As a Graduate Metallurgy/Chemical Engineer you will work in one of the world's most iconic mining districts, which has pioneered several Mining innovations whilst producing some of the current Local and Global Mining and Resource leaders. Our industry-leading and experienced professionals will challenge you each step of the way – to think differently, ask questions and come up with creative solutions. You will have access to unrivalled opportunities and unlimited potential to grow your career. This is your opportunity to test your skills and creativity in real situations, working with some of the best in your field. If you are keen to grow with us, relish the opportunity to work and live in North West Queensland or Northern Territory and build an exciting career, we want to hear from you.
As a Graduate Metallurgist, you may be rotated through different departments dependant on commodity, bringing a unique experience and developing a well-rounded experience. In the area of throughput, we constantly asses our circuit performance to identify bottlenecks. We engineer and modify our assets to ensure we fully utilize our plants' capacities. For yield, we analyse our waste streams to ensure our resource is recovered efficiently. Finally, for cost, we aim to achieve the above in the most cost-effective manner, we do this by reducing waste, reducing consumable usage and maintaining our assets operating at their process optimums.
A typical day for you may include extraction of metals and minerals from ores and refining the extracted metals to reduce impurities and improve value. You will assist in improving the process that separate, concentrate and recover valuable metals from ore. With around 4.6 million tonnes mined every year, the processing plant has to keep up with large quantities and the team often fine-tune their processing methods in order to keep recovery rates high. Add all this learning opportunity to working in our close-knit high performing teams; you really get an unprecedented experience.
The successful applicant will have:
With operations across the globe, there is a world of opportunities waiting for you at Glencore. Glencore provides unrivalled career and development prospects, great communities and the opportunity to work with leaders in your field. As part of Glencore's Graduate Program, you will:
You will be entitled to a comprehensive range of benefits aimed at attracting and retaining our most valuable asset, our people. We offer competitive remuneration and other financial benefits like housing assistance, relocation, three month's transit accommodation and access to numerous discounts. While it is easy to focus on remuneration, other benefits include training and development, ambassadorship opportunities, health and lifestyle, recognition and reward programs as well as lifestyle rosters.
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Come start your career with a Top 100 Graduate Employer and see how far we can take you.
Applications will only be accepted via our website and close 19th April 2020.