Plant Metallurgist (Process Plant / Iron Ore / Design / Operations) – West Africa

Location: west africa, west africa
Date Posted: 08-10-2018
Reference: LIB043
Job Description:
Our client, with an Iron Ore operation in West Africa, is seeking a Metallurgist with previous experience in commissioning and production, for their process plant (crushing, screening and milling followed by gravity and magnetic concentration and filtration).
The plant is being refurbished after three years of care and maintenance and being modified. The metallurgist would be involved in the refurbishment. He/she would report to the plant manager and assist with the Operations Readiness and commissioning and thereafter the efficient operation of the process plant.
  • Manage the metallurgical accounting system for the plants     
  • Manage the metallurgical design/operations interface in the definition and implementation of new projects and/or plant modifications       
  • Responsible for preparation of accurate metallurgical accounts and the resolution of related metallurgical accounting issues    
  • Responsible for troubleshooting and the proper resolution of metallurgical problems/issues
  • Training of operating personnel in the necessary process metallurgy and the subsequent monitoring of performance
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • Tertiary metallurgical qualification (BSc degree, HND Extractive Metallurgy or similar)
  • Minimum three years’ experience in the design of process plants          
  • Minimum 3 - 5 years’ experience in the operation of process plants
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in a process plant metallurgist role
  • Previous operating experience in Africa
Benefits and Contractual information:
  • FIFO 9/3 Roster
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Liam Barends
Recruitment Consultant
CA Mining
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