Processing Manager

  • Date: 04 Jul 2024
  • Location: Australia
  • Work Type: Permanent / Full Time
  • ASX Listed Metals Producer
  • East Coast FIFO & Relocation Options
About the Company:
Our client is a growth-focused ASX-listed metals producer committed to sustainable and responsible development and operations. To join the senior management team, we are currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced plant operations leader to join as Processing Manager. 

Position Overview:
The Processing Manager will oversee daily plant production operations. This role requires a strategic leader with extensive experience in metals processing, ideally with a background and technical expertise in flotation operations. The Processing Manager will ensure the plant operates efficiently, safely, and in compliance with all regulatory requirements while improving and optimising production processes to achieve the company's operational goals.

  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of the processing plant, ensuring efficient and safe production processes.
  • Continuously evaluate and improve processing methods to maximise recovery rates, throughput, and overall plant performance.
  • Ensure all processing activities comply with health, safety, and environmental regulations, fostering a culture of safety within the team.
  • Lead, mentor, and develop the processing team, promoting a collaborative and high-performance work environment.
  • Develop and manage the processing department budget, ensuring cost-effective operations while maintaining high standards of quality and efficiency.
  • Implement and maintain rigorous quality control procedures to ensure the production of high-quality metals.
  • Prepare and present regular reports on plant performance, production metrics, and any issues or improvements to senior management.
  • Maintain effective communication with internal and external stakeholders, including regulatory bodies, suppliers, and contractors.
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Metallurgy, Chemical Engineering, or a related field.
  • Extensive experience in metals processing, with a strong background in flotation processes.
  • Proven track record of managing, optimising and improving plant operations.
  • In-depth knowledge of health, safety, and environmental regulations.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills, with experience in leading and developing technical teams.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a focus on continuous improvement.
  • Strong financial acumen and experience in budget management.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage effectively with stakeholders at all levels.
If the opportunity mentioned above sounds interesting, we encourage you to apply using the provided link. Alternatively, resume applications and enquiries can be directed to Dan McComb via or +61 415 400 083.
Iron Cove Global is a Resources & Energy Sector Executive Search and Leadership Advisory Practice based in Sydney, Australia. If you are interested in learning more about this role or other opportunities we are currently working on, please get in touch.

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