Process Engineer

Location: Perth Posted Date: February 1, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 7401J20202725 Careermine Job Id: 1832051
  • Work for a global leader in the mining sector
  • FIFO 8:6 roster to the Pilbara
  • $55/hr + super


About the Role

WorkPac are seeking a Process Engineer to provide technical support and leadership for plant operations and assist maintenance staff in improving wet plant availability and performance, maximising plant throughput.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Support and participate in HSEQ programs.
  • Liaise with operations and maintenance teams to drive continuous improvement projects aimed at improving production and product quality.
  • Analyse operating procedures, process data trends and equipment unit operation functions to optimise the process.
  • Consult with scientific, engineering, contractors, consultants and technical personnel to resolve problems such as equipment or system malfunctions and data interpretation.
  • Communicate with stakeholders in regards to planning parameters, plant performance and recommendations for improvement.


Skills & Experience
  • Tertiary qualification in chemical engineering or metallurgy.
  • Previous experience working within an industrial processing environment.
  • Ability to interact effectively with operations personnel at all levels.
  • Dedicated to the highest operational, environmental and safety standards.
  • Excellent data interpretation and analysis skills.
  • Demonstrated experience in continuous improvement initiatives and projects.
  • Experience in hydro cyclones and belt filters is highly desirable, as well as experience with SAP and Citect SCADA.


About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

Apply Now

Click on the apply button or for more information please contact:

Julie Rice - Principal Consultant

WorkPac Rio Tinto Project Services - Professional

Email: Julie.rice@workpac.com

Job Order reference number: 7401J20202725

At WorkPac Professional, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.