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Project Engineer, Sustaining Capital

⢠5/2 Roster, Perth based

⢠Market Competitive Hourly Rate

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

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.

About the Role:

WorkPac are currently seeking an Project Engineer to join our Rail Project Delivery team within Sustaining Capital (SC), to be responsible for project engineering through a number of Grade separation projects to deliver the civil projects of the Rail Capital plan.

What you will be doing:

  • Project manage consultants undertaking design for grade separation in line with Sustaining Capital and Main Roads requirements and in line with Rio Tintoâs company values, to achieve objectives

  • Help deliver Grade Separation projects for the Rail Capital plan

  • Assess consultant and project performance against project schedule to meet SC project timelines and cost

  • Ensure compliance with standardised project processes, systems, and tools across SC projects.

  • Manage project vendors including performance against contract deliverables

  • Participate in and actively manage the risks of the projects

  • Coordinate with Asset Representatives, Capital Coordinators, Project Controls, Contracts & Procurement and Stakeholders (internal & external) to provide properly scoped projects in a coordinated manner

  • Prepare and review estimates, budgets, forecasts, schedules, and execution plans

  • Coordinate between engineering, delivery, operations, HSE, procurement and finance

  • Monitor project progress against budget and forecasted schedule

  • Prepare and submit reports on project progress

  • Maintain effective and on-going communications with the delivery team and contractors

  • Implement the stakeholder engagement plan across grade separation projects.

  • Monitor, manage, and report all relevant design changes to key stakeholders

  • Collaborate with key stakeholder to drive a culture of collaboration, participation, and improvement

What you will bring:

  • A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team

  • Experience in project engineering with previous Rio Tinto management and/or client side EPC civil experience preferred

  • Strategic thinker with a proven history on civil projects covering approvals, design, procurement's and delivery

  • Highly effective communication skills

  • he ability to interface with internal and external stakeholders

  • Proficiency with Microsoft 365 â MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • It will also be beneficial if you have:

  • Working Knowledge of Archer, CPMS, the Sustaining Capital Framework and the ALIM drawing system

  • Experience with approvals AR process, road design, rail and general earthworks

Job Reference Number: 7469J20221388 - Konrad Poprawa

How to Apply:

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

WorkPac Principal Consultant: Konrad Poprawa on (08) 892016264 or email quoting the above reference number.

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.

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, Sustaining Capital
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Perth
Industry: Engineering Mining, Oil and Gas
Job expiry: 2022-07-21
Reference: 7469J20221388