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Project Engineer

  • Fantastic Opportunity to work with a Leading Mining & Resources Client

  • Market Competitive Hourly Rate

  • Ongoing opportunity

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 an experienced Project Engineer for a position with Rio Tinto based in Tom Price, offering FIFO 5:2, 4:3 roster.

What you will be doing:

  • Development of Project budgets, plans and schedules and supporting business case and cost-benefit analyses where required;

  • Engage with and coordinate stakeholders during the execution of work;

  • Consult with and manage external consultants and contractors, ensuring works are completed within scope and safely meets the requirements of the project;

  • Provide technical input to problem solving and design of engineering solutions;

  • Track and regularly update on project progress and ensure and projects at risk have corrective actions implemented.

What you need:

  • Qualification or degree in Project Management and/or Engineering;

  • Previous substantial experience in all aspects of the Project Lifecycle;

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to engage with stakeholders across all levels and aspects of Projects;

  • Understanding of technical, commercial & contractual aspects of project management;

  • Demonstrated experience in negotiation and influencing with internal and external departments and contractors;

  • High level attention to detail and ability to produce relevant documentation

  • Right to Work in Australia

  • Drivers Licence - C class at minimum with no restrictions

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.

Job Reference Number: 7469J20221550

How to Apply:

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

WorkPac Principal Consultant: Sara Mason on (08) 9201 6243 quoting the above reference number.

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.

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: Project Engineer
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional WA
Industry: Engineering Mining, Oil and Gas
Job expiry: 2022-08-17
Reference: 7469J20221550