Job Details
  • Reference375677A_1623225193
  • LocationEast Pilbara
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted4 days ago
  • ConsultantNaomi Byrne

As one of Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our client, one of Australia's leading resources companies, is seeking to engage a FIFO Process Engineer - OFP (Ore Processing Facility), to be based on-site in the Pilbara region of WA. Reporting to the OPF Senior Process Engineer, the focus of this role will be to this role is responsible in optimising the Ore Processing Facility upgrade and production performance metallurgically.

Key accountabilities will include:

  • Development and delivery of safety projects to achieve zero harm
  • Ensuring adherence to policy framework for HSEC standards and procedures;
  • Ensure compliance to the FMG standards and statutory obligations
  • Delivery of daily and weekly reporting duties in a timely manner
  • Identifying and driving metallurgical improvement projects to optimise upgrade and production performance
  • Developing and driving regular and adhoc plant sampling exercise
  • Provide metallurgical support across multiple departments in FMG. This includes being accountable for onsite and offsite process improvement test-work programs
  • Provide commissioning and ramp-up support to operations (both existing and brownfield/greenfield expansions) to ensure they meet business requirements in terms of production throughput, metallurgical recovery and cost optimisation
  • Developing maintenance strategy for metallurgy equipment

Skills & Qualifications?

  • Bachelor's degree in Metallurgy or Chemical Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Minimum 2 years' experience as a process engineer with process plant experience (iron ore preferable)
  • A high commitment to safety and strive to achieve zero harm
  • Proficient in MS Office suite and SAP
  • Exposure to mass balancing, including process modelling software desirable
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • An understanding of both production and maintenance strategies for large scale processing plants
  • Basic statistical analysis

All candidates must be registered through Chandler Macleod, undertake a pre-employment medical and drug & alcohol test and provide a National Police Clearance and references. If the above sounds like you, please use the 'apply now' button to send through your most up to date CV, with a covering letter outlining your reasons for applying, and we shall be in touch soon.