Process Control System Programmer

  • Full-time
  • Department: Control Systems Engineering
  • Market Segment: Mining, Infrastructure, and Construction

Company Description

Bantrel is proud to be a leading provider of Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Construction Management (EPC / EPCM) services in Canada.

For 40 years we have delivered end-to-end solutions for some of Canada’s most challenging and complex energy, mining, infrastructure and nuclear projects, with an unrelenting focus on safety and quality. Bantrel performs design and procurement services from our primary Calgary, Edmonton and Toronto office locations and delivers construction management and self-perform construction services at various Client sites across Canada.

We operate independently but leverage the global expertise of and provide resources to our affiliate Bechtel Corporation, one of the largest EPC companies in the world, and remain Canadian focused including through our other shareholder, McCaig Investments, a respected local family group of businesses and deep community supporter.  Our private ownership provides long-term business planning and strategic decision horizons supported by a strong financial position.

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Job Description

Hatch and Bantrel have formed the Hatch Bantrel Joint Venture (HBJV) to execute engineering and construction on the BHP Jansen Potash Mine Project in Saskatchewan. After successfully completing the Definition Phase Study for the project, The HBJV is currently carrying out the Detailed Engineering Phase for the Processing, Non-Process Infrastructure (NPI) and Mining Areas of the 4.5 Mtpa Stage 1 Potash Mine. With a published TIC of US $5.3-5.7 Billion this will represent one of the largest projects and private investments in Canada. The HBJV will use a hybrid of best-in-class new developing technologies and systems as well as the proven HBJV suite of tools to execute this exciting project.

Bantrel is currently searching for someone to take on the role of Process Control System Programmer. 

In this role, you will be a champion of diversity & inclusion.


* Please note this position is not eligible for a relocation subsidy or living out allowance.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Experience executing projects ranging from writing programs, to designing and programming the layout for complex interfaces across a range of platforms.
  • Review and understand control system design, process requirements, to develop software based on functional description.
  • System integration, software test planning, testing, and commissioning.
  • Develop end-user operations and maintenance support documentation and procedures.
  • Perform hardware and software integration and configure system instrument databases, control system custom HMI graphics and reports.

Interface with clients, develop commercial proposals and support business development


  • Emerson DeltaV / CHARMS product experience and training preferred (i.e. we are seeking individuals that have hands-on experience configuring and programming DeltaV)
  • Control philosophy development, conceptual design, automation planning
  • Control System Design & Specification (hardware, software, networking / communications)
  • Programming / Configuration (Emerson DeltaV)  
  • Analyze DeltaV code for errors and efficiencies and update code and graphics as required.
  • Experience with testing DCS software using IDEAS process simulation software.
  • Troubleshoot control systems hardware and software and provide technical support.
  • Understanding of wiring using CHARMs design
  • Graphics development
  • Industrial Data Protocols and Communications (Ethernet IP and Modbus TCP minimum)
  • Testing & On-site Commissioning
  • PLC, HMI integration experience   
  • Functional Safety / SIS systems integration experience
  • Must have strong communication skills and the ability to effectively work with other project teams.


Additional Information

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further review will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future consideration.

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