Addcar Highwall Mining System Industrial Instrumentation Technician
Chinook Mine Construction Company, LTD
Hinton, AB

Title of Position: Addcar Highwall Mining System Industrial Instrument Technician

Company Operating Name: Chinook Mine Construction Company, LTD

Contact:

Attn: Human Resources Department

Reference: Addcar Highwall Mining System Industrial Instrument Technicians

or

Chinook Mine Construction Company

Box 6146

Hinton, AB T7V 1X5

Location of Position:

Vista Mine

Highway 16

Hinton, Alberta

Mailing Address:

Chinook Mine Construction Company

Box 6146

Hinton, AB T7V 1X5

Salary/Rate: $50.00/hr

Schedule: 20 Days on-10 days off (Days and Nights rotation)

Positions available: 6

Nature of Employment: Full Time Permanent

Benefits: Registered Pension Plan, Life insurance, Medical, Dental, Vision, Rx, Vacation, Performance based bonus

Language Preferred: English

Experience Requirement and Job Duties:

  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience as an Addcar Highwall Mining System Industrial Instrument Technician and Mechanic.
  • Must have a complete understanding and working knowledge of the entire Addcar Highwall Mining System; including the Joy 12-27 continuous miner, inertial guidance system, gamma sensors, electrical systems, mechanical systems, Addcar conveying systems, surge car, and hydraulic systems.
  • The candidate must have experience maintaining and troubleshooting an Addcar Highwall Mining System, including the maintenance the of remote-control Joy continuous miner control system and Variable Frequency Drive traction system. This includes the experience and ability to calibrate the system and maintain proper operation.
  • The candidate must have experience in the operation and general maintenance of the General Monitor S800 methane monitor system and experience, this includes experience and ability to calibrate the General Monitor S800 methane monitor system and maintain proper operation.
  • The candidate must be experienced in operating and troubleshooting the Talon Inertial Guidance System and the Gamma Sensor System. This includes experience and ability to calibrate the Talon Inertial Guidance System and the Gamma Sensor System and maintain proper operation.
  • The candidate must be experienced in the repair, maintenance, and calibration of the video camera system as required on the continuous miner and launch vehicle.
  • The candidate must be experienced repair and calibration of sensors, pressure transmitters, and the hydraulic remote control for the launch vehicle.
  • The candidate must be experienced troubleshooting, repair, and calibration of the programmable logic controller and HMI system for the launch and power center.
  • The candidate must be experienced troubleshooting, repair, replacement, and calibration ground monitors and protective relays at the mobile power center.
  • The candidate must have experience in the assembly and break-down of the Addcar Highwall Mining System.
  • Must have experience in the maintenance, repair, and calibration of the Addcar Highwall Mining System human machine interface control screen and system to maintain safe productive operation of the launch.
  • Must have experience in the operation of the Addcar Highwall Mining System power systems, including line power and generator power.
  • Must have experience and working knowledge of all potential hazards associated with the Addcar Highwall Mining System, including “red zones”, pinch points, elevated work areas, high pressure systems, electrical hazards, highwall safety, etc
  • Must have experience in the training of new Addcar Highwall Mining System Industrial Instrument Technicians/Mechanics in the safe and efficient operation of the entire system.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $50.00 /hour