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Chemical Engineer in Training

Northern Sun Mining Corp.

Contract • Timmins Region

Northern Sun Mining Corp. is currently accepting applications for the contract position of Chemical Engineer in Training at the Redstone Mill, in Timmins, Ontario. This role will cover tasks assigned across the operation covering both an environmental support role and mill processing support role.

The successful candidate’s primary responsibilities will include: 

  • Assist with Capital Projects covering Environmental and Processing technologies
  • May be assigned to work in the mill processing plant on some specific projects related to mill process improvements
  • Assist in field sampling according to both Federal and Provincial Regulations and Site requirements (sampling of site effluents, surface & ground water, receiver and storm run-off monitoring)
  • Responsible for data management and when required submit necessary reports to government regulatory bodies
  • Responsible to conduct routine inspections to ensure compliance with applicable legislation
  • 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
  • Develop job procedures for operations as requested
  • 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
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Technical Superintendent
  • Available to go on shift and work overtime


  • A Bachelor Degree in Chemical Engineering or equivalent
  • Past experience in processing plants and/or environmental for the mining industry
  • Advanced knowledge of principles and methods used in base metal processing
  • Good analytical skills for identifying process shortfalls, bottlenecks and recommending design changes
  • Innovative problem solving skills and ability to take calculated risks to improve operating efficiencies applied to revenue generation and cost containment
  • Solid communication skills including good written composition and clear presentation of ideas and concepts
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)

Forward Resumes to:

Northern Sun Mining Corp.                                 OR                       Email:

Attn: Human Resources                                                                   Fax: 705-240-6451

Box 5114

South Porcupine ON P0N 1H0

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Job Expires: 2018-05-13

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Northern Sun Mining Corp.

Fax: 705-240-6451
Timmins Ontario, Canada

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