Electrical Controls Specialist

Electrical Controls Specialist - Salt Lake City, UTAH

Your new company
We are looking for an Electrical Controls Specialist to help with the maintenance of the electrical and controls system at a large industrial facility. This role will be supporting the Kennecott Concentrator Asset Management Team.

Your new role

This role is a great opportunity for someone with exposure to industrial electrical and control systems to grow their experience at an exciting facility. As you are reporting to a Senior Electrical engineer, you will be:
  • Promote and enable a Zero Harm culture through actions and accountability.
  • Troubleshooting and testing instrumentation at the facility.
  • Supporting the maintenance execution team in breakdowns during the day with the potential for some call-outs.
  • Develop and perform the training of electricians and instrumentation technicians on relevant equipment, systems, and troubleshooting methods.
  • Assist engineers with identifying root causes of electrical, automation, and instrumentation failures and implementing solutions to prevent the reoccurrence of issues.
  • Supporting commissioning, projects, and fieldwork verifying electrical and controls.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Experience working in industrial settings with comparable electrical, control, and instrumentation systems.
  • High level of English Competency (both written and oral)
  • Knowledge of electrical policies, standards, and codes pertaining to industrial electrical systems.
  • Experience at an industrial facility.
  • Experience with motor starter circuits and variable frequency drives.
  • Experience troubleshooting industrial electrical, control, and instrumentation systems.
  • Ability to understand control drawings including schematics, loop diagrams, ladder logic, and block diagrams. Autonomous, energetic, and collaborative
It will also be beneficial if you have:
  • Experience with Emerson Rosemount transmitters.
  • Experience with Fischer Valves and Positioners.
  • Knowledge of Allen Bradley PLC and Emerson DeltaV DCS systems
  • Knowledge of High Voltage Distribution Systems up to 44kV

What you'll get in return

We are committed to providing our employees with a generous benefits package. Be recognized for your contribution, your thinking, your hard work, and go home knowing you’ve helped the world progress, we provide:
  • A safety-focused and inclusive working environment
  • Access to top-tier family-friendly health programs including medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, life insurance coverage, and various voluntary benefits.
  • 401(k) matching program (company matched .50 per dollar up to 6% of your base pay)
  • Generous Rio Tinto employee share program, which allows you to purchase Rio Tinto Company shares.
  • Comprehensive leave policies which cover all moments that matter in life: PTO (paid time off), paid holidays, and paid bereavement leave.
  • A favorable child-caregiver leave program (Up to 100% salary top-up)
  • Ongoing Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family; to help in addressing educational opportunities, addiction treatment, depression, stress, domestic issues, financial management, and legal concerns.
  • Discount programs for leisure purposes and access to Virgin Pulse with incentives supporting your wellbeing.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. #1139214


Job type
Energy, Utilities & Mining
Competitive Salary

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Rahul Jakharthe specialist consultant managing this positionlocated in Tampa - Head Office
Suite 1000, 4350 West Cypress St

Telephone: 4035139463