Location: Mt Rawdon Posted Date: May 13, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 12759 Careermine Job Id: 1841789
The Metallurgist role at Mt Rawdon (MRO)ensure that metallurgical functions operate in a safe, high quality, environmentally responsible manner to achieve cost efficient gold production.

• Location: Mt Rawdon Operation
• Negotiable Lifestyle Friendly Roster
• Mt Rawdon is located 75km south west of Bundaberg, QLD

At Evolution, we're passionate about our Culture and Values.

We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity, offering exceptional career environments at a range of Sites and our Group Office that are challenging, rewarding and fun for all employees. We are continually developing strategies that support employees' work-life integration and provide a stimulating and inclusive environment to foster career development.

About us
We are a leading, growth-focused Australian gold miner. We were created in late 2011 and operates six wholly owned mines across Australia and Canada. In addition, we hold an economic interest in the Ernest Henry copper-gold mine in Queensland.
We are committed to supporting the communities in which we operate, with local applicants encouraged to apply.

About the role
The Metallurgist role offers an exceptional opportunity to be a part of a close-knit high-performing team as well as work closely with many other departments on site. Key result areas in this role include:

• Optimise plant performance maximising grinding throughput, recovery and gold produced
• Coordinate metallurgical projects.
• Assist with the development of plant operating manuals and procedures.
• Implement and maintain short- and medium-term production planning to provide accurate detailed forecasts.
• Liaise and cooperate with maintenance and processing personnel to ensure optimum performance & reliability of the plant.
• Ensure the Ore treatment function meets all site and external compliance requirements.
• Ensure that all plant trials are designed and conducted to produce statistically viable data for analysis.

About our Operation
Our Mt Rawdon gold operation is an open pit mine located 75km south west of Bundaberg in Queensland. Being a residential mine, our local employees go home every night, with many living in the communities of Mt Perry and Gin Gin. Our lifestyle friendly rosters mean that our DIDO employees can live in the metropolitan centres of Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast, giving our employees a great work-life balance.

Safety is our priority
The safety, health and wellbeing of our people is of paramount importance to us. We want our people to go home safely to their family and friends and we inspire a safety culture where people do the right thing for themselves and those around them because they believe in safety, not just because there is a rule in place.

About you
As a Metallurgist, you will have Tertiary qualification in Metallurgy or Minerals Processing. It is also important that you have/ demonstrate:

• Knowledge of comminution, CIP circuits, AARL elution circuits and gravity circuits
• Development and execution of projects (Capital and opex) to make improvements to the processing plant.
• Work with key stakeholders in the business to improve their skills and understanding
• Knowledge of laboratory practices (i.e use of pulverisers, Leico & AAS and troubleshooting lab issues)
• Development of tests for various metallurgical issues
• Experience with offsite test work

We thank you for taking the time of submitting your application. For more information, you can contact

We want your perspective and ideas to help us find better ways to build our team, so we encourage you to apply no matter your age, sex or culture. You can be part of a committed, highly skilled team who'll appreciate what you bring to the table. You'll set and achieve goals and make decisions that matter, as together we help shape and contribute to the Evolution vision.

As part of the application process, Evolution will be collecting your personal information to assess your suitability for the role.