Fixed Plant Electrician

Rio Tinto
Jan. 14, 2021, 8:45 a.m.
Jan. 21, 2021, 7:33 p.m.

About the Role

We are looking for Fixed Plant Electricians to join the Mesa A Fixed Plant Electrical Maintenance team to provide safe and efficient electrical maintenance, repairs and fault finding to our assets. These roles are a great opportunity for safety conscious individuals looking for a new challenge.

The roles will be offered on a FIFO roster ex Perth (8 days on, 6 days off, 7 nights on, 7 days off) with an approximate 2-hour bus commute to/from site through the scenic Pilbara.

Reporting to the Statutory Electrical Supervisor, these roles will require you to:

Maintain electrical infrastructure for the wet and dry plants as per the weekly schedule

Identify and recommend plant improvements to reduce cost and down time

Maintain statutory electrical inspections and records as required by MSIR

Complete fault finding and repairs of electrical systems and equipment

Complete isolations and inspections to identify faults and raise quality notifications in SAP

Complete quality handovers with oncoming crews and other maintenance teams including contractors as well as assisting different teams as required by your leader

Ensure all electrical work activity is carried out in accordance with site safety standards and procedures

About you

To be successfully considered for this role, we are seeking the following:

An Electrical trade certification and WA A-grade Electrical License

A HV Operator ticket

Current Senior First Aid / CPR & LVR certificates

A Manual C-class Australian driver’s licence (HR desirable)

High Risk Work License (EWP)

Current Confined Space and Working at heights certificates

A basic understanding of SAP maintenance systems

Ability to work safely and cooperatively in a small team, demonstrating flexibility to business requirements

Where you will be working

In the Pilbara region of Western Australia, Rio Tinto operates the world's largest integrated portfolio of iron ore assets with industry-leading margins. Our premium product suite, including our flagship Pilbara blend, drives strong customer relationships and is supported by technical and commercial marketing expertise. The Mesa A mine is located approximately 50 kilometres west of Pannawonica. Employees fly into Karratha airport and commute approximately 2-hours via bus to/from site through the scenic Pilbara.

What’s on offer?

A work environment where safety is always the number one priority

A permanent position working directly for Rio Tinto

A competitive base salary reflective of your skills and experience with Annual incentive program

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

Attractive share ownership plan

Company provided insurance cover

Extensive salary sacrifice and salary packaging options

Career development and education assistance to further your technical or leadership ambitions

Ongoing access to family-friendly health and medical wellbeing support

Leave for all of life’s reasons (vacation/annual, paid parental, sick leave)

Exclusive employee discounts (banking, accommodation, cars, retail and more)

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