SANDVIK MINING seeks an
DTH Drill Operator Trainer
Sandvik Mining , the leading global supplier of equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining industry, is currently looking for a DTH Drill Operator Trainer in Alachua, FL.
In this key role, the DTH Drill Operator Trainer will be responsible for providing safe and efficient operator training on the DTH blast hole drills produced at the Sandvik Alachua factory. The training will be provided to both internal “Sandvik” and external “Customer, Dealer” operators and operator trainers. This individual will provide product operational diagnostic support and reporting to factory, regional and customer inquires. This will include involvement in regional support of new machine commissioning and inspections.
Key Performance Areas
Take a lead role in identifying and appropriately reporting unsafe personnel or machine operating practices.
Gather relative information on our competitors offering and technical advances.
Gather information regarding drill performance, component life operating cost, component cycle times, scheduling and other data that will help keep the AWB’s program up to date.
Manage and control expenses within budget according to Sandvik polices.
Take responsibility for utilising assets and minimising expenses where appropriate.
Identify operator training opportunities to develop their capability and skill as well as provide revenue. * Develop drill simulator training programs.
Monitor new and existing product operational issues, identify faults and implement improvements through continuous feedback
Provide product feedback and support to all departments particularly when it comes to the operation and efficiency of the drill.
Ensure that data provided in regards to faults or improvements is based on facts and not opinions or perceptions.
Develop, deliver and maintain operator training packages for Sandvik DTH blast hole drills to industry and Sandvik standards.
The ideal candidate will possess proven experience with both manual and electric over hydraulic controlled DTH drill machines. Strong customer service experience and back ground are essential. The qualified candidate will have obtained previous drill operation and/or drill operator trainer experience along with experience with operator training simulators. Fluency in PC Microsoft Word and Excel are required. The individual will demonstrate excellent communication skills written and verbal skills with the ability to write detailed performance drill reports and trip reports. Foreign language (Spanish / French) is an asset.
We offer a competitive compensation package. Generous benefit package includes life, health and dental insurance, paid vacation and holidays, and a 401(k) retirement savings plan.
How to Apply
For immediate consideration, please apply online at www.sandvik.com/career to the DTH Drill Operator Trainer position, JO #313404 .
Due to the expected volume or responses to this ad, only those under consideration for this position will be contacted. EOE M/F/D/V