Metallurgist

Metallurgist

Gold Fields Australia | kalgoorlie, WA, AU

Posted 12 days ago

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Description


Mining - Processing (Mining, Resources & Energy)
Company description:
Gold Fields is a globally diversified gold producer with nine operating mines in Australia, Peru, South Africa and West Africa (including the Asanko JV), as well as one project in Chile.
Gold Fields' mining assets in the Australia region (GFA) include a 100% interest in the St Ives, Agnew and Granny Smith mines and a 50:50 interest in the Gruyere JV project with Gold Road Resources.
Job description:
Role Details:
Reporting to the Senior Metallurgist, you will be responsible for providing technical metallurgical information to operations and maintenance personnel to enable them to operate the processing plant in an environmental safe and profitable manner
As an employee at Gold Fields, we expect all levels of employees to act in a manner that seeks to align and enhance the values, safety culture and performance of Gold Fields with the purpose of creating enduring value beyond mining.
This role is offered on an 8 days on 6 days off roster and is Fly in Fly out from Perth.
Benefits include:
6% Site Allowance
Private Health Insurance Allowance
Quarterly Bonus Scheme
Retention bonuses
Virgin Velocity reward points
Salary sacrifice options
About the role:
Contribute to achieving budgeted production performance, including tonnes treated, gold produced and plant recovery;
Ensure the treatment plant is operated in accordance with task instructions and operational parameters;
Effectively monitor activities whilst maintaining statutory compliance;
Provide leadership and mentoring to the Process Operators and ongoing technical support to the broader Processing Department to ensure the achievement of department goals and objectives;
Actively participate in continuous improvement by analysing and reviewing existing systems and processes to identify opportunities for improvements and enhancements;
Contribute to increasing the effectiveness and efficiency of operational performance;
Oversee timely and accurate reporting of processing data;
Comply with all reporting requirements by ensuring that inspections and observation targets are met and documented.
About you:
Australian recognised tertiary degree in Metallurgy or related discipline
Sound knowledge of process technologies and equipment
Prior experience at a Plant Metallurgist level
Knowledge of metallurgical test and survey procedures is essential
Excellent communication skills both written and oral
Valid manual Drivers Licence
Applications can be submitted via: https://careers.goldfields.com/Australia (link removed)
We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce, and strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, as well as candidates with culturally diverse backgrounds.
We offer:
At Gold Fields we work together as a team to deliver excellent results and take pride in what we do. We actively seek input from others and truly believe that diverse views improve the quality of our work. We work hard, so when the business achieves its goals, employees can share in better salary increases and bonuses, and we have more money to invest in communities and ongoing renewable energy projects.
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