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Senior Process Engineer

LocationSwakopmund, Erongo Region - Namibia
Work TypeFull time
Positions1 Position
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Metallurgist
Job no: MX7NR
Category: Process

With offices in Africa, Australia, Canada and the Philippines, Lycopodium proudly delivers high quality professional engineering and project delivery services globally, across the resources, infrastructure and industrial processes sectors. By joining our global team and learning from renowned subject matter experts, we can offer you a diverse career that could take you anywhere in the world.

ADP Namibia (a Lycopodium business) invites expressions of interest from suitably qualified Senior Process Engineers, who will be responsible for the delivery of accurate, professional and compliant process study and design deliverables using Company approved systems and procedures to agreed schedules.

The tasks you’ll perform (include but are not limited to):

Provide proficient and accurate process design input into studies and detailed design.

Develop designs in accordance with process, client and regulatory standards.

Ensure all process deliverables are peer checked and meet or exceed industry, Company and client quality standards.

Work collaboratively with personnel across all disciplines and business units.

Strive to continuously maintain an up-to-date knowledge base of relevant metallurgical test-work, upcoming processes, designs and operating strategies.

Continuously mentor junior process engineers to ensure ADP Namibia and Lycopodium maintain an unsurpassed process engineering reputation throughout their industry peers and with their clientele.

The expertise you’ll bring:                     

Tertiary Qualification in Chemical Engineering or Metallurgy

10+ years’ Engineering experience

10+ years' experience in mineral processing operations

Strong, proven experience in minerals processing; including Uranium and Gold amongst these commodities

Namibian Citizen or Permanent Resident (please submit ID/Permanent Residence Permit with application)

Solid technical aptitude, analytical and problem-solving skills.

Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision whilst consistently producing a high quality of deliverables, within budget and schedule constraints.

High attention to detail and knowledge of process design.

Demonstrate ability to use specific proprietary software packages relevant to the Process Engineering discipline.


Build and sustain positive relationships with all stakeholders, including clients, vendors and co-workers.

Demonstrate ability with the Microsoft suite of software packages, including Word, Excel, Access and Power Point.

Well-developed written and verbal communication skills

Demonstrate the ability to work efficiently in a team and knowledge sharing environment.

Demonstrate good interpersonal skills and a practical approach to solving engineering problems.

Demonstrate a commitment to continued professional development.

Personal qualities of integrity, credibility and commitment.

Demonstrate a strict practice of confidentiality, personal responsibility and discretion.

Display the core values and ethos of the business.

High degree of professional ethics.

The benefits we'll provide:

ADP/Lycopodium has a strong company culture focused on career satisfaction and technical skill development. You can expect to be involved in a wide range of projects whilst working in a team of highly skilled professionals.

We recognise that everyone is different and needs may change over the course of your career. That’s why we:

Invest in our people for the long-term, building a diverse and rewarding career, mentored by the best in the industry.

Allow our people to balance work with other commitments, like family or study, offering flexible work arrangements.

Are undertaking significant people and technology initiatives that will support the workplace of the future.

We encourage and promote diversity and inclusion, and welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of gender, age, disability and ethnicity.

Our commitment to equal opportunity is embodied in our values of Respect, Integrity & Diligence. They are inherent in who we are, as individuals, and collectively as a Company.

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