To develop and engineer process technology for improved operations efficiency or for new products. The role and objectives are to qualify and communicate process technology, to troubleshoot production issues, to supervise process scale-up and trials, and to commission process technology.
Key Tasks and Responsibilities:
Plan, organize and supervise process related laboratory experiments, pilot plan trials, and projects.
Evaluate process equipment and process flows for plant expansion, improved operations efficiency, and new products.
Develop and transfer process technology from concept to production and ensure successful plant commissioning of process technology.
Perform and communicate process assessments that troubleshoot production issues.
Participate as a team member in projects involving process engineering.
Manage and prioritize projects to a timetable and account for the deliverables to internal customers.
Develop process simulation models in support of development activities and operations strategic planning.
Work in a dry processing -continuous process environment with the ability to provide process improvements
Perform other duties as assigned by management.
Skills and Attributes Required:
Demonstrated understanding of mineral or chemical processing, engineering, chemistry, mineralogy and math/statistical
Strong computer skills in MS Office
Project management skills including planning and experimental design
Communication skills including technical writing and presentation
Interpersonal skills that enable a good rapport with management, scientists, engineers, technicians, and plant personnel
Strong problem-solving skills
Financial assessment and budget planning
Degree in Mineral Processing and or Engineering
Minimum of two years of process engineering experience
Technical project management or operations experience is a plus
Fluent written and verbal communication in English
Available for domestic travel and for some international travel
Flexibility in work schedule to permit plant and pilot plant trial coverage
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