Job Details
  • Reference380007A_1633403473
  • LocationWestern Australia
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted16 days ago
  • ConsultantNaomi Byrne

Are you an Metallurgy Mining professional with a wealth of knowledge and experience, who is seeking a new opportunity to #unleashtheirpotential with a reputable industry leader?

Who are we?
Founded in 1959, Chandler Macleod Group are one of Australia's largest providers of human resource solutions. Our aim is to unleash the potential of both our employees and clients through connecting them with the Bestfit ™ opportunities around the globe.

About the role
We are partnering one of Australia's leading resources companies, to secure the services of an experienced Senior Metallurgist to be deployed at Leinster Minesite near in the Goldfields region of WA on a FIFO basis, commencing immediately.


The candidate will be responsible for supporting plant metallurgist in the daily technical review and communication of plant performance, and identify and implement improvements in the process plant.

The assignment is for an initial period of 6 months and there is the opportunity for contract extension or transfer across to BHP staff for the right candidate.

The key requirements of the role include:

  • good communication skills
  • proficient in use of excel and other MS programs
  • ability to write technical reports
  • develop and manage test work programs
  • mass balance process plant
  • experience in process modelling software would be valued
  • ability to do data analysis and build regression models
  • self-starter that can work independently
  • ability to supervise and lead small team
  • high attention to detail


If successful, you will be rewarded with:

  • Highly competitive industry rates
  • FIFO Roster 5:2 | 4:3 ex-Perth only
  • 10% Superannuation Contribution on ALL hours worked
  • Opportunity to develop leadership skills and cover in leadership roles when required.


To be successful in this role, you will require the following:

  • Bachelor of Metallurgy | Process or Chemical Engineering
  • 7 to 10 years experience onsite in WA resources industry as Senior Met
  • Seeking experienced person in minerals processing, preferable base metal flotation.
  • Provision of a current Drivers License and Australian working rights


A demonstrated, proactive approach towards ensuring the well-being of yourself and others is a mandatory requirement for any role with Chandler Macleod. Your ability to set good examples of work ethic and integrity, especially when working alongside others, will be highly regarded.

Diversity and inclusion empowers us to unleash our true potential at Chandler Macleod. Our commitment to inclusion spans across race, gender, age, religion, and identity to ensure that our employees feel comfortable being their authentic-selves at work.

If you feel suitable for this role and are ready to #unleashyourpotential with Chandler Macleod, we encourage you to APPLY TODAY!