Senior Process Engineer/ Senior Strategic Engineer

Job Title: Senior Process Engineer/ Senior Strategic Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: East Perth, Australia
Salary: $75 - $85 per hour, Benefits: + Super
Start Date: 2018-11-23
Reference: BH-95001
Contact Name: Ronnie Reardon
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 23, 2018 03:31

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Process Engineer/Senior Strategic Engineer based in Perth for a 12 month contract.

Our client is one of the market leaders within the open cut mining space who have a reputation of excellent staff retention, excellent staff training and supplying the best tools/machinery for the job.
This role will be responsible for providing technical and project management assistance to the Strategic Planning, Operations and study/project teams across the business for all metallurgical and process engineering issues, equipment selection, evaluation and process improvements. Key responsibilities will include:
  • Propose solutions to existing operational challenges regarding safety, process, yield or upgrade.
  • Manage testwork programs with internal and external teams to progress project evaluation.
  • Work with mine planning and geology teams to improve ore knowledge and regression predictions.
  • Develop projects with operations; supporting through design, execution, commissioning and handovers.
  • Generate and/or approve process related deliverables and documentation for project delivery.
  • Ensure correct application of Health & Safety standards are met.
  • Oversee overall technical quality, integrity and adequacy of designs.
Qualifications and skills required:
  • Qualifications in Metallurgy, Chemical Engineering or similar.
  • Minimum 10 years in mineral processing industry with direct operational/ technical development experience.
  • Over 5 years process engineering experience on major mineral processing projects working on materials handling, crushing, screening and wet beneficiation process plant (especially physical separation unit processes).
  • Demonstrated experience in most major components of mining project studies and development.
  • Excellent problem solving skills and continual improvement focus.
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety.

     This is an exciting opportunity to work within a gorwing team and a leader within their space. Please do apply immediately to hear further about this long term opportunity.