Company Info


BARRICK (NIUGINI) LIMITED
P.O Box 484, Mt. Hagen, WHP
Wabag, EN, Papua New Guinea
: +675 5443 056
: www.barrick.com





Foreman – Underground Electrical SCADA & Process Control (NS_88)


Job ID:
22039
Location:
Wabag, EN, Papua New Guinea
Category:
Others, Trades-Services Jobs
Job Views:
265
Posted:
11.21.2016
Job Description:
Barrick (Niugini) Limited ("BNL") is a company incorporated in Papua New Guinea, and operates the Porgera Gold Mine in Enga Province on behalf of the Porgera Joint Venture partners. BNL is an independently managed company and is jointly owned through an equal partnership between Barrick Gold and Zijin Mining Group. The Porgera Gold Mine employs over 2,500 Papua New Guineans, and over the life of the mine it has contributed approximately 10% of Papua New Guinea’s total annual exports.   
The Porgera Joint Venture now has a vacancy for a qualified and experienced individual in the following position:
 
Foreman – Underground Electrical SCADA & Process Control (NS_88) 
 
Reporting to the Superintendent – Underground Electrical, the incumbent will assist the Superintendent in the general operation of the Underground Electrical Section, budget preparation and ensure operational costs are within the budget guidelines.   

Job Responsibilities:
  • General operation of section within the department
  • Establish and working within budget guidelines for the section
  • Maintain department records e.g. work orders, accident reports, project files, technical records, breakdown analysis ete
  • Execute daily work plan in conjunction with set priorities
  • To recognize, plan and execute tasks using available manpower, tools and material in the most effective and efficient manner
  • Provide direction, on the job training and technical assistance for subordinates as required and develop them to act in higher positions and take on more responsibilities 
  • Maintain a high level of health and safety awareness and comply with the PJV Occupational Health & Safety Policy and all health and safety rules and procedures
Job Requirements:
The ideal candidate must have:
  • Recognized Certificate of Competency in Electrical discipline
  • Minimum 10 years or more experience as Tradesperson and Foreman in a mining industry preferably in an Underground operation 
  • Advanced knowledge of SCADA design and programming
  • Advanced knowledge of PLC and automation networking
  • WIFI network design and implementation
  • Optic fibre splicing and installation certified
  • Radio communications and telephone networking
  • Instrumentation and automation control systems
  • High Voltage experience, 11KV, 1000V and 415 volt distribution, preferred but not essential
  • Extensive experience in manpower management and project coordination

NB: ALL APPLICATIONS MUST HAVE AN UP TO DATE POLICE CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE (ACQUIRED WITHIN THE LAST 6 MONTHS). 

If you possess the ambition and drive to build a career with  the Porgera Joint Venture, forward your application and resume before the 02nd December, 2016 to: 

The Recruitment Team,
Porgera Joint Venture
Email: PHRCoordinator@porgerajv.com
Or Phone: (+675) 547 8912/544 3056 for more information. Emailed job applications are encouraged.


 
The Porgera Gold Mine has up to 3,000 employees of both Papua New Guinea nationals and expatriates from across the globe. We operate a full boarding and lodging facility which includes accommodation, messing facilities, and recreational facilities which includes a state-of- the-art gymnasium, and a 24-hour medical centre. We have a FIFO operation working on a 21 days on and 14 days off roster.