Superintendent Metallurgical Performance

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
  • Australia, WA
  • Jan 12, 2023

Job Description:

Fortescue is now consistently producing +180 million tonnes of iron ore per year and has an exciting future ahead, establishing itself for future growth in a global market through innovation, product diversification and asset development.

Iron Bridge is Fortescue’s US$2.6 billion project, set to deliver 22mtpa of high grade 67% Fe magnetite concentrate product. Located 145km by road south of Port Hedland, the mine will deliver an innovative process design and industry-leading energy efficient operation.

Superintendent Metallurgical Performance

Work Location: Iron Bridge - Fortescue’s Iron Bridge project is located on the traditional lands of the Nyamal people.

Roster: 4:3 – (Monday to Thursday) – Enjoy a long weekend every week with friends and family

Summary of role

We are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Superintendent Metallurgical Performance, for a full-time site-based opportunity. This role will report to the Technical Processing Manager on a family friendly 4:3 roster from Perth. This role will also be expected to work a 5:2 Monday to Friday roster in Perth from time to time, to ensure continuity with our Strategic Planning Teams, and the wider business.

You will be joining a passionate, driven technical team who are delve into all aspects of materials science, metallurgical engineering, ore processing performance and future planning.

Key accountabilities will include:

Qualifications and skills required:

Fortescue is deeply committed to providing a safe culture that builds respect, fosters inclusiveness, and values diversity. We celebrate individual strengths and team members from all backgrounds are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work. Our global workforce drives and promotes an inclusive culture, both within our organisation and throughout the communities we interact with across the world.

Diverse backgrounds include First Nations Peoples, people with differing abilities, LGBTIQ+ community, gender, neurodiverse, cultural diversity, all age groups, and those with an intersectional or multiple diverse characteristics.

We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.

Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified.