this role appeals to you, please visit ‘Our Careers’ page and apply on-line at by Tuesday, 29th of June 2021.

Application Closes : 29th of June 2021.

OTML is committed to gender diversity. Females are encouraged to apply.

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