Process Engineer - Dawson Mine

Location: Moura Qld Posted Date: August 10, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 730898 Careermine Job Id: 1795198


Anglo American is a leading global mining company and our products are the essential ingredients in almost every aspect of modern life. Our portfolio of world-class competitive mining operations and undeveloped resources provides the metals and minerals that enable a cleaner, more electrified world and that meet the fast growing consumer-driven demands of the world's developed and maturing economies. With our people at the heart of our business, we use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and mine, process, move and market our products to our customers around the world - safely, responsibly and sustainably.

As a responsible miner - of diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum group metals, iron ore, coal and nickel - we are the custodians of what are precious natural resources. We work together with our business partners and diverse stakeholders to unlock the sustainable value that those resources represent for our shareholders, the communities and countries in which we operate, and for society as a whole. Anglo American is re-imagining mining to improve people's lives.

At Anglo American, we promote an inclusive and diverse environment where every colleague is valued and respected for who they are, and has the opportunity to fulfil their potential. We encourage all suitable applicants to apply for vacancies, including women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.

Process Engineer - Dawson Mine

This position provides a great opportunity for an experienced Process Engineer. This role encompasses both the process, quality and coal logistics function and will be responsible for providing technical input into the CHPP department to assist in achieving breakthrough metallurgical performance of the process plant. You will evaluate new and different technologies with a focus on reducing processing variability and improving the process capability.

In this role you will:
  • Contribute to the identification, development and delivery of process improvements within the CHPP;
  • Analyse and improve processing systems to minimise lost opportunity in coal recovery and production volume;
  • Critically review operating and technical data to identify any trends or non-compliance and provide technical advice to rectify issues or optimise processes
  • Identify and deliver projects to optimise CHPP operation in terms of Safety, Volume and Cost;
  • Focus on reducing costs through maximising recovery, increasing throughput, minimising down time and eliminating waste;
  • Have ownership for production data, capture and identify opportunities to improve the operational systems.

About you:

You will have a recognised degree in Metallurgy, Chemical Engineering or Process Engineering. Previous experience within an operating processing plant within the coal or metalliferous industry will be highly advantageous. You will be a highly organised individual with strong analytical skills and a collaborative approach to problems solving. Your ability to build strong relationships with all levels of stakeholders in the organisation will enable you to effectively deliver support to achieve the overall goals of the CHPP.

This is a Monday to Friday, full time role based at our Dawson Mine in Moura, with subsidised accommodation available.

To apply online visit and quote the relevant reference number.

Ref No: 730898

Applications close 23 August 2019

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to closing date - applications may also close before this date.

Anglo American's Metallurgical Coal Business does not accept applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Advertised: 09 Aug 2019 E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: 23 Aug 2019 23:55 E. Australia Standard Time