Electrical Engineer

Rio Tinto - Salt Lake City, UT

Posted 709 days ago
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    Not Applicable
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    Mining & Metals, Oil & Energy
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Title: Electrical Engineer

Job location: 8400 West 10200 South, Bingham Canyon, UT 84006, USA

DESCRIPTION: Kennecott Utah Copper LLC, a Rio Tinto company, seeks an Electrical Engineer. Provide hands-on involvement of the troubleshooting of plant electrical equipment, including PLCs, variable speed drives, variable frequency drives, transformers, switchgear, motor control, motors, protective relaying, field control devices and other plant process electrical equipment. Provide improvements, modifications or additions to plant electrical and related process equipment. Ensure that all improvements, modifications or additions are documented by updating or developing the appropriate P&IDs, electrical schematics, one-lines or other required documentation. Ensure that these items are communicated to the affected and/or involved parties. Ensure that all engineering modifications and installations are carried out in a safe and environmentally responsible manner. Provide training as necessary to update plant Operations and Asset Management members of such improvements, modifications or additions. Provide technical assistance to the upkeep and maintenance of plant electrical engineering software, including PLC Programming Software, Plant Performance Monitoring System (PPMS), DCS Alarms, Safety Isolation Browser, Plant Motor Database, and Plant Load-Flow, Short Circuit, Coordination and Arc-Flash Studies


Education: Employer will accept Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering

Experience: 1 year of work experience in job offered or 1 year of work experience in a technical-related occupation (including IT, Computer/Electrical Engineering or other analytical discipline)

Special skills: Education or experience must include: 1. application of Electrical Power and Automation Systems as related to industrial plants; 2. utilizing TCP/IP, Ethernet, applications for industrial networking and supporting capital projects relating to the plant network improvement; 3. Electrical and Control System Drawings, including P&IDs, Electrical One-Lines, Electrical Schematics and Instrumentation Loops; 4. electro-mechanical systems, AC and DC Electric Motors, Cyclo-converter systems and other electrical machines; 5. analyzing and troubleshooting technical issues, including Programmable Logic Controllers and other process control technologies; and 6. teaching and explaining technical concepts to non-technical personnel.
Rio Tinto is a global mining and metals group, dedicated to the smartest discovery, extraction and processing of the earth's natural resources.

From our operations to our community involvement, everything we do is done with the future firmly in mind. We're committed to the most sustainable, most efficient and most forward-looking ways to do business and deliver results. So we reward our employees with a responsible, open and diverse culture of opportunity - a working environment in which they can go further.

Learn more at www.riotinto.com .

Position open until Filled
Equal Opportunity Employer
Rio Tinto participates in E-Verify to confirm work authorization. Please visitwww.uscis.govfor more information.

About this company

Rio Tinto
Rio Tinto is a leading international business involved in each stage of metal and mineral production. The Group combines Rio Tinto plc, which is listed on the London Stock Exchange, and Rio Tinto Limited, which is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. We aim to operate as a seamless organisation that maximises the benefits of
standard and shared approaches for every activity.

We find, mine and process the Earth's mineral resources
that fulfil vital consumer needs and improve world living standards. We produce aluminium, copper, diamonds, coal, iron ore, uranium, gold and industrial minerals (borates, titanium dioxide, salt, talc). With production mainly in Australia and North America, we operate in more than 50 countries and employ about 106,000 people.

We promote health, safety, and sustainable development
wherever Rio Tinto operates. The health and safety of our employees, and a contribution to sustainable development, are key priorities. We work as closely as possible with host countries and communities, respecting their laws and customs and ensuring a fair share of benefits and opportunities.

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