• Title
    Senior Process Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Mining & Minerals
    Position Type
    Agency / Contract
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Process Engineer with extensive experience in the Mining and Minerals industry and in particular gold operations. This position is to be based on site in Guinea.


    • Lead / assist in the design and preparation of specifications for metallurgical process plants
    • Have a high level of technical understanding in extractive metallurgy
    • Lead / assist in the cost estimation (capital and operating) of projects in order to evaluate their economic feasibility
    • Advise operations personnel on process changes required in order to optimise or expand pre-existing circuits
    • Interact with Clients’ / Client’s representatives in order to ensure quality and cost effective deliverables in a timely manner
    • Have an understanding of diverse cultures and / or complex environments given the international nature of the business
    • Coordinate the collection of suitable samples for metallurgical test work purposes
    • Be accountable to provide designated process engineering teams with appropriate quality and best practice in process engineering
    • Be accountable for the preparation of designated study, project and proposal documents to ensure quality and accuracy of information
    • Be accountable to ensure delivery of process services to designated study, project and proposal teams on or ahead of schedule and on or under budget
    • Be accountable to 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
    • Ability to prepare and deliver oral and written presentations for study and project reports and proposals
    • An understanding of the change process and an ability to participate in that process

    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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $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.  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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