Underground Process Control Engineer

Barrick Gold Corporation Winnemucca , NV 89446

Posted 4 months ago

Position Description:

Barrick is looking for an Underground Process Control Engineer to join our team.

Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Electrical General Supervisor, the Underground Process Control Engineer, is responsible for the following:

  • The successful candidate will work closely with Operations, Maintenance and Technical Service groups to provide advice and support together with maintaining and modifying the control systems and control strategies used to monitor, control and interface the operator to process areas throughout the mine site

  • Required skills in system design, configuration, integration, troubleshoot hardware/software and implement new strategies to improve reliability and efficiency

  • The candidate will support activities associated with DCS/PLC and SCADA systems, HMI applications, PC networking technology

  • Knowledge of process field instrumentation, controls technology, detailed design generation, implementation, system integration, and validation required

  • Daily responsibilities include solutions implementation and support of the maintenance team objectives

  • Experience to include the following: PLCs; Allen Bradley, Modicon, ABB etc. DCS Systems; ABB, Foxboro, Honeywell, Emerson, etc. HMI or SCADA software packages; Wonderware, Rockwell, GE Cimplicity, GE IFix, etc

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Process Control Engineering, BAS Instrumentation OR computer related field and/or five (5) to ten (10) years' experience maintaining and troubleshooting controls systems required

  • Familiar with DCS/PLC systems and data historians preferred

  • Additional knowledge of OPC Server configurations, Microsoft Networking, MS Operating Systems, and MS Office applications preferred

  • Knowledge of control strategy development, loop tuning, advance process control strategies and/or applications and fiber experience preferred

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills required

  • Ability to work in a team-based environment required

  • Must be highly motivated with the ability to work with minimum supervision required

  • Strong dedication to safety and courageous leadership required

  • Demonstrated ability to perform essential functions of position required

What we can Offer You

  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses benefits, and stock purchase plans where applicable

  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact

  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team

  • An Opportunity to transform Traditional Mining into the future of Digital Mining

  • Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless

  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across Barrick locations

  • Barrick is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

About Barrick

Barrick is the gold industry leader with a vision of wealth generation through responsible mining; wealth for our owners, our people, and the countries and communities with which we partner. Our objective is to maintain and grow industry-leading margins, driven by innovation and our digital transformation; managing our portfolio and allocating capital with discipline and rigor; and leveraging our distinctive partnership culture as a competitive advantage. We aim to cultivate a high-performance culture defined by the following principles: a deep commitment to partnership, consistent execution, operational excellence, disciplined capital allocation, and continual self-improvement. We are obsessed with talent, and seek out fresh perspectives and challenging ourselves to think differently as we transform Barrick into a leading 21st century company.

The Turquoise Ridge property is located in the Potosi Mining District, about 43 miles northeast of Winnemucca, Nevada. Barrick is the operator and 75% owner of the mine with Newmont owning the remaining 25%.

Barrick is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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