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Senior Process Engineer

Senior Process Engineer

Requisition ID 
2018-22436
Work Location 
ZA-Johannesburg
Department / Discipline 
Mining & Minerals
Additional Work Location 
..
Position Type 
Agency / Contract

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Process Engineer with extensive experience in the Mining and Minerals industry. 

 

  • Lead / assist in the design and preparation of specifications for metallurgical process plants
  • Provide high level of technical understanding in extractive metallurgy
  • Lead / assist in the cost estimation (capital and operating) of projects to evaluate their economic feasibility
  • Advise operations personnel on process changes required to optimise or expand pre-existing circuits
  • Interact with Clients / Client’s representatives to ensure quality and cost-effective deliverables in a timely manner
  • Understand diverse cultures and / or complex environments given the international nature of the business
  • Co-ordinate the collection of suitable samples for metallurgical test work purposes
  • Provide designated process engineering teams with appropriate quality and best practice in process engineering
  • Prepare designated study, project and proposal documents to ensure quality and accuracy of information
  • Ensure delivery of process services to designated study, project and proposal teams on or ahead of schedule and on or under budget
  • Participate in and contribute to the change process within the Process Group
  • Develop and manage metallurgical test work programmes carried out by a third-party laboratory

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Chemical / Process / Metallurgy or B. Tech.
  • In-depth technical knowledge of process plant design and operation
  • Ability to manage one’s own activities on or ahead of schedule and on or below budget
  • Ability to deliver best practice plant design, with emphasis on cost-effective engineering
  • Ability to communicate process requirements to other members of the study, project or proposal team

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

 

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