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Senior Metallurgist - Thalanga Zinc Project

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Australia & NZ - Townsville - or Charters Towers
AUD 150000 - 165000 annum incentives
  • Nth Queensland Based / Flexible Travel
  • Mill Restart... Make your Mark!
  • Fast Growing Aussie Miner

Red River Resources is a leading ASX listed base metal mining and exploration company focused on zinc. Red River owns the Thalanga Zinc Project located near Charters Towers in Central Queensland, and production at Thalanga is expected to commence in 2H CY2017. Subsequently we currently seek an experienced Senior Metallurgist to for technical leadership of our processing team.

Reporting to the Process Manager, this newly created role will take technical leadership for the optimisation of comminution & flotation processes. Key accountabilities will include:

  • Assessing performance of the concentrator & deliver planned production and cost KPIs.
  • Identify & deliver metallurgical projects and test work to improve concentrator performance.
  • Troubleshooting & continuous improvement.
  • Management of the laboratory to ensure quality standards are met within budget.
  • Ensure compliance with HSEC standards and procedures.

This exciting new opportunity is offered on a DIDO 4/3 roster from Townsville or residential basis in Charters Towers, or FIFO East Coast Australia considered. An attractive remuneration package with incentives is provided along with an empowering, team oriented work environment. Working as part of a fast growing base metals producer, you will be provided with oustanding opportunities to develop and progress your career whilst working alongside respected industry peers.

As an ideal candidate, you will be a tertiary qualified metallurgist with a strong background in base metals operations. You will have a high-level understanding of comminution & flotation processes and proven competencies in plant optimisation. Previous experience in the treatment of VMS ores will be highly regarded.

Unfortunately only applicants with unrestricted Australian work rights can be considered.

Challenge yourself with a base metals start up in a great location with a fast expanding base metals company by clicking the apply button below now!

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