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Trades Assistant

Job Highlights

  • 6:6 roster (Day Shift & Night Shift)

  • 6 month contract

  • Residential candidates only

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.

What You Will Be Doing

In this role, you will be assisting the Rail Mechanical Fitter Team to maintain the Rio Tinto Railways Divisionby conducting basic operation of automated wheelset processing machines; mainly rattle gun use for bolt removal, forklifting operations with a little bit of data input. Training will be provided for specific basic tasks.

Responsibilities may include, but not limited to:

  • Assist qualified mechanical fitters to efficiently carry out planned maintenance and inspections of train control plant and automation equipmentto provide safe and reliable operation of the railway.

  • Assist the mechanical fitter with fault rectification in timely manner to minimise production delays.

  • Conduct themselves as a Member of the team, throughhigh standards of works, safety and a willingness to learn.

  • Communicate regularly with key stakeholders including Train Control, Rail operations, RSM and Engineering Support regarding the signalling system performance.

What You Will Need:

  • Manual C Class Drivers Licence (Mandatory)

  • Forklift (LF) High Risk Licence (Mandatory)

  • Dogman (DG) High Risk Licence (Preferred)

  • HR Drivers Licence (Preferred)

  • Australian Rights to work

  • Demonstrated experience in a similar position is highly regarded however not essential

  • Strong SAP Experience

  • Purchasing

About WorkPac

Awarded Large Recruitment Agency of the year by SEEK, 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.

Apply Now

Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:

Fran Colorito - Recruitment Coordinator

Phone contact: (08) 8644 5262

WorkPac - Western Australia

Reference no. TMPRIJ202273808

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: Trades Assistant
Contract type: Contract
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Trades and Services Labourer and Handyperson
Job expiry: 2022-11-29
Reference: TMPRIJ202273808


Expired job