Technologist, Process

GTA, Canada
Nov 14, 2020
Dec 14, 2020
Full Time
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Who We Are

At Vale, we believe in innovation as a foundation for our development as we pursue our vision of becoming the leading natural resources company in the world.

Operating in Canada for more than 100 years, we are a leading producer of iron-ore, copper, cobalt and precious metals and the world’s largest nickel mining company. We aim to grow profitably but only as a safe, high-quality and sustainable mining company.

Our Vale Pyrometallurgy Department is currently seeking a:

Technologist-Process- this position will be based in Mississauga office.

The Opportunity:

Contributes to the effectiveness of the Department by executing experimental work in lab, miniplant or onsite environments.


  • Set up and conduct lab and miniplant experiments or other research within established objectives according to standard Vale operating procedures.
  • Collect and tabulate results and perform analysis of results under supervision.
  • Demonstrate responsibility for lab safety and application of safety policies
  • Participate in the design and assembly of experimental setup
  • Perform sample preparation and characterization
  • Present results of research and participate in discussions with own team and/or other departments
  • Perform lab housekeeping.
  • Provide on-site plant support
  • Calibrate, troubleshoot and maintain equipment and instruments.
  • Maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety in labs and miniplant
  • Source and order materials and equipment, as approved


  • Ideal candidate will hold a Diploma in Chemical, Metallurgical or Mining Engineering.


6- 18 months related work experience

Knowledge and Skills:

  • knowledge in metallurgical Processing unit operations
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • A self-starter capable of performing activities with minimal supervision

Vale is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act , accommodation is available throughout our recruitment process for applicants with disabilities.

Please be advised that only those applicants who are selected for interviews will be contacted.

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