Job Description

About Us:

Our client is a recognized leader in the mineral processing industry, dedicated to innovation, sustainability, and delivering high-quality mineral products. We are looking for a skilled Sr. Mineral Process Engineer with expertise in design, installation, and commissioning to join our team. Your role will be integral in optimizing mineral processing operations from conception thru project execution.

Position Overview:

As a Sr. Mineral Process Engineer, you will be a key player in optimizing plants and managing the mineral processing lifecycle. You will be responsible for designing and implementing efficient mineral processing systems and ensuring successful installation and commissioning. Your work will have a direct impact on the efficiency, quality, and sustainability of our operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Design and Planning: Lead the design and planning of mineral processing systems, including selecting equipment, specifying processes, and creating engineering designs.

  2. Project Management: Manage the entire project lifecycle, including installation and commissioning, ensuring they meet project objectives and timelines.

  3. Quality Control: Implement quality control measures to maintain and enhance mineral product quality and consistency throughout the process.

  4. Environmental Responsibility: Champion environmentally sustainable practices within mineral processing, focusing on waste reduction, water management, emissions control, and resource conservation.

  5. Data Analysis: Analyze data from mineral processing operations to identify areas for improvement, innovation, and cost savings.

  6. Equipment Selection: Evaluate, recommend, and implement state-of-the-art equipment, tools, and technology to meet production goals while adhering to environmental standards.

  7. Testing and Experimentation: Conduct laboratory and pilot-scale experiments to test and validate new mineral processing methods and technologies.

  8. Regulatory Compliance: Ensure strict adherence to all safety, environmental, and industry regulations and standards in mineral processing operations.

  9. Documentation: Maintain meticulous records, reports, and documentation related to process development, improvements, and quality control.

  10. Team Leadership: Lead and mentor cross-functional teams, including process engineers, geologists, operations, and maintenance staff, to achieve mineral processing objectives.


  • Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, or a related field.
  • 7-15 years of experience in a process engineering role with a focus on design, installation, and commissioning.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of mineral processing methods, equipment, and industry standards will be preferred.
  • Proficiency in project management, data analysis, process optimization, and design.
  • Proven experience in promoting and implementing environmentally sustainable practices in mineral processing.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills, attention to detail, and a strong commitment to safety and quality.
  • Outstanding communication and leadership abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects with tight deadlines.


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Huntersville, NC

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