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Metallurgist (Chemical Engineering/ Open Pit / Processing)

Job Description: CA Mining Mining Review Africa
A mining company is looking for a Metallurgist to join their operations in the Northern Cape. Be part of this award winning mine operations that has prospects of future development.Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that plant and process efficiencies are optimized by continually evaluating process performance and conducting quarterly surveys to establish where improvements can be made.
  • Troubleshoot to identify whether the root of grade discrepancies are metallurgical, operational or maintenance-related and ensure that the necessary action is taken and / or setting adjustments made.
  • Monitor the quality of the products by ensuring that samples are taken according to procedure and that trends are analysed to scrutinize grade consistency.
  • Evaluate and research new technologies that could enhance process and equipment performance.
  • Monitor inconsistencies between lab and plant samples and make corrections where required.
  • Provide solutions to process / metallurgical problems

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • BSc, BTech Chemical Engineering /Extraction Metallurgy
  • HDSA Candidates encouraged to apply
  • 2-3 years’ relevant experience
  • Thorough knowledge of MS Office with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio
  • Must be able to work as part of a team
  • Proficient in the use of English as a communication language
  • Valid Code B driver’s licence

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Market Related Competitive Salary package
  • Housing, Medical.