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TRADESPERSON, ELECTRICAL LINESMAN (NS_796)

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Enga, Papua New Guinea

Mining, Oil and Gas

#7064


Barrick (Niugini) Limited (“BNL”) is a company incorporated in Papua New Guinea, and operates the Porgera Gold Mine in Enga Province on behalf of the Porgera Joint Venture partners. BNL is an independently managed company and is jointly owned through an equal partnership between Barrick Gold Corporation and Zijin Mining Group-which own 95% participating interest in the Porgera Joint Venture. The remaining 5% is owned by Mineral Resource Enga (MRE) Limited – a consortium consisting of the Enga Provincial Government and the Porgera landowners.

The Porgera Joint Venture now has vacancies for qualified and experienced individuals in the following position:

TRADESPERSON, ELECTRICAL LINESMAN (NS_796)

Reporting to the Power line Supervisor, the incumbent will be responsible for carrying out general maintenance and installation of High Voltage and Low Voltage power lines, service connections, communication lines and general lighting on the mine site and in the local community as required

The ideal candidate must:

  • Have a recognised Linesman trade certificate, pole top rescue and have knowledge and experience with high voltage switching
  • Hold a PNG heavy vehicle, light vehicle and Elevated Work Platform licenses
  • Have more than 5 years of power reticulation experience
  • Possess good communication skills, problem solving and knowledge of basic computing and maintenance systems
  • Have the ability to work offsite in adverse conditions.
  • Maintain a high level of health and safety awareness and comply with PJV Occupational Health & Safety Policy and all health and safety rules and procedures.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain power to the mine site
  • Carry out tasks as directed by the Power lines Supervisor
  • Ensure that the section’s daily work plans are always executed in a safe and efficient manner, complying with industry standards, government regulations and relevant Company policies

NB: ALL APPLICATIONS MUST HAVE AN UP TO DATE POLICE CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE (ACQUIRED WITHIN THE LAST 6 MONTHS).

If you possess the ambition and drive to build a career with Porgera Joint Venture, forward your application and resume before the 23rd January, 2019 to: The Recruitment Team, Porgera Joint Venture Email: PJVRecruitment@porgerajv.com or apply via PJV website: www.porgerajv.com Phone: (+675) 547 8912/544 3056 for more information. Emailed job applications are encouraged.

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Porgera Joint Venture

The Porgera Joint Venture owns and operates the Porgera Gold Mine, located in the Province of Enga in the Papua New Guinea Highlands. Barrick (Niugini) Limited, the manager of the mine, holds a 95 percent ...
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547 8153 or 547 8912

P.O Box 484, Mt. Hagen, WHP

547 8102