05 Jul, 2022

Process Engineer CH

  • Tronox
  • Chandala Turn, Ellenbrook WA, Australia
Process Engineer Minerals & Mining

Job Description

With approximately 6,500 employees across six continents, our rich diversity, unmatched vertical integration model, and unparalleled operational and technical expertise across the value chain, position Tronox as the preeminent titanium dioxide producer in the world.


We’re committed to our people, our customers, and our communities. With a broad global reach and deep local roots, we embrace and celebrate the unique character and culture of every place we call home. From the west coast of Australia to the east coast of the U.S., from Europe to South Africa, and from mines to research and development labs, we bring the same passion to work in every location, everywhere, every day.

Tronox is recruiting for a Process Engineer to join our Production Department and provide technical support at our Chandala site in Muchea, WA.


The Process Engineer is an integral part of the Operations team and responsible for providing daily technical support and short-term technical improvements that support safe, quality, low-cost tonnes.


The position is offered on permanent basis, working a 9 day fortnight.


Why join TRONOX?

In return for your commitment, you will be offered a competitive salary and benefits package that includes;


  • A high performance and inclusive culture where people are appreciated for their diverse skill sets and personal character
  • The ability to Drive in / Drive out each day rather than FIFO (Home each day and stay connected with family and friends)
  • The ability to knowledge share with other Process Engineers throughout the site and business. Including varying plant and process rotations
  • Leadership development opportunities
  • 38 hour average week with a compressed 9 day fortnight option (3 day weekends every second week)
  • 11.5% Superannuation
  • Early access to Long Service Leave at 5 years (pro-rata)
  • An annual leave purchase program
  • Company paid salary continuance, journey, TPD & death insurances
  • Annual health related programs and benefits
  • Novated leasing options available
  • A service award program


About the role

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Process Engineer will be accountable for:


  • Analysis of process and consumable efficiencies including optimisation
  • Supporting the Production Manager with technical analysis, opinions and options
  • Production, processes, metallurgical accounting
  • Support and management of production data and databases
  • Identifying anomalies within the process control instrumentation
  • Supporting graduate Process Engineers to develop their skills
  • Responsible for the calibration of the BlueQube, Pananalytical benchtop analyser and dry stream analysers and setting daily quality targets.


About you

To be successful in your application you will ideally need to possess:


  • A creative outward mindset
  • A willingness to openly support a team through your skills and perspectives
  • Tertiary qualification in Process Engineering or equivalent
  • Field Experience in a mineral processing environment
  • Experience in data gathering/modelling (MATLAB,LiMS,JKSimMet and Phyton), root cause analysis, work and project management systems
  • Excellent written, verbal and computer literacy skills


What’s next?

Does this role sound like the challenge you are looking for? Click ‘apply now” and start your career with Tronox today! 

Tronox is committed to building and retaining a diverse and inclusive workforce and encourage women and Indigenous Australians to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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