Rail Maintenance: Mechanical Fitter
6/6 DS:NS roster
Residential role for applicants residential to Karratha and Dampier
Ongoing employment 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
An ongoing opportunity exists for a Mechanical Fitter with sound mechanical aptitude to carry out duties at Rio Tinto's Rolling Stock Maintenance Facility. The successful applicant will be:
Conducting primary maintenance and breakdown repairs to RTIO rail network assets, including but not limited to; turnouts, IRJ's, frogs and sleepers
Safely executing breakdown repairs and recovery of various rolling stock assets including derailment scenarios
This role is open to applicants that reside in the Karratha and Dampier region ONLY.
Skills and Experience
Mechanical Fitter Trade Certificate
Manual C class drivers licence (minimum)
HR drivers licence (preferred)
Experience working on locomotives advantageous
Ability to pass a CAT 1 Rail Medical
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:
Sheree Mitchell - Recruitment Coordinator
Phone contact: (08) 9159 6602
WorkPac - Industrial Mining
Reference no. TMPRIJ202270580
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:||Rail Maintenance: Mechanical Fitter|
|Location:||Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA|
|Industry:||Demolition, Excavation Construction and Architecture|