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Project Lead

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

  • Attractive Perth CBD location, with ad-hoc travel to site

  • Monday to Friday Roster

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:

WorkPac are seeking an experienced Civil Project Lead to oversee bulk earthworks and civil projects for Rio Tintoâs Greater Nammuldi operations. As a key member of the Sustaining Capital department, you will manage projects through their entire lifecycle. This role is based in Perth, with occasional travel to site.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Management of Sustaining Capital projects at the Greater Nammuldi mine site, typically ranging from $2M to $100M.

  • Management of projects through lifecycle (pre-feasibility study, feasibility study, execution, commissioning, handover, closeout).

  • Management of all project elements (cost, quality, schedule, site delivery & safety).

  • Implementing QA/QC systems and processes.

  • Prepare and review engineering specifications, scopes, drawings and schedules.

  • Provide guidance and support to project engineers, site engineers and on-site project advisors.

  • Provide progress reports and updates as required.

  • Develop the project and seek endorsement at the conclusion of each project phase in accordance with the Stage Gate framework.

  • Develop relationships, engage, and liaise with all stakeholders providing progress updates of engineering and construction activities in accordance with the project schedule.

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Committed to deliver projects with zero harm.

  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering or Trade Certificate + Project Management Training

  • Experience with project management in both studies and construction.

  • Technical experience in multi-disciplinary bulk earthworks and civil projects for mining, plant, and processing.

  • Good understanding of Capital Approval process.

  • Core project delivery skills (safety, cost, schedule, quality) developing cost estimates, managing budgets, and developing and managing schedules.

  • Experience developing and managing contracts, assessing claims and dispute resolution.

  • C Class Drivers Licence

About WorkPac:

The WorkPac Group is Australiaâs largest privately owned workforce services business with over 1.3 million registered candidates. We offer tailored solutions in recruitment, skills and career development across Mining, Construction, Healthcare and more. Our consistent promise to both candidates and clients is that choosing WorkPac is always a âGood Moveâ.

Apply Now

Click on the Apply button or for a confidential discussion please contact:

Principal Consultant: Bella Mason via Contact Number 08 9201 6268quoting the below Reference Number
RioTintoProfessional Job Reference Number: 7469J20245102

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 Lead
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Perth
Industry: Project Management Construction and Architecture
Job expiry: 2024-06-12
Reference: 7469J20245102