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Hycroft Resources & Development Inc Instrumentation-Electrician Technician in Winnemucca, Nevada

Hycroft Mining Corporation is a US-based gold and silver mining company, which operates its wholly owned Hycroft open pit, gold and silver mine located an hour south west of Winnemucca, Nevada.

Job Description

The Process Instrumentation-Electrician Technician is responsible for a variety of tasks performed within the processing facilities consisting of installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting electrical circuits, program instrumentation, networks and associated equipment. Completes tasks assigned by Process Maintenance Supervisors or Process Maintenance Superintendent.

Some of the day-to-day responsibilities include:


Ability to write schematics and specify new installation parameters.Using test equipment to diagnose, high, medium, and low voltage circuits.Complete most preventative maintenance on equipment.Installing programmable logic controllers (PLC), Allen Bradley, GE, and ABB, VFD’s including RSLogix 500 and 5000.Responsible that all new installations and repairs meet overall safety, MSHA and NEC requirements. Inspect and monitor instruments to ensure proper operations and report any deficiencies while mitigating or eliminating the hazard. Collaborates with other Electricians, passes on knowledge and skills to others. May fill in as a relief supervisor as needed. Effective communication skills, as well as interpersonal, problem solving, basic math skills to perform routine measurements and recognize, correct and inform others when the process facilities are not within in the performance plan.


Minimum of five (5) years’ experience as an Instrumentation Technician in the mining industry preferred. Demonstrated ability to analyze information and use logic to address work-related issues and problems required. Requires a willingness to take on responsibility, challenges and assist in other areas of the processing facilities required.Requires being careful about detail and being thorough in completing work tasks required.Requires and proven safety, reliability, dependability, and fulfilling obligations. Expected to wear Personal Protective Equipment at all times when required in various ares of the mine. Must be able to wear respirator to perform specific job duties. Must be able to lift 40 pounds and perform essential functions of the position.