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Senior Metallurgist with 10 years Gold Mining experience

  • CareerAvenue Global
  • 03/02/19
  • South Africa
  • Market Related / Yearly
  • Full-Time
Permanent position available for a Senior Metallurgist in Mpumalanga.

The Senior Metallurgist reports directly to the Operations Manager and works closely with the Group Metallurgist. This position is responsible for all the technical / metallurgical aspects of the operations.

Bachelor's degree in metallurgical or chemical engineering;
Minimum ten (10) years of metallurgical experience in gold processing
Strong computer skills (i.e. MS Office including Excel, Word and PowerPoint).

Lead, direct, and support all aspects of laboratory test work
Develop and manage metallurgical operations and work practices that maximize operational efficiencies;
Improve plant operating performance; reduce waste and delays; promote cost reductions; and achieve a high level of operating efficiency;
Evaluate current and potential processing improvement methods;
Monitor and analyze key metallurgical performance indicators of process operations and recommend corrective actions to the operations team;
Manage metallurgical engineering activities working with the operations team and external consultants;
Create and distribute monthly metallurgical and engineering reports;
Maintain a safe and efficient work environment.

Demonstrated commitment to safe working practices;
Ability to effectively delegate while maintaining forward motion on key deliverables;
Proven team player skills with ability to build and maintain internal and external relationships
Strong written and verbal communication skills;
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills;
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision;

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