PLC & SCADA Programmer - AngloGold Ashanti



Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors.
Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker.





Read Also: 10 checks to identify fraudulent or scam job offers

Job Alerts: Click here to join us on Telegram

1. Patiently scroll down and read the job description below.

2. Scroll down and find how to apply or mode of application for this job after the job description.

3. Carefully follow the instructions on how to apply.

4. Always apply for a job by attaching CV with a Cover Letter / Application Letter.


AngloGold Ashanti (Ghana) Limited, Obuasi Gold Mine is currently near completion of the redevelopment phase to become a modern, efficient and long-term profitable operation. The underground mining operation has been fully mechanized and designed to produce up to an average maximum of 5,000 t/day of ore mined.

We are seeking an experienced and self-motivated person to join our dedicated team as PLC & SCADA Programmer

ROLE PURPOSE AND CONTEXT

The PLC Programmer is accountable for programming, testing and commissioning tasked plant Instrumentation, controls systems, Communications installation, and handover to Operations in a safe and compliant manner with respect to works on the Obuasi Mine Phase 3 Project

ADVERTISEMENT

CONTINUE READING BELOW

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Work compliantly with the requirement of government of Ghana agencies, environmental, health and safety legislation and AGAG regulation.
  • Accept personal responsibility for health and safety and that of every mine worker by his/her work. Also having a Duty of Care for themselves and others in a working environment.
  • Adhere to the site’s environmental management plan.
  • Report to the Senior C & I Engineer for the purposes of assisting in safety, works in progress.
  • Be aware of schedule requirements and able to report early any constraints that may arise during the project.
  • Perform Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) and Site Acceptance Test (SAT) of all Remote I/O Panels, Network Switches from PLC end.
  • Perform Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) and Site Acceptance Test (SAT) of MCC Switchgear including DOL and VS Drives from PLC end.
  • Commission and handover instrumentation, associated control, networking and cabling systems to also comply to the requirements of AGAG’s Quality Assurance and Quality Control.
  • Assist in maintaining safety and integrity of the Process Control Network

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

Qualification

  • Engineering Degree in Electrical/Instrumentation or Electronics or equivalent.

ADVERTISEMENT

CONTINUE READING BELOW

Experience

  • Minimum of three (3) years of development and commissioning on Allen Bradley PlantPax ® for PLC/SCADA, and Studio 5000® Applications or equivalent.
  • Experience in working with Fire systems and processing CCTV
  • Familiarity with Ghana Minerals and Mining (Health Safety and Technical) Regulation.
  • Experience in working on Allen Bradley Stratix Network switches and VLan configurations.

Legal Requirement

  • Must possess a relevant certificate of competency from Minerals Commission of Ghana

Technical Competencies

  • Able to work within Allen Bradley PlantPax® and Studio 5000® Environments
  • Understand and implement Automation and Instrumentation Standards with regard to AGAG Mining Specifications.
  • Have a strong understanding of Piping and Instrumentation Drawings.
  • Have a strong understanding of electrical drawings including Loop drawings, Termination drawings, Schematics, Single line drawings.
  • Be familiar with vendor documentation associated with mining equipment and mining Infrastructure.
  • Have an understanding of the overall control and network distribution for materials handling for Underground, Surface and Mining Infrastructure.
  • Be familiar with using Microsoft Office tools for the purpose of reporting and understanding data.
  • Be able to participate in setting up testing programs with regard to A & I Equipment FAT and SA Testing from the PLC end Point of view.
  • Be familiar with interfacing vendor equipment into the mine Process Control Network environment.
  • Have an understanding of the overall control and network distribution for materials handling for underground, surface and mining infrastructure.
  • Be able to participate in setting up testing programs with regard to A & I Equipment FAT and SA Testing from the fiber optic and ethernet cables point of view.
  • Be able to produce test sheets for all Networking cables tested.

ADVERTISEMENT

CONTINUE READING BELOW

Other Competencies

  • Be part of a team capable of producing good quality work in a timely manner.
  • Continuously improve processes used by the team
  • Be part of a team with behaviours consistent with company values
  • Participate to initiate, drive, motivate and support the construction project team to deliver the project goals
  • Finding innovative solutions through creative thinking and problem solving
  • Be part of an environment of teamwork and willingness to help others
  • Able to work with others from all different disciplines
  • Organizational skills with a focus on schedules, and progress.

Disclaimer

  • Do not pay any fee to any Recruiter.
  • The Recruiter may amend, delete or expire jobs at any time without notification.
  • The Recruiter reserves the right not to proceed with filling the position.
  • An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview.

FIND CURRENT JOBS IN GHANA 2022 TODAY

JobSearch Ghana is your most reliable website for latest jobs in Ghana today. If you are interested in getting genuine and reviewed job vacancies in Ghana from the best companies, then you are in the right place. Browse For Graduate Jobs, Government Recruitments & More. You can find current jobs in Ghana today on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, Graphic, Job Web Ghana here

TOP CAREER ARTICLES FROM EXPERTS

Job search is not an easy journey especially for job vacancies in Ghana. That is why we have engaged experts to write seasoned articles to guide your job search in Ghana. We cover interviews, cover letters, CVs, aptitude tests, workplace life, entrepreneurship, personal finance and more. Check out our career articles page today!

Top

© 2017 - 2022 JobSearch Ghana - Jobs In Ghana 2022

Powered by Yaks Baker