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Senior Metallurgist with 10 years Gold Mining experience


  • CareerAvenue Global
  • 01/30/19
  • 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.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
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).

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
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.

CORE COMPETENCIES:
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;

HOW TO APPLY: Please send a detailed MS Word CV to andre@careeravenue.co.za


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