Chief Metallurgist

  • Company:
    Heron Global Recruitment Inc.
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    19 hours ago
  • Category:

Chief Metallurgist British Columbia Our client, a large scale mine operation in BC, is seeking a Chief Metallurgist to oversee and lead their metallurgy team.This opportunity would be suitable for candidates with previous experience working in a chief metallurgist capacity or someone with extensive experience in a senior metallurgist role at an operating mine site who is ready for career advancement. Qualifications Degree in Metallurgy, Chemical Engineering or Mineral Processing with a minimum of 10 years experience Must be registered or able to register with EGBC Experienced in Copper Flotation and comminution processes required Previous experience as a Chief Metallurgist, or extensive experience in a Senior Metallurgist role Experience in supervision of technical personnel Strong leadership, communication and problem solving skills Must be eligible to work in Canada Responsibilities Oversight of the metallurgical department Responsible for implementation, monitoring and optimization of Milling process and performance Manage metallurgical structure and resources for optimizing metallurgical performance in the plant. Reporting on and analyzing daily, weekly and monthly performance variables and follow up with providing technical and operational support as required Be an integral player in development and implementation of continuous plant improvements, ensuring target KPIs goals are met Be a critical team member, able to lead both small scale and large scale projects Manage metallurgical team, providing mentoring and team development ensuring all company safety standards are followed across site Support operations in developing and providing technical training through documentation and training programs Be a key support with mill management for developing annual mill production budget through 1 -3 -5 year planning Our client offers a competitive salary plus comprehensive benefits package. Interested applicants are welcome to apply at www.heronglobal.com or directly to careers@heronglobal.com . Heron Global Recruitment is an Executive Search Firm specializing in the Mining, Chemical and Energy Sectors for Executive/Board, Management and Professional Career Placements. Requirements Degree in Metallurgy, Chemical Engineering or Mineral Processing with a minimum of 10 years experience Must be registered or able to register with EGBC Eligible to work in Canada