Electrical Fitter


Port Hedland, WA

Posted 1/15/2020

Job Highlights

  • Karratha and Dampier residential applicants

  • Fantastic roster and lifestyle in a coastal location

  • Attractive employee benefits scheme

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

You will be called upon for a variety of Electrical and mechanical maintenance tasks related to ore car maintenance.

Wagon braking system preventative and breakdown maintenance is the primary work with considerable time spent in the mechanical field completing, wheel repairs, bearing, draft-gear, bogie and brake system repairs.

You will be required to learn and then shunt wagons around the workshop, follow safety policies and procedures and wear the required personal protective equipment required for the job in a safe manner.

This role is for residential applicants only that reside within the Karratha, Dampier region.

Skills & Experience

  • Relevant Trade Certificate (A Grade Electrical Licence)

  • Current C Class Drivers Licence

  • Flexible and able to work well in a team

  • Ability to follow instruction through to task completion

  • Committed with 100% safety focus

  • Experience in the Rail Industry, wagon maintenance specifically would be advantageous

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.

Apply Now

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Jessica Cristiano - Recruitment Coordinator

Phone contact: 08 9201 6260

WorkPac - Rio Tinto Project Services

Reference no. TMPRIJ202049732

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.

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