Process Operator

Residential role in an inviting rural and coastal location, Great opportunity to join new and successful operations, 8/6 Rotating roster.

The Company

Galaxy Resources Limited is an ASX listed lithium-focused resources company, with assets spanning Australia, Canada and Argentina. The Company owns the Mt Cattlin Spodumene Mine near Ravensthorpe in Western Australia.

The Mt Cattlin mine is an open pit mine providing ore feed to processing plant.  Reporting to the Process Supervisor, Mt Cattlin, you will be responsible for all operational activities in the plant.

The role

The company has residential based roles for Process Operators to join the established team at the Mt Cattlin operations. Mt Cattlin provides a very pleasant work location near the south coast of WA with the nearby towns of Ravensthorpe and Hopetoun that offer an inviting combination of rural and coastal lifestyle.

Your responsibilities as a Process Operator will be for the safe and efficient running of the process plant. This will require your absolute commitment to working safely, complying with all site safety standards and ensuring a safe and environmentally healthy workplace.  The work is on a 12-hour rotating shift on an 8/6 roster to ensure the maximum production quantity and quality. 

You will have:

The key activities and responsibilities you will have as a Process Operator reporting to the Shift Supervisor at the Mt Cattlin spodumene processing plant are:

  • Monitor and control plant operations for target production and quality
  • Assemble and dismantle equipment and fittings in ore-processing plant
  • Operate processing plants and maintain records using manual and computer-based systems
  • Undertake training and become part of the Site Emergency Response Team
  • Mix ore-treating materials
  • Anticipate and address process and technical problems in a timely manner and identifying opportunities for improvement
  • Participate in projects that improve efficiency and/or reduce operating costs
  • Take samples of materials for testing/QA
  • Clean, wash and maintain equipment and processing facilities and participate in preventive maintenance activities as required
  • Communicate with colleagues from other areas e.g. Maintenance to ensure process operations are effectively supported 

Desirable Tickets:

  • Working at Heights
  • Confined Space
  • Senior First Aid
  • Skid steer, High Risk Forklift, Telehandler tickets

Ideally you will have at least 3 years of minerals processing operation experience.  You should also have strong attention to detail and be mechanically minded.

Candidates must have the right and able to provide evidence to work in Australia.


23/03/2020 $0 Albany & Great Southern 1 Mining, Resources & Energy
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