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Control System Engineer

Roster: 8:6

Site: Hope Downs 1

6 months, with the possibility of extension

About the Company

Rio Tinto operates the world's largest integrated portfolio of iron ore assets. These assets include a world-class, integrated network of 15 iron ore mines, four port facilities, a 1,700 kilometre rail network and related infrastructure. Rio Tinto are expanding operations in the Pilbara to epic proportions while introducing next generation technologies to deliver greater efficiency, lower production costs and improved health, safety and environmental performance.

About the Role

WorkPac are currently seeking an experienced Control Systems Engineer for an 8:6 roster situated at Hope Downs 1.


- Network maintenance, PLC health, comms. health, server rooms maintenance and integrity. HMI system health

- Provide technical support/oversight for complex instrumentation, control system and electrical assets maintenance work

- Implement DE improvements to control system and electrical assets in region

- Support development and execution of region's sustaining capital plan

- Execute small to medium electrical/ control system changes

- Escalation point for control system and electrical asset fault diagnosis and recovery

- Monitor and maintain advanced control system schemes

- Operational site support for control and electrical systems issues and improvement

Skills and Experience

To be considered for this role, the candidate will have:

- Familiar with concepts of process control and control schemes.

- Experience with industrial control systems preferably in mining.

- Proficiency in PLC and SCADA systems, particularly Schneider Electric Unity Pro, Concept, Citect SCADA

- Strong communication, written and stakeholder management skills.

- Excellent collaboration and negotiation skills.

- Proven ability to problem solve and perform data analysis

Job Reference Number: TMPRIJ202270582

Please be aware that proof of COVID-19 vaccination may apply in accordance with Public Health Orders, State Health Directions and/or site-specific Health and Safety requirements.

How to Apply:

Click on the Apply button or for more information please contact:

WorkPac Professional Principal Consultant: Sam Lemme - quoting the above reference number.

About the Company

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Looking after our employees is important to us. Through our my rewards platform, we offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more.

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Control System Engineer
Contract type: Casual
Location: Perth
Industry: Engineering Chemical and Process
Job expiry: 2022-05-23
Reference: TMPRIJ202270582


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