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Team Lead Engineering Technologist – Chile

We’re passionate about our technology and we’re gathering momentum…

MineSense Technologies Ltd is revolutionizing the Mining industry. We combine advanced sensing technologies, machine learning and data analytics to provide mining companies critical information that has never been available before.  This provides the ability to better differentiate ore from waste to significantly improve decision making at the front end of the mining process. Our novel solution is a critical element in creating the “Digital Mine”. Our technology creates new Revenue for the mine to dramatically boost mine profitability. There is also a significant sustainability benefit as these improved processing decisions directly reduce the environmental footprint of the mine operations. 

As a result of our growth, we are looking to add an experienced Team Lead, Engineering Technologist. The Team Lead works under the overall direction of the VP, Operations. The successful candidate will be responsible to lead the Operations team by delegating work, providing training, facilitating change management, as well as, representing the Operations team in Production Meetings, etc.

Please remember to submit your resume in English when applying for this position.

RESPONSIBILITIES will include (but not limited to):

  • Prepares reports and makes recommendations on technical issues.
  • Train new team members
  • Plans, schedule or supervise work of a small crew.
  • Refers to established standards and policies with broadly defined objectives.
  • Plans and carries out assignments using initiative in adapting procedures to solve difficult technical problems or in developing new procedures.
  • Assemble products & prototypes using hand tools.
  • Carry out end of line testing on products as well as development testing on prototypes.
  • Contribute to product design and manufacturability improvements.
  • Establish work control systems to ensure standards of performance, quality, cost and safety are met.
  • Modify and/or fabricate mechanical parts and electrical harnesses.
  • Specify and procure tools and instrumentation as required.


  • Technologist diploma in mechanical, electrical or relevant discipline and a minimum of 3 years of related experience in a product development, manufacturing or servicing environment.
  • Proven leadership experience
  • Ability to solve problem with good organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Commitment and enthusiasm for continuous learning
  • Accountable for results of the tasks performed
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with proven ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • Willingness to accept constructive ideas and provide assistance to other team members
  • Demonstrated mechanical and electrical assembly capability.
  • Hands on fabrication and maintenance capability.
  • Ability to read and understand mechanical part and assembly drawings.
  • Ability to read and understand electrical schematics, wiring diagrams and systems.
  • Able to identify and use basic hand tools and multimeters.
  • Proficient in using a PC for running tests, reporting and recording results.
  • Must be able to work with demanding deadlines and changing priorities.
  • Able to operate a sit down counterbalanced forklift.
  • Able to lift heavy objects. 


  • Experience in quality control systems.
  • Ability to use a vertical milling machine and weld using the SMAW process.
  • Able to use SolidWorks or other industry-recognized computer assisted design/drafting software.
  • Experience with PLC programming or other software programming or scripting languages.
  • Able to use data acquisition systems and environment chambers.
  • Experience designing tests, instrumenting test object and executing tests.
  • Experience in the field of mining.


MineSense uses the latest software, hardware, industrial / control, and communication technologies in each of our sensor-rich products, so you are guaranteed to work with new technologies to expand your technical knowledge and expertise.


For more information on our company, please visit our website at

Please apply with your resume in English online or forward a copy of your resume and a cover letter to our Human Resources Department at with the subject title of the position you are applying for in your email.

NOTE:  We would like to thank all candidates who apply, however, only those who are qualified and who are eligible to accept employment in Canada WITHOUT sponsorship will be considered. No Agencies please.

We are committed to providing a safe working environment for our employees, our customers and members of the public with whom we interact with regularly. Successful candidates must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to work at MineSense and enter a MineSense office. Individuals that cannot be fully vaccinated due to a medical reason or another protected ground under Human Rights legislation may request an accommodation. We will do our best to accommodate those who are unable to be vaccinated.