Project Engineer – Mechanical

Open date: 2017-11-03
Close date: 2017-11-13 17:30
Department: Underground Project
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Oyu Tolgoi’s workforce today is more than 93 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) Project Engineer – Mechanical in our Oyu Tolgoi Underground Project – Shafts

department based at Oyu Tolgoi mine site with roster of 2 weeks on and 1 week off.

The purpose of this role is to maintaining, designing and implementing mechanical or electromechanical machines, equipment, tools and systems through and evaluating mechanical products to determine efficiency and cost effectiveness. In content of materials handling (MH), it is to investigate, design, analyse and maintain materials’ handling equipment and systems, specifications, standards, and design criteria to support project and operational objectives and plans. Then in content of piping (PI), it is to investigate, design, analyse and maintain piping components and systems, piping specifications, standards, and design criteria to support project and operational objectives.

What the role entails

  • Applies standard techniques involves minor innovations of methodology to provide solutions to problems with a limited number of variables.
  • Focuses on exists equipment or processes.
  • Participates with drafters/designers, technicians, & engineers to contribute to project completion.
  • Coordinates work within the team & operates groups to facilitate participation of various departments.
  • Conducts equipment failure investigation & mitigation.
  • Develops understands of the Engineers Process.

What you will need for this role

  • Undergraduate or equivalent or higher education obtained through degrees or diplomas from academic college or universities in Engineering, Mining, Maintenance, Mechanical or relevant discipline
  • At least 3 years relevant experience, or otherwise the significant practical experience and on the job training.
  • Root Cause Analysis, Defect Elimination trainings are preferred;
  • Valid Drivers license.
  • Able to read, write, understand & communicate large scales of content & information with more sophisticated vocabulary & varied verb tenses in English language;

Please click HERE to go to Oyu Tolgoi LLC Online Application System or go to, select your vacancy and click on the link in the bottom.

  • Please make sure to attach the following documents:
    • CV (in English and Mongolian)
    • Cover Letter (in English and Mongolian)

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

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.