Process Operator Jobs Vacancy in Minara Resources
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Process Operator Jobs Vacancy in Minara Resources Jobs Details:
Operations Services – Production
2:2 Roster, FIFO Perth to Murrin Murrin, WA
Minara Resources is wholly owned by Glencore, one of the world’s largest global diversified natural resource companies. Our Murrin Murrin Operations in Western Australia’s northern Goldfields involves the integrated mining and refining of nickel and cobalt on site.
Our process plant consists of an Ore Leach area which utilises High Pressure Acid Leaching (HPAL) technology and a Refinery. As an owner-operator, we also run our own Utilities department which incorporates a 90MW power station (including steam and gas turbines), a 4400TPD acid plant (one of the largest in the southern hemisphere), 6TPH H2S plant and a reverse osmosis water treatment plant which draws from our extensive bore fields.
As a Process Operator at Minara Resources, you will initially be assigned to the Operations Services Crew on site, which provide support services to the plant’s production effort such as materials handling of alternate plant feed stocks.
As opportunities become available in our main operating areas of Ore Leach, Refinery and Utilities you will be reassigned to one of these areas as required. This would lead to being responsible for operating a variety of fixed-plant circuits such as:
- Ore crushing, milling & screening
- High Pressure Acid Leaching (HPAL)
- Thickening and neutralisation
- Sulphide precipitation
- Sulphide leaching
- Solvent extraction
- Hydrogen reduction
- Sulphuric acid production
- Process gas production
- Power supply (gas & steam turbines)
- Water treatment (reverse osmosis plant)
- Tailings dam management
In addition to offering exceptional work variety, at Minara we provide all our process operators with opportunities for training and career development through our formal training matrix system. We offer real opportunities to advance your career both within our Production Department and throughout the company as a whole.
We are currently seeking applications from motivated operators who have prior experience working within the chemical, minerals processing or related industries on a continuous shift roster including night shifts.
To be considered, you will need to demonstrate competencies in the following areas:
- Prior experience with the systems and procedures used within the mineral/chemical processing industry
- Safety awareness
- Attention to detail
- Physical fitness
- Solid verbal and written communication skills
- Problem solving and analytical skills
- Computer skills
- Exposure to DCS control systems - (desirable)
- Relevant High Risk Work qualifications (eg mobile plant operating, boiler operating, confined space, working at heights) – (desirable)
Murrin Murrin Lifestyle and Benefits
Process Operators at Murrin Murrin work 12 hour days on a lifestyle-friendly 2 weeks on, 2 weeks off (2/2) roster. We fly to and from site on chartered jets from Perth, resulting in a comfortable and short journey. Drive in – drive out is also available for locally-based Goldfields residents.
All our rooms have en-suite facilities and we promote a healthy lifestyle on site with a fully equipped gym, tennis and basketball courts, cricket nets, swimming pool and fitness classes.
We offer a competitive salary package which includes 12.5% superannuation, medical allowance, site allowance and eligibility for monthly production bonuses.
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