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Globe 24-7 Pty Ltd


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Senior Metallurgist


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Canada, Ontario 

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Metallurgy & Milling

Job Description:

Globe 24-7 is currently working in partnership with gold mine to source an experienced and qualified Senior Metallurgist to provide technical support and leadership of a gold producer's mill operations.

The Company

This is a site-based position located in northern Ontario on a 5/2 day schedule with a mid tier gold producer.

The Role

This role will be apart of the Metallurgical Services Team. They will be involved with the day-to-day safe production, plant improvements, and economic development, instrumentation, quality control, and trouble-shooting problems within the Metallurgical Services Department.

The Responsibilities

  • Supervises and directs metallurgical staff

  • Provides daily technical support to mill operations

  • Develop and directs lab and plant test programs for improving mill performance

  • Assist operations with implementation of new plan practices

  • Prepares reports on departmental projects, consumables, metallurgical balances and production

  • Participates in mill budgets with Mill Superintendent

  • Interacts with mill operations and mill maintenance to maximize mill efficiencies in a safe and environmentally sensitive manner

  • Provide daily technical support to troubleshoot and correct mill metallurgical problems

  • Fill in for the Mill Superintendent and Mill General Foreman in their absence

  • Provide input into process control system development, maintenance, and optimization

  • Supervise and direct metallurgical departmental activities

  • Has overall responsibility for mill metallurgical accounting including daily, monthly, and annual metal balances

  • Has overall responsibility for refinery operation and metal production

  • Responsible for monitoring gold shipments, assay exchange and refinery settlements

  • Interact with geology, mine planning, and ore control personnel to define metallurgical characteristics of ore reserves and to optimize throughput and recovery

The Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or related field

  • Minimum of 10 years related experience in gold mining, including 5 years in precious metals

  • Detailed knowledge of all phases of gold processing including grinding and agitated leaching with cyanide, carbon absorption and regeneration, and refining

  • Superior judgment and the ability to make good decisions are essential

  • Must be able to identify the root problem, symptoms of a problem, and drive positive changes

  • Proactive, forward-thinking individual who plans and anticipates, rather than reacts

  • Strong verbal, written analytical and persuasive skills and the ability to interact effectively with all levels of employees and management

  • Attention to detail, a clear sense of priorities, and effective time management skills

  • Ability to consistently exercise of discretion and judgment in job performance

  • Significant experience in process plant management, particularly gold

  • Tertiary qualification in Metallurgist, Engineer or Mineral Processing

  • Project management & development skills

  • Contract documentation skills

  • Solid computer proficiency with MS Office suite

The Rewards

  • A comprehensive compensation package

  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team

Contact Us

Please apply directly by submitting your resume, preferably as a Microsoft Word document