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Fixed Plant Maintainer

Job Highlights

  • 6/6 roster- 3 days, 3 nights

  • Residential - Karratha or Dampier region

  • Ongoing position

About our Client

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 experienced maintainers to support our Client Rio Tinto at their 7 Mile Rail Facility in the Rollingstock Maintenance workshop.


Operate and maintain the Automated machine shop and surrounding fixed plant assets which includes;

  • Preventive and breakdown Maintenance on equipment

  • Work management system data entry

  • Operate Portal lathe, Borer, Axle lathe and associated station in the machine shop.

  • Service and repair R & I Trolleys, Draft gear trolleys and Zagros

There is also the expectation that Maintainers will keep their workplace clean and tidy, repair defects as instructed and complete general workshop duties as required.

Skills & Experience

  • Relevant Trade Certificate

  • Previous experience in a serviceperson role, Rail preferred

  • C Class Drivers Licence

  • Forklift Licence

  • Australian Rights to work

  • Full Covid Vaccinations


  • Rio Tinto Inducted

  • HR Drivers Licence

  • Confined Space

  • Isolations/Lockholders

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

Why work for WorkPac?

Looking after our employees is important to us. Our Employee Benefits program offers benefits across health, private insurance, financial services, travel and more.

We have a team of dedicated recruiters, most of which have in field knowledge of the industry, who make continuous contact to ensure you are happy with not only WorkPac's service but our clients. We are committed to ensuring you are happy and safe, you are our most valuable asset!

WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia with us. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, we know our local areas and are always helping our local community.

Apply Now

Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:

Ruth Pop- Recruitment Coordinator

Phone contact - (08) 9201 6206


WorkPac - Industrial Mining- West Coast Recruitment

Reference no - TMPRIJ202268117

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: Fixed Plant Maintainer
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Fitting and Welding Trades and Services
Job expiry: 2022-02-12
Reference: TMPRIJ202268117


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