Plant Metallurgist | Minopex

  • Graduate
  • 2 years ago

Job Description

Minopex is looking for a Plant Metallurgist. Apply Now!

Job Purpose:
The purpose of this position is to continuously monitor production outputs and optimise process efficiency in line with plant capacity and sound processing principles.

Ensure compliance with Minopex Health and Safety responsibilities
Ensure that Process activities are integrated and coordinated
Comply with provided systems, practices, methods, standards and procedures of the work
Ensure the adherence to the specified process parameters within the respective sections
Effective trouble shooting in case of deviations
Identify, diagnose and analyse deviations and consult with the Supervisor / Management prior to implementing changes
Provide support and advise to responsible Supervisors / Management
Conduct research (literature or practical) on specific topics received from the Process Superintendent / Plant Manager or Client
Conduct test and project work in the laboratory and do physical tests in the plant and consolidate test results with past reports and other findings
Conduct cost analysis exercises to evaluate the viability of implementing projects and make necessary recommendations for changes in the process
Perform administrative duties to ensure record accuracy and availability and budget compliance
Ensure adherence to Client quality requirements by monitoring laboratory feedback and ensuring the implementation of corrective measures
Continuously monitor the production process to ensure adherence to ISO and legislative standards/requirements
Assist in compiling the Processing budget by providing information based on operational and resource requirements
Perform administrative duties to ensure record accuracy and availability and budget compliance

A Bachelor’s Degree or Advanced Diploma in Metallurgy or Chemical Engineering

Experience and Skills Requirements:
5 years’ experience in a processing environment of which at least 18 to 24 months should be as a Metallurgist
Flotation experience will be advantageous
Plant design or commissioning experience will be beneficial
English language proficiency
Computer literate in MS Office
Presentation skills
Time management skills
Attention to detail
Employee Relations and People Management skills
Supervisory skills
Financial management skills
Valid driver’s license code B, EB or C1

Closing Date: 18 August 2022
Location: Phola Flotation Plant

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