Junior Chemical or Metallurgical Process Engineer
Northern Sun Mining
Timmins, ON

About $78,000 - $100,000 a year

Education
Northern Sun Mining is currently accepting applications for the temporary position of Junior Chemical or
Metallurgical Process Engineer in Training at the Redstone Mill, located approximately 30km southeast of
Timmins, ON. The duration of the position is estimated to be approximately 20 days, with the possibility of
extension. Compensation will be based on previous applicable experience.

Junior Chemical/Metallurgical Process Engineer
The incumbent will report to the Technical Superintendent and assist with the following responsibilities:

  • Support continuous improvement and root cause analysis processes related to all mineral processing
activities

  • Leverages technology in mill operating cost reduction efforts
  • Track key production performance indicators and report to management with recommendations for
improvements
  • Develop management systems to monitor mill consumables and identify opportunities for cost
reductions
  • Ensure compliance to all environment and health and safety standards as well as QA/QC related to the
lab and mill departments
  • Manage relationships between lab and processing personnel
  • Provide support as required to the Environmental department for specific monitoring, testing or
project assignments

Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor Degree in Chemical Engineering or Metallurgical Engineering
  • Innovative problem-solving skills with the ability to take calculated risks to improve operating
efficiencies applied to revenue generation and cost containment
  • Excellent communications skills including written composition and clear presentation of ideas and
concepts
  • Experience with the latest computer software, MS office and modeling software
  • Interpersonal skills combined with the ability to work as a team player
  • Previous industrial work experience is considered an asset
While we thank all candidates for their interest in this position, only those selected for interviews will be
contacted.

Forward Resumes to:
Northern Sun Mining Corp. OR Email: asilk@northernsunmining.ca
Att: Human Resources Fax: 705-240-6451
Box: 5114
South Porcupine ON
P0N 1H0