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Electrician, Experienced, Underground Maintenance - Leeville

Date: Mar 26, 2019

Location: Carlin, NV, US, 89822

Company: Newmont Goldcorp Corporation

 

Founded in 1921 Newmont Mining Corporation is one of the largest gold mining companies in the world.   The North American region consists of multiple surface and underground operations spread throughout Northern Nevada and our Cripple Creek and Victor Mine in Colorado.

Newmont prides itself on safety and embraces diversity, engages employees, fosters innovation, rewards high performance and develops great leaders.

Purpose

 

What “sparks” your interest?  Put your journeyman-level electrical expertise to the test!  Work on a variety of equipment from air compressors and AC units to MCC’s and high-voltage lines.  If you’re self-motivated and appreciate the value of working together with a team, apply today!

Essential Duties

 
  • Work as a team member, and works effectively with other crews and departments.
  • Consistently follows all safety and company policies and procedures.
  • Able to follow directions, complete quality work, maintain a high level of productivity, and demonstrate the ability to learn.
  • Offers constructive solutions to problems and issues.
  • Computer / Manuals - Read, comprehend, and interpret technical data sheets, schematics, blue prints and instructional guides.
  • Troubleshooting and Repair - Ability to understand and apply electrical theory in troubleshooting and demonstrate the ability to apply math skills to the electrical trade.
  • Programmable Logic Controllers - Explain operation and programming of a PLC.
  • Motors - Possesses basic motor knowledge to trouble shoot, repair, inspect and install electric motors and perform basic motor alignment.
  • Construction and Code - Read, comprehend, and interpret the National Electric Code.  Select construction material, and install according to its guide line.  Ability to install electrical systems including basic wiring, circuit installation, cables and switch gear up to 4160 volts.
  • Splicing - Make 4160 volt splices and terminate high voltage with supervision in a timely manner.
  • Hoisting and Control - Explain operation of power feeds for hoists, Explain operation of Avtron drive control units, Explain operation of PLC control boxes, Explain operation of hoist control cubicles, Explain operation of hoist brake control panels, Explain operation of shaft control boxes, Explain operation of Tiley H.M.I. control desk, Explain operation of pneumatic brake system, Explain operation of digital hoist supervision cubicles.
  • Explain shaft communications (Bells), Explain MSHA regulations for hoisting, Explain hoisting safeties.
  • Power Distribution - Demonstrate knowledge of transformers and AC circuits and electrical protective devices.  Demonstrate understanding of power feed circuits to and from substation to all transformers, motor control centers, starters and motors.  Ability to maintain power distribution systems.
  • Ability to set up over current and short circuit protection devices.

 

The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.

Training & Experience

 
  • Minimum experience level should be equivalent to an entry-level journeyman.
  • Previous experience working in an underground environment preferred, but not required.

Working Conditions

 

This position includes working in an underground mining environment.

For more information on Newmont:

Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to it.sec@newmont.com.


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