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Electrical & Instrumentation Technician

Published on 26.02.2021

Company

Website : https://www.newmont.com/home/default.aspx
Industries :
Industry, production, manufacturing and other
Metallurgy, steel industry
Services other
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Job Ad & Profile Description

Position : Electrical & Instrumentation Technician

Purpose

To conduct a safe troubleshooting, replacement, repair, testing and general maintenance of electrical and instrumentation production equipment and systems, according to electrical codes and specifications, to optimize plant processing and production.

Essential Duties

  • Execute on electrical maintenance tasks for completion, arising out of schedules received from the E&I Supervisor.
  • Conduct daily work planning around STP’s, JHA / FLRA and SAFE checks.
  • Identify, resolve and correct detected E&I faults and defects in equipment.
  • Troubleshoot technical and / or operational problems.
  • Conduct in-depth investigations into faults affecting equipment operations and process flows.
  • Diagnose and repair electrical power and control systems, AC V/S drives and associated electrical equipment.
  • Perform routine maintenance on all electrical equipment, in line with approved maintenance standards.
  • Perform a variety of other maintenance tasks, including predictive and preventative electrical and instrumentation maintenance.

Extra Duties

  • Perform installations, maintenance and repair activities, in accordance with OEM specifications.
  • Read and utilize electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, single line diagrams and circuit diagrams.
  • Utilize hand tools, portable electrical tools and maintenance shop equipment safely and effectively.
  • Test repaired equipment to determine the extent of effective functioning, including but not limited to maintenance of MCC’s, motors and drives.
  • Confirm that tag-outs / lockouts are in place when disconnecting / connecting and removing electrical motors.
  • Monitor substations in the plant and carry out any maintenance procedures.
  • Attend to breakdowns and power outages
  • Deliver own prescribed outcomes and / or provide support services, by applying Newmont’s Health, Safety and Environment systems, policies and protocols.
Required profile for job ad : Electrical & Instrumentation Technician
  • Electrical Engineering Technician II Certificate.
  • Other relevant Electrical Engineering Trade Test Certificate.
  • Minimum of 2 – 3 years’ electrical maintenance experience in a mining plant / process environment.
  • Wide ranging experience across various voltage electrical works – extra-low, low and high.
  • Strong knowledge of applicable electrical codes.
  • Strong knowledge of process instrumentation.
  • Sound knowledge of electrical maintenance principles and industry standards.
  • Knowledge of the work management process.
  • Knowledge of planning and scheduling.
Job criteria for job ad : Electrical & Instrumentation Technician
Job category :
Production, maintenance, quality
Services
Industries :
Industry, production, manufacturing and other
Employment type :
Permanent contract
Region :
Ashanti - Brong Ahafo - Central - Eastern - Greater Accra - Northern - Upper East - Upper West - Volta - Western
Experience level :
2 to 5 years
Educational level :
Bachelor
Spoken language :
englishfluent
Number of Position(s) : 1

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