Process Engineer

Location: Pilbara Posted Date: July 13, 2018
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Employer Job Id: 501738 Careermine Job Id: 1669108
[Company] Group (Fortescue) has a vision be the safest, lowest cost, most profitable iron ore producer.

Since it was founded in 2003, Fortescue has discovered and developed significant iron ore deposits and constructed some of the largest mines in the world, producing more than 170 million tonnes of iron ore per annum.

Fortescue is continuing to improve its efficiency and establish itself for future growth in a rapidly changing global market through innovation, product diversification and asset development.

Process Engineer - Cloudbreak, FIFO 8/6

[Company] Group is seeking a Process Engineer at Cloudbreak that embodies the Fortescue Values on a daily basis. Reporting to the Senior Process Engineer, this role is responsible to optimise the Ore Processing Facility upgrade and production performance metallurgically.

Key accountabilities will include:

  • Development and delivery of safety projects to achieve zero harm
  • Ensuring adherence to policy framework for HSEC standards and procedures;
  • Ensure compliance to the FMG standards and statutory obligations
  • Delivery of daily and weekly reporting duties in a timely manner
  • Identifying and driving metallurgical improvement projects to optimise upgrade and production performance
  • Developing and driving regular and adhoc plant sampling exercise
  • Provide metallurgical support across multiple departments in FMG. This includes being accountable for onsite and offsite process improvement test-work programs
  • Provide commissioning and ramp-up support to operations (both existing and brownfield/greenfield expansions) to ensure they meet business requirements in terms of production throughput, metallurgical recovery and cost optimisation
  • Developing maintenance strategy for metallurgy equipment

    Qualifications and skills required:

  • Bachelors degree in Metallurgy or Chemical Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Minimum 2 years' experience as a process engineer with process plant experience (iron ore preferable)
  • A high commitment to safety and strive to achieve zero harm
  • Proficient in MS Office suite and SAP
  • Exposure to mass balancing, including process modelling software desirable
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • An understanding of both production and maintenance strategies for large scale processing plants
  • Basic statistical analysis

Our values drive our culture and business performance through a strong focus on safety, family and determination and we recognise the benefits of a diverse workforce. We celebrate and respect people's differences and commit to being inclusive at all times.

We strongly encourage Aboriginal Australians and female candidates to apply. This is an exciting time to join Fortescue.

Applications close: 27 Jul 2018 W. Australia Standard Time

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