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Greenstone Gold Mine L.P. is a 60/40 joint venture partnership between Equinox Gold and Orion Mine Finance Group formed for the purpose of the joint ownership and development of the Greenstone Gold Property including the Greenstone Mine located on a historical mine site in the Geraldton-Beardmore Greenstone belt in Ontario. The Greenstone Mine is managed directly by a dynamic and experienced Owner’s team, with an estimated $1.5 Billion investment over the three-year construction and commissioning phase, and a 1-year operating life of mine.

Greenstone Mine is seeking an Metallurgy Engineer in Training (EIT) to join our team. Reporting to the Senior Metallurgist, the EIT is responsible for assisting the operation and metallurgical department to improve performance, stability, and overall efficiency of the plant.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE:

  • Exercise safe work practices as per the mining regulations.
  • Work closely with production ad maintenance teams along with outside departments to ensure environmental compliance and safe functionality of the plant operation and maintaining of equipment.
  • Generate prompt and precise metallurgical reports
  • Perform metallurgical test work and routine metallurgical functions, as required, in the Metallurgical Laboratory
  • Conducting quality control programs, operating procedures and control strategies
  • Monitoring plant performance, identifying sources of variability and making recommendations for improvement
  • Conducting analysis on process plant samples
  • Ensuring the process plant meets its targets for thoughtful, recovery and product quality in a safe and cost-effective manner
  • Maintain and manage agreed projects to improve the Metallurgical performance of the plant within established operational parameters to ensure identify target are met ensuring maximum metal extraction at minimal cost
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement programs which will assist in enhancing the performance
  • Be a team leader with excellent communication skills and be able to provide technical assistance and analysis to stakeholders
  • Undertake other duties as required by Processing Manager and Metallurgical Superintendent

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:

  • Basic knowledge in Metallurgical accounting, plant optimization, Metallurgical test work procedures and metallurgical laboratory management
  • Must possess strong analysis background
  • Applicant should be a good team player and willing to work beyond normal working hours if the need arise
  • Must be proactive and have the drive to initiate challenging work
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office, Advanced Excel, Projects, and PowerPoint
  • Must have valid driver’s license

EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Metallurgical, Chemical, Mineral Engineering or its equivalent/related field
  • Prior experience in a mineral processing plant is an asset

LOCATION:

  • This position will be based in Geraldton, Ontario.

Greenstone Mine provides company transportation from multiple pick-up point locations.
We thank all candidates for their applications, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Greenstone Gold Mines is committed to inclusiveness, equity, and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspect6s of the selection process.

Greenstone Mine – Metallurgy Engineer in Training (EIT) (equinoxgold.com)

To apply for this job please visit careers.equinoxgold.com.

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