Fixed Plant Operator

Rio Tinto
June 3, 2020, 7:45 a.m.
June 12, 2020, 7:49 a.m.

About the Role

We are looking for Fixed Plant Operators to join our Paraburdoo Plant Operations team to operate the plant in a safe and efficient manner; performing daily inspections of equipment and maintaining plant conditions. These roles are a great opportunity for enthusiastic individuals who are looking for a new challenge.

Working a residential role (4 days, 3 nights, 6 off, 4 days, 4 nights, 7 off) and reporting to the Supervisor Production, you will be:

Operating, carrying out routine inspections and maintaining the condition of the fixed plants

Demonstrating commitment to safety in a team environment

Demonstrating ability to carry out basic fault finding and diagnosis

Willing to work in a team environment and contribute to daily targets

Conducting routine activities to ensure safe and reliable operation of our area assets

Participating in manual handling associated with basic maintenance and inspection of plant

Working hands on in a field role, monitoring of equipment, cleaning, hosing and identifying continuous improvement opportunities

Working autonomously to monitor the process in a safe and effective manner

What you will need for this role

To be considered for this role, you will have: 

Current experience in a processing plant environment (fixed plant, manufacturing, etc.)

A manual Australian C-Class Driver's licence

Strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise multiple tasks

Basic computer skills

Where you will be working

Located 80km south of Tom Price, Greater Paraburdoo is an open pit operation producing high grade ore as part of the integrated system of mines operated by Rio Tinto across the Pilbara. It is comprised of three mines: Paraburdoo, Channar and Eastern Range. The picturesque town of Paraburdoo offers residents a range of leisure facilities and local amenities including a jet-serviced airport.  The operation has a predominantly residential workforce and as such has a strong sense of community where you will be a part of something bigger than just a mining business.

What’s on offer

Permanent Rio Tinto contract

Competitive salary package with annual performance bonus

Domestic relocation assistance may be provided

Comprehensive medical benefits including subsidised private health insurance for employees and immediate family                                             

Extensive salary sacrifice & salary packaging options that includes residential housing, airport parking, cars and superannuation

Generous employee share plan     

Company provided insurance cover

A broad range of employee discounts in banking, accommodation, cars, retail and more

A work environment where safety is always the number one priority

Learning and development opportunities to support your desired technical or leadership career path

Ongoing individual wellbeing support for you and your family for personal and professional matters 

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