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Mining Systems Technician

Job description

Job Highlights

8 & 6 roster, day shift only

FIFO options from Perth

Casual ongoing position

About our Client

Rio Tinto operates the worlds 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

Reporting to the site-based Mining Systems Supervisor; you will provide direct support and be required to respond quickly when faults are identified to the sites mining system applications.

With the introduction of the Operations Centre, located in Perth, you will also act as the interface between site-based customers and the Operations Centre production systems to ensure ongoing user requirements are being delivered in a consistent and professional manner.

The role would be to assist with the development of technology across Rio sites which would include

  • Autonomous Haulage System

  • Autonomous Drilling System

  • Tele remote Dozers

Skills and Experience

Trade qualification in Auto Electrical, Radio Communication or Industrial IT

Knowledge / experience in Automation Programming Mining Systems Control Room System and Maintenance eg Modular Dispatch CAT Minestar

Experience in wireless networks 802.11a/b/g/n Mesh, PtP PtMP

Technology implementation/commissioning experience

Experience in Mobile radio network (LTE) and CCTV camera systems

Proficient in the use of SAP

Manual C Class Australian issued Drivers Licence (minimum)

About WorkPac

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

Apply Now

Click onto the apply button. For more information contact

Caroline Folan - Recruitment Coordinator

Phone contact: 08 9159 66 87


WorkPac - Industrial Mining

Reference no. TMPRIJ202164445

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Job title: Mining Systems Technician
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional WA
Industry: Engineering Other
Job expiry: 2021-09-22
Reference: TMPRIJ202164445