Senior Metallurgist with gold mining experience

Company: CareerAvenue Global
Job type: Full-time
Industry: Mining

Senior Metallurgist (Gold Mining experience)

Permanent position available for a Senior Metallurgist in Mpumalanga.

The Senior Metallurgist reports directly to the Operations Manager and works closely with the Group Metallurgist. This position is responsible for all the technical / metallurgical aspects of the operations.


•         Bachelor's degree in metallurgical or chemical engineering;

•         Minimum ten (10) years of metallurgical experience in gold processing

•         Strong computer skills (i.e. MS Office including Excel, Word and PowerPoint).


•         Lead, direct, and support all aspects of laboratory test work

•         Develop and manage metallurgical operations and work practices that maximize operational efficiencies;

•         Improve plant operating performance; reduce waste and delays; promote cost reductions; and achieve a high level of operating efficiency;

•         Evaluate current and potential processing improvement methods;

•         Monitor and analyze key metallurgical performance indicators of process operations and recommend corrective actions to the operations team;

•         Manage metallurgical engineering activities working with the operations team and external consultants;

•         Create and distribute monthly metallurgical and engineering reports;

•         Maintain a safe and efficient work environment.


•         Demonstrated commitment to safe working practices;

•         Ability to effectively delegate while maintaining forward motion on key deliverables;

•         Proven team player skills with ability to build and maintain internal and external relationships

•         Strong written and verbal communication skills;

•         Excellent problem solving and analytical skills;

•         Ability to work independently with minimal supervision;


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