Areva Metallurgist Full Time in McClean Lake, SK


Branch McClean Lake SK CA

McClean Lake, SK

Liaise with external resources as required (vendors, Engineering and Projects Department in Saskatoon)….

Reporting to the Senior Metallurgist, the Metallurgist will coordinate activities, information, materials and resources within their own area of responsibility to meet the business needs of AREVA.


esponsibilities include:
Actively demonstrate a commitment to Safety and Environmental stewardship

On a short, medium and long term basis, monitor and report on mill performance and project work

Perform metallurgical accounting on a daily, weekly, monthly and annual basis.

Apply investigative and continuous improvement principles at personal, group and operational levels

Plan and conduct both metallurgical and/or in-plant test work to assist in process improvement, troubleshooting and process upset investigations

Develop expertise in various unit operations (such as acid leaching, solvent extraction, water treatment) and provide training to others

Coordinate activities, information, materials and/or resources within areas of responsibility to meet deadlines and project requirements

Provide technical support to all mill departments (Operations, Environment, Radiation Protection, etc)

Liaise with external resources as required (vendors, Engineering and Projects Department in Saskatoon)


Skills and Q


alifications for the position include:
Bachelor’s degree in Metallurgical or Chemical Engineering and eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer in Saskatchewan

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in mineral and/or chemical processing

Working knowledge of process design and metallurgical unit operations

Ability to provide a positive leadership style and engage resources at all levels of the organization, including operators, tradespeople, peers and management

Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential to ensure clarity amongst a diverse stakeholder group

Comfortable working in an industrial plant and laboratory environment

Strong computer skills in MS Office suite and ability to learn other applications as required

Work Location & Schedule:
McClean Lake site

7 day in/out work schedule



ck-Up Points:
Saskatoon, Prince Albert, La Ronge, Buffalo Narrows and the designated communities in the Athabasca region

AREVA is an equal opportunity employer. We value the knowledge, experience and cultures and commit to the advancement of Aboriginals, Women, Visible Minorities and People with Disabilities and strongly encourage all candidates from these designated groups to apply for our career opportunities.



Primary Location

NORTH AMERICA-Canada-Saskatchewan-McClean Lake





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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: McClean Lake, SK, CA
Posted on: 2015-03-21
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