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Boungou Mine - Burkina Faso


Rotation job 35/28 - 12 hours

Reporting to the Chief of service, Metallurgy

Open-ended contract

Beyond your recognized mineral processing university background and your 3 to 5 years of experience in gold metallurgy, you will contribute to the success of the metallurgical plant operations team.  At the heart of your responsibilities, you will enjoy challenges such as optimizing metal recovery, continually improving mineral processing processes, managing costs, ensuring the health and safety of the staff and aiming for operational excellence in our production activities.

Main challenges and responsibilities

  • Apply current operational methods and improve them to meet the objectives of quantity and quality of recovery, cost management, and compliance with environmental, health and safety (EHS) rules.
  • Participate in the plant's annual production budget in collaboration with the mining and geology departments.
  • Assist in the professional development of team metallurgy.
  • Analyze operating data and prepare various reports, including metallurgical balances, dashboards, etc.
  • Manage the elution and casting room areas for the maintenance of surveillance equipment and safety procedures.
  • Coordinate the activities of the refinery and the elution circuit.
  • Plan requirements and follow-ups in materials and consumables.

Your profile and skills

  • Recognized bachelor’s degree in mineral processing, metallurgical engineering or any other relevant combination of training and experience.
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in the metallurgical sector.
  • Excellent planning skills and results-oriented.
  • Bilingual (English and French), both oral and written.

To make a difference

  • Innovative spirit.
  • Ability to train staff.
  • Adaptability


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