Who You'll Work With
You willjoin our Lima or Santiago office and be part of the Mining service line of the Basic Materials practice, and work with our Manufacturingconsultants.
Thispractice is organized globally with a focus on basic materials clients alongour service lines of Steel, Base Metals, Mining, and Paper & ForestProducts.
Within the practice, Mining is the largest service line with expertsand specialists all over the world.
OurManufacturing service line part of our Operations practice focuses onbuilding out capabilities in asset productivity.
Asset Productivity at McKinseyis an approach to managing assets throughout their lifecycle from engineeringconcept to decommissioning.
Our objective is to help clients achievetransformational change by developing data driven insights in the area ofmaintenance and reliability in asset intensive industries.
What You'll Do
You will help build companies' mining capabilities, particularly in the asset productivity and mobile maintenance area working either directly with clients and client project teams.
This will include projects related to operational excellence and lean, reliability processes, techniques and approaches (e.
g., RCM, TPM, risk-based equipment approaches), ISO 55000 practices, condition based monitoring and predictive maintenance practices and techniques, root cause analysis and problem solving, including FMEA capability.
You will play a critical role in making design choices to reduce the total cost of ownership, building client capabilities and leading the development and implementation of asset maintenance strategies through disciplined approaches such as failure modes and effects analysis (FMEA), planned maintenance analysis (PMA), and total productive maintenance (TPM).
You will help implement maintenance management approaches (e.g., planning and scheduling, critical path shutdown management and coordination, and materials management) for productive, cost effective maintenance execution.
Additionally, you will lead maintenance tasks of all sizes, complexity and frequency with an eye toward standardizing activities, eliminating unnecessary steps and reducing waste.
You will help shape broad operations strategies such as throughput and productivity, including core elements of asset productivity improvements.
Furthermore, you will be responsible for managing end of life strategies, including decommissioning assets, extending the life, or investing in selected upgrades to improve performance and reliability.
Lastly, you will work with the practice to develop our people, capabilities and thought leadership.