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Pit Controller

Job description

Job Highlights:

  • Perth Based Role, Airport Location

  • 6/6 Roster- 3 Days, 3 Nights, 6 Off

  • 6 Month Initial Contract with high potential of extension

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 seeking Pit Controllers to join the Rio team for an initial 6-month contract based at the Operations Centre, Perth Domestic Airport. Working roster; 3 days, 3 nights, 6 off, 12.5-hour shifts. You will remotely support on-site mining operations by using fleet management software to coordinate the dispatch of mining equipment.

Duties include:

  • Real time dispatching of mining equipment and personnel to ensure efficient use of resources

  • Ensuring the Fleet Management System is used to its full capacity

  • Prioritising between conflicting demands

  • Meeting and exceeding production and delivery targets

  • Liaising with mine schedulers, maintenance personnel and other stakeholders

Skills and Experience:

  • WA C Class Manual Drivers Licence- Minimum

  • Unlimited Rights to work in Australia

  • Experience with Fleet Management Systems

  • Experience controlling large fleets in a mine/dispatch control role

  • Previous RTIO experience an advantage

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

  • Able to follow procedures and protocols whilst seeking improvement opportunities

  • Excellent communication and computer skills

About WorkPac:

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 myrewards platform, we offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more.

How to Apply:

Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:

Hayley Puketapu- Recruitment Coordinator

Ph: 0892016205

WorkPac- Western Recruitment

Reference: TMPRIJ202053340

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: Pit Controller
Contract type: Contract
Location: Perth - CBD, Inner & Western Suburbs, Perth
Industry: Mining, Oil and Gas Operations
Job expiry: 2021-03-20
Reference: TMPRIJ202053340