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  • Residential or FIFO to Karratha/Dampier

  • 12 months in duration with potential for ongoing work

  • Supportive team culture with a focus on inclusion, safety, and work life balance

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 currently seeking an experienced Scheduler to join Rio Tinto's Rail Maintenance Excellence Team. The role is based in Dampier and offered as either residential or FIFO.

This position is responsible for the alignment and scheduling of all Rail Network Maintenance and Rail Network Renewal work programs, and accountable for the preparation and development of weekly Gantts, work packs and all documentation to successfully execute planned work. The scheduling role is fundamental in supporting the successful integration of all maintenance activities conducted on the rail network.

Key Responsibilities will include

Create and deliver a quality weekly schedule Gantt

Ensure all tasks are aligned to IMS and GLM obstruction rules,

Facilitate scheduling meetings and ensure they are minuted and actions are completed in a timely manner

Complete work packs and handovers

Work through obstruction escalations and change requests at T5/T1

Review opportunities to utilise spare resource capacity???s

Ensure all outstanding actions are completed by the end T2

Ensure signal support is confirmed by the end of T2

Ensure weekly schedules follow all safety procedures and guidelines

Skills & Experience Required

Advanced knowledge and understanding of work management fundamentals

Ability to facilitate large stakeholder meetings

Minimum one year scheduling or planning experience

Minimum one year rail experience

Microsoft suite experience

Minimum one year SAP experience

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.

How to Apply:

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

WorkPac Principal Consultant: Martina Carrello on 9201 6257 quoting the below reference number.

Job Reference Number: 7469J20221873

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: Scheduler
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Mining - Eng. and Maintenance Mining, Oil and Gas
Job expiry: 2022-10-06
Reference: 7469J20221873