Senior Process Engineer

Flsmidth Salt Lake City , UT 84101

Posted 4 months ago

Senior Process Engineer

  • Provides technical expertise, guidance, and leadership in laboratory testing and equipment sizing for sedimentation and filtration processes. Expected to assist with testing, training, development, and analyses of designs, processes, or procedures.

  • Acts as a technical advisor for a variety of solid/liquid separation equipment so that technical process issues are handled correctly and efficiently in line with customer requirements and objectives.

  • Prepares, performs, and reports on laboratory and pilot scale testing programs to determine optimum equipment type, sizing, and operating parameters.

  • Carries out process audits, plant visits, customer meetings, and supports commissioning efforts.

  • Read and interpret process flow diagrams, piping and instrumentation diagrams, arrangement drawings, and specifications.

  • Manages multiple projects in a team environment while providing oversight to junior engineers.

  • Presents and publish technical papers and articles.

Skills and Knowledge

  • BS Chemical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Mineral Processing, or related degree.

  • Ten (10) years of related mining or chemical experience with solid/liquid separation experience preferred.

  • Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions. Skilled in following safety practices and recognizing hazards.

  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and written. Second language preferred.

  • Must be able to work in the US.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Senior Process Engineer Hot Metals

Rio Tinto

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 10/11/2019 12:00:00 AM 2020-01-09T00:00 Senior Process Engineer - Hot Metals * Rio Tinto is a leading global mining and metals company where safety comes first * Work in a global company with broad opportunities * Competitive Salary and Benefits - Salt Lake City About the role We are looking for a Senior Process Engineer- Hot Metals to join the RTKC Metals Technical team and be a leader in the technical team for the Hot Metals (smelting and refining) portion of the value stream. This team is responsible to enable industry leading performance, to identify threats and opportunities for safe and efficient delivery of cathode/byproducts and to ensure the right focus for optimization across the full value stream. Reporting to the Manager – Technical, Metals you will: * Lead a team of Process Engineers providing day to day technical support to the Hot Metals Area (Material Handling, Flash Smelting Furnace, Flash Converting Furnace, Anode Refining, and Casting). * Interface with Technical, Operations, Asset Management, Integration, and Environmental teams to ensure peak safety, environmental, and production performance in the Hot Metals Area. * Be the primary technical contact for all day to day Hot Metals technical support needs. This includes: * Safety * Process Control * Process Monitoring * Feed Planning * Troubleshooting * Environmental Compliance * Asset Integrity * Provide 24/7 technical support with Hot Metals Technical Team via scheduled on-site support for day shift and on-call support for night shift. * Manage training and development for direct reports. * Participate in value stream planning decisions. * Be aware of current conditions in the rest of the value stream that will affect Hot Metals and the effect that Hot Metals has on downstream operations. * Support Metals Technical Team leaders on specific initiatives in their work areas. * Collaborate with stakeholders (Operations, Asset Management, Projects, Business Improvement, Financial & Commercial) to influence, prioritize and support improvements to the Hot Metals Area * Support environmental compliance and performance improvement of the Hot Metals Area * Interface with relevant central teams (Copper & Diamonds Technical and Productivity & Technical Support) to maximize their support for the business. About you To be successfully considered for this role, you will have: * A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Metallurgical or Chemical Engineering. Other engineering disciplines with applicable processing experience may also be considered. * 8+ years of related process engineering work experience * Knowledge of technical, operational and financial aspects of smelting and refining processes * Ability to understand, explain, and troubleshoot complex, inter-related unit operations, processing systems, projects, and production strategies * Skills in statistical and data analysis * Skilled in collaboration with a broad range of stakeholders from plant personnel to organization leaders * Intermediate to Advanced proficiency in MS Office and spreadsheet applications It will also be beneficial if you have: * 4+ years of demonstrated experience in supervisory role * Exposure to Lean and Six Sigma processes * Knowledge of copper processing principles * Knowledge of high temperature processes * Knowledge of processing equipment * Experience with process data historian systems (notably OSIsoft PI) * Experience with advanced control systems Where you will be working Rio Tinto Kennecott is a fully integrated mining operation located just outside Salt Lake City, Utah, US. Kennecott is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rio Tinto. For more than 110 years, Kennecott has been mining and processing minerals from the rich orebody of the Bingham Canyon Mine. Kennecott is a strong economic driver and strives to be a valuable community partner through strategic partnerships, charitable giving and sustainable development practices. About us As pioneers in mining and metals, we produce materials essential to human progress. Our long history is filled with firsts. We've developed some of the world's largest and best quality mines and operations, and our people work in around 35 countries across six continents. Aluminium and copper, diamonds, gold and industrial minerals, iron ore, coal and uranium: our materials make up the world around us. You'll find them in smartphones, planes, cars, hospitals and throughout your home. Creating an inclusive and diverse workforce We are a diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion. No matter how they may differ, our people share one thing in common. It's a belief that work is more rewarding when we are accepted and valued for our differences, not judged by them. We all have something to contribute, and it's this contribution that makes for a great organization and fulfilling career. Apply today if you want to work with the latest technology and innovation, in an environment where we challenge you to drive positive change. Please note, in order to be successfully considered for this role you must complete all pre-screening questions. Rio Tinto Salt Lake City UT

Senior Process Engineer

Flsmidth