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Posted By : Rio Tinto

Start Date : May 19, 2017

Deadline : Jun 19, 2017
Role: Electrician - FIFO

Location : Port Headland, Karratha & Pilbara

Position :Full Time

Job Type : Full Time

Industry : Mining
Job Description

  • Work for a global organisation
  • Be part of a safe, positive and close knit team
  • Family friendly lifestyle and roster - Mesa A

Rio Tinto is a leading global mining and metals group that focuses on finding, mining, processing and marketing the earth's mineral resources. We have been in business for more than 140 years and remain focused on the long term. We're committed to sustainable and innovative ways to do business, deliver results and build a great work environment. It's how we grow - it's how you grow.

We are a diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion. No matter how they may differ, our people share one thing in common. It’s a belief that work is more rewarding when we are accepted and valued for our differences, not judged by them. We all have something to contribute, and it’s this contribution that makes for a great organisation and fulfilling career.

The Opportunity

We are looking for an Electrician Auto to provide auto electrical skills and knowledge in order to complete planned and breakdown maintenance in the Mobile Equipment Maintenance (MEM) Department, on a wide range HME fleet.

Located 60km west of Pannawonica, Mesa A was opened in 2010 as part of the westwards progression of mining in the Robe Valley. This open pit iron ore operation with site-based processing facilities offers a fly in fly out roster.

What the role entails

This role is a great opportunity for someone who has a strong work ethic and a 'can do' attitude. Working an 8 days on, 6 off, 7 nights on, 7 off roster and reporting to the Supervisor Maintenance, you will be:

  • Performing planned maintenance activities on the Heavy Mobile Equipment (HME) fleet as per the weekly plan
  • Identifying machine related defects and ensuring they are captured in SAP and assisting the Technical Officers and Maintenance Planners in the development of maintenance strategies for the HME fleet
  • Performing breakdown maintenance on the HME fleet as required on a shift by shift basis

What you will need for this role

To succeed in this role, you will have:

  • An Automotive Electrician trade qualification
  • A "C" class driver's licence
  • Experience with heavy equipment auto electrical principles

Please note, in order to be successfully considered for this role you must complete all pre-screening questions.