Regional Director - Mineral Processing

Worley - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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Regional Director - Mineral Processing(Job Number: MIN00006O)


At the end of April 2019, WorleyParsons combined with Jacobs - Energy, Chemicals and Resources (ECR) division, to create Worley.

Together, we are a leading global provider of professional project and asset services in the energy, chemicals and resources sectors. We have almost 60,000 amazing people in around 60 countries across the world covering the full lifecycle, from creating new assets to sustaining and enhancing operating assets for our customers.

What we offer you

Worley serves many of the world leaders in the mining industry. The company maintains mining offices across Canada, the USA and Australia, as well as in Santiago, Chile; Lima, Peru; Johannesburg, South Africa; and Stockton, England.

Worley currently has a leadership opportunity for a Regional Director Mineral Processing in our Global Front End Solutions Business. Reporting to the Vice President, Global Mineral Processing, Front End Solutions, MM&M, this position has overall responsibility to manage the growth of our regional (Insert region) Front End Mineral Processing group. This position requires strong leadership, technical, and managerial skills. We expect that the successful candidate will maintain and expand our reputation of a high-quality service provider. If you have a successful track record and thrive on challenges in a fast-paced environment, this is the opportunity for you.

About Front End Solutions

Front End Solutions combines world-leading concept-to-completion expertise with design and major project delivery capabilities for the mining, minerals & metals sector, from bulk commodities to rare earths, with complete mine-to-market solutions from inception to rehabilitation.

As part of Worley, we�ll help our customers realize their business goals by providing a broad range of advisory and technical consulting expertise, and a combination of local experience and innovative integrated solutions, to explore process improvements that increase efficiencies and streamline engineering and project execution to accelerate the translation of their strategy or objectives into actions that drive results.

We offer solutions for new project developments and existing facility upgrades or expansions across a whole range of commodities. From studies to sustaining works, exploration to export, we are with our customers every step of the way. The Front End Solutions group will be the thin edge of the wedge to position the wider Group to take major MM&M projects from conception through to delivery. The group will be a world leader in delivering studies that create real business value.

Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities:
Actively participates as a member of the Regional Mineral Processing Front End Solutions Leadership team
Providing leadership and management for a diverse team ranging from Junior engineers to Subject Matter Experts level of staff
Collaborating with other Global and Regional Front End Solutions Service Line Managers, the SVP, Front End Solutions, and Regional SVPs, in allocation of technical resources to company projects
Overseeing (and potentially managing) multi-disciplinary projects, including major studies; ensuring projects are completed on time, within budget and in accordance with company standards
Providing specialist technical input, leadership and management on projects; including major studies
Leading the identification and recruitment of high-quality staff to grow and expand the capabilities of the group and position the group for sustained growth
Ensuring professional development of service line people
Actively supporting business development activities through participation in conferences, direct business development activities and strategic client relationship management
Ensuring quality in projects by enforcement of a peer review policy and involvement of global specialists as project advisors
Ensuring compliance with company health and safety policies, project management and commercial procedures
Actively engages managed Service Lines leaders at all levels to reinforce engagement, commercial acumen, adherence to quality, standards, delivery of value and results
Provide health, safety and wellbeing leadership to deliver the vision of zero harm and ensure compliance with corporate management systems
Accountable for meeting agreed upon budget targets for the LEBIT within the Regional Service Lines he/she manages
Support development and implementation of strategy
Foster collaboration across the group
Travel regionally and globally (as needed) to represent the group in sales pursuits and support teams/projects


Qualifications, Accreditation, Training:
Experience working within a consulting or engineering based business.
15+ Years in a Leadership Engineering & Consulting role
Experience in an operations environment at a mine or process superintendent or manager level, or management of engineering study teams
Relevant Engineering, Business or Industry related degree or equivalent qualification
Knowledge and/or experience with typical client issues, capabilities, and clusters related to Mining, Mineral & Metals (i.e. mining, base and precious metals extraction and recovery, hydrometallurgical process, potash, lithium, etc.)
Knowledge of industry standards such as JORC, CIM or SME guidelines and compliance with public disclosure regulations
Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated leadership skills in the management of technical people and advanced projects
Willingness to travel both domestically and internationally, for varying durations and at times to remote locations

Worley will offer you a competitive compensation and benefits package, plus a friendly, professional and dynamic working environment with the opportunity to develop your career prospects on a global scale.

When you join Worley, you’ll join an equal opportunity employer that believes in the inherent benefits of a diverse workplace and that promotes inclusion and flexibility. We encourage applications from a diverse population of people that reflect the range of countries, cultures and contexts spanned by our operations. Our people are at the heart of our processes – we value everyone’s personal wellbeing and contributions.

Only those candidates with appropriate qualifications and experience will be contacted directly.

Please note: No agency representation or submissions will be recognized for this vacancy.

Primary Location

Canada-British Columbia-Vancouver