Process Engineer / Metallurgist

  • Competitive
  • Australia New South Wales Broken Hill
  • Contract
  • Mining
Exciting Opportunity for a Process Engineer / Metallurgist
Are you a skilled in either role seeking a rewarding opportunity with a leading mining and renewables company? We are currently looking for a talented individual to join our team on a 6-month contract basis, working on an 8/6 roster.
About the Company:
A respected name in the mining and renewables industry, committed to sustainability and innovation. As a leader in renewable energy, prioritizing environmental stewardship and community engagement, driving advancements in mining practices and renewable energy solutions.
Role Overview:
You will play a crucial role in ensuring the quality and efficiency of our metallurgical processes. Your responsibilities will include: 
  • Conducting metallurgical testing and analysis to optimize process performance.
  • Developing and implementing process improvements to enhance recovery rates and product quality.
  • Providing technical support to operational teams and troubleshooting process issues.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to achieve project objectives.
  • Monitoring and maintaining equipment to ensure safe and reliable operation.
  • Bachelor's degree in Metallurgy, Materials Science, or related field.
  • Previous commissioning experience is essential.
  • Demonstrated expertise in chemical processing plant operations.
  • Proven experience as a Metallurgist in the mining industry.
  • Strong knowledge of metallurgical processes and principles.
  • Analytical mindset and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment.
 Job Details:
  • Contract Duration: 6 months
  • Roster: 8 days on, 6 days off
  • FIFO Flights: Provided from Adelaide, Sydney, and Melbourne
  • Location: Broken Hill, NSW
  • Accommodation: Camp accommodation provided
  • Community: Enjoy the camaraderie of a friendly camp community
  • Facilities: Access to a health and wellness centre (gym)
  • Start Date: Immediate
If you are passionate about metallurgy and ready to make a positive impact in the mining and renewables sector, we want to hear from you! Join us and be part of a team driving innovation and sustainability in our industry. Apply now to seize this exciting opportunity with our leading mining and renewables company.
How to Apply:
Please send your resume and cover letter to Include "Broken Hill Opportunities" in the subject line.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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