Share this Job

Instrumentation Technician II, Process Maintenance - Carlin

Date: Dec 1, 2018

Location: Carlin, NV, US, 89822

Company: Newmont Mining 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.


Get your hands on Newmont’s cutting edge Electrical Technology. Help improve productivity, efficiency and quality by bringing your Instrumentation skill set to our team.

Essential Duties

  • Assist operations, maintenance, and metallurgical groups by understanding, troubleshooting, problem solving, and optimizing instruments, equipment, and systems.
  • Pull and terminate all instrumentation cable.
  • Install tubing and conduit.
  • Perform advance value/actuator repairs and calibration.
  • Apply knowledge of the following equipment: PLC, DCS, Controllers, Analytical instrumentation, Microwave and combustion control applications to facilitate repairs.
  • Read advanced P&ID’s, loop diagrams, and schematics.
  • Write and adapt calibrations and preventative procedures.
  • Utilize test equipment, Electronic/Electrical theory, computer loops, and mechanical theory to calibrate instruments.
  • Perform advance troubleshooting of instrumentation.
  • Perform transformer/switch gear/motor control repairs.
  • Perform preventative maintenance –troubleshooting, plant process and flow, transformers, switchgear, and MCCs.
  • Layout panels and cabinets.
  • Comply with state and federal health and safety regulations, company policies and procedures and the company's environmental compliance policy.


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

Training & Experience

To be considered for this position, the applicant must meet the following requirements:

  • Experience in the operation and maintenance of electrical equipment used in the Industrial or Mining industries.
  • Electrical Degree or equivalent experience.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Proven  excellent safety and attendance record.
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of the job.

Working Conditions

  • Must be able to work rotating schedule.


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

Nearest Major Market: Elko

Job Segment: Materials Science, Metallurgy, Technician, Electrical, Instrumentation, Science, Technology, Engineering