Metallurgical Technician

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Newcrest is one of the world's largest gold mining companies. As a global business, we aim to create a diverse and inclusive environment where everyone feels safe, valued, and supported to bring their whole unique self to work.

We recognise that our different backgrounds and perspectives help us find better ways to: solve problems; attract and retain the best people; explore, develop, and produce more gold safely and profitably; and help make Newcrest a better place to work.

Our Red Chris mine is located on the traditional territory of the Tahltan and we encourage qualified applicants from the local communities to apply. We offer several designated marshalling points within BC including Nanaimo, Vancouver, Kelowna, Kamloops, Williams Lake, Prince George, Smithers, and Calgary, AB.

Role Purpose

Reporting to the Senior Plant Metallurgist, the Metallurgical Technician is responsible for the Metallurgical Laboratory and the development/use of policies and procedures to ensure that all personnel in the Laboratory can safely and efficiently carry out all required work. The Metallurgical Technician is also responsible for performing routine metallurgical laboratory testwork and other projects in the mill. Will support the Plant Metallurgists in optimizing plant performance through delivery of routine diagnostics and upkeep of the on-line courier system and particle size analyser in a safe, appropriate, professional, and cost-effective manner whilst maintaining alignment with Red Chris values and behaviours.

We are seeking an individual for a Fly In, Fly Out opportunity working on a two weeks in, two weeks out rotation.