JUNIOR METALLURGIST - EASTERN OPERATIONS The following vacancy exists within Sylvania Metals (Pty) Ltd. - Junior Metallurgist - Eastern Operations. Purpose of the Job: Provide metallurgical support to the plant management team to ensure that the plant operates effectively according to the agreed business plan and process parameters in order to meet respective safety and product quality and quantity targets. Key Responsibilities: * Support the overall operational management of processing plants, and ensure effective technical operation within the defined processing recipes * Assist with implementation of, and maintaining technical standards and procedures in plant * Perform metallurgical test work and initiate technical projects in order to optimize plant performance * Lead and participate in some process design and commissioning activities as may be required * Production debottlenecking and troubleshooting * Cost optimization * Responsible for adequate monitoring and timely reporting of production quantity and quality parameters, metal accounting and performance data collating * Ensure adherence to the company`s Health and Safety Standards * Good employee relations and effective people management. Knowledge/Education Requirement: * Matric Certificate/ Grade 12 (with Mathematics and Science) * Metallurgical or Chemical Engineering Degree or BTech * Post Graduate qualification might be advantageous. Experience and requirements: * Post qualification experience on metallurgical plants and projects will be advantageous * Must have plant processing knowledge and PGM Flotation and Chrome Recovery Plant experience will be advantageous * Must have good presentation skills * Good computer literacy, administration and housekeeping skills are essential * Must be in possession of a valid certificate of fitness. * Must have a valid code 8 driver`s license and own transport Personality Requirements: * Team player * Self- managed, self-motivated, enthusiastic individual * A natural Leader with good communication skills. Other Requirements: * Reside in close proximity of operation or prepared to relocate * Prepared to perform routine official stand-by duties as may be required * Prepared to relieve as Metallurgist, if required. Contact: email@example.com. Closing Date: FRIDAY, 23 AUGUST 2019.