Plant Operator, Steep Terrain
8/6 Dayshift only Roster
FIFO from various WA ports
Ongoing position, full time role for the right candidates
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 has a number of opportunities across a variety of Rio Tinto Iron Ore exploration sites in the Pilbara for experienced steep terrain mobile plant operators. The works are associated with exploration earthworks and remote camp living.
As a key member of an exploration team, your knowledge of steep terrain earth moving techniques associated with the preparation and rehabilitation of drill pads and developing tracks for exploration is essential.
Skills and Experience
4-5 years earth moving experience in a similar role is essential, as is a strong knowledge of earthwork practices in steep terrain or forestry environments.
Highly competent operating skills in the use of the following machines
Caterpillar D9 track dozers
Caterpillar 336 excavators
Caterpillar 14M graders
Hold a current Australian issued manual C Class Driving Licence (minimum)
4WD ticket, desired
First Aid ticket, desired
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.
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.
Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:
Casey Hare, Recruitment Coordinator
Phone contact: (08) 6462 1128
WorkPac - Western Australia
Reference no. TMPRIJ202166826
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:||Plant Operator, Steep Terrain|
|Location:||Australia, Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA|
|Industry:||Mining - Production Mining, Oil and Gas|