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Job description:
Overall Job Purpose
• Perform mass balance calculations and prepare daily, weekly, monthly production and reconciliation reports.
• Conduct metallurgical test works and reporting.
• Liaise with procurement to ensure a timely supply of consumables (Reagents and grinding media)
• Liaise with commercial to ensure concentrate dispatches are meet receiving smelter quality specifications (Blending strategy)

Specific Job Responsibility
• Apply state of the art techniques relative to metallurgical accounting
• Work in a safe, accurate and timely manner
• Preparation and Publication of the daily and monthly report
• Preparation and Publication and the weekly and monthly reconciliation reports
• Follow up of the reagent and grinding media consumption in order to predict supply requirement
• Daily meeting with commercial people relative to the optimum concentrate blending before dispatching
• As an end user collaborate to the effort of maintaining sampling system... working well and available.
• Ensure all safety incidents are addressed & reported promptly;
• Maintain a very high standard of Laboratory housekeeping;
• Consistently deliver and exceed the main KPI’s of timely (sampling, analysis and reporting) and accurate metallurgical analysis;
• Prioritize workloads and deliver analyses turnaround time obligations;
• Directly participate in the daily to monthly work activities of the processing plant to provide feedback and recommend further test work to enhance plant performance;
• Ensuring that duties are performed according to accepted standards and regulations.
• Providing a day-to-day management support to the business.
• Ability to co-ordinate events whenever necessary.

Key Job Attributes
• Ability to communicate effectively.
• Ability to work long hours.
• Potential to resolve problems efficiently.
• Must be responsible, focused and self-motivated.

Experience required to perform in this job
The Metallurgist Lab & Accounting has knowledge, skills and experience in the following areas:
• Proficiency in Microsoft office.
• Excellent computer literacy
• Very good supervision skills.
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• At least 5 years’ experience as metallurgist in a base metal concentrator.
• Working experience in the process plant.
• Knowledge in Excel.

• Diploma in Metallurgical or Chemical Engineering.
• B.Sc. Degree in Metallurgical Engineering will be an added advantage.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education: Postgraduate Degree
Central Province Zambia


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