Asset Management, Principal Advisor


About this role

Brunel has an exciting opportunity for a Principal Advisor Asset Management working with our client who are a large global mining company located in Salt Lake City, Utah.

  • Identify and support the delivery of holistic improvements in asset types such as concentrator, smelter, HME and underground mining equipment across our sites in Copper & Diamonds;
  • Identify, propose and participate in the delivery (lead) of programs that deliver sustainable improvement in asset performance, reduce risks & costs and replicate best practices;
  • Drive consistent & integrated processes and practices in the areas of maintenance work management, shutdown management, long term maintenance planning for broad asset base;
  • Implement effective AM standards & AM practices from acquisition through to disposal (asset lifecycle) for driving consistency and standardization across the C&D group for optimal management of physical assets;
  • Set up and manage the internal community of practice in AM across the group to share knowledge, best practices and collectively solve complex problems;
  • Work collaboratively with members of central AM team and CoEs to drive continuous improvement in various areas of asset management to strive towards integrated approach to delivering AM work.


  • Holistic asset management experience in fixed plant (concentrator, smelter), HME and underground mining equipment;
  • Demonstrated experience in driving AM standards and standard approach to AM work delivery in multi-site environment;
  • Strong experience in leading practice replication in asset management especially in work management, shutdown (project) management, long term maintenance planning etc.;
  • Significant understanding of risk-based approach to asset management & drivers of asset integrity risks and mitigation actions;
  • Experience working with studies (new projects) and provide recommendations on new asset selection strategy as well as disposal strategy for old (retiring) assets;
  • Ability to lead with influence and working with large body of stakeholders to drive community of practice and governance forums leading to replication & sustained improvements;
  • Demonstrated relationship building and stakeholder management skills backed up strong and negotiating skills;
  • A natural problem solver who leads with curiosity and provides innovative solutions to complex issues;
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, science or related discipline.


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Application process


We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.


After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.


During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.


After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.


Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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Sarah Logan
Brunel USA - Houston

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