Electrical Fitter

WorkPac Gunnedah

Australia Plains, SA

Posted 11/22/2020

Job Description

Job Highlights

  • 6:6 roster (3 days, 3 nights, 3 off)
  • Ongoing for the right candidate
  • Karratha and Dampier residential applicants
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

Our client is currently seeking experienced Electrical Fitters ideally with Rail experience for ongoing roles at their 7 Mile Facility in Dampier.
Reporting to the Yard Supervisor you will be responsible for the safe day to day maintenance of the ore car fleet including electrical, pneumatic and mechanical inspections, testing and repairs. In field breakdown maintenance of Consists, perform complex troubleshooting, fault rectification duties, modifications and preventative maintenance procedures to meet the operational requirements of the specific location.
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Perform complex troubleshooting, fault rectification duties, repairs, modifications and preventative maintenance procedures to meet the operational requirements of the specific location
  • Service, inspection and breakdown repairs
  • Inspection and repairs of compressors
  • Equipment isolations
  • Test and tagging
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, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Register or apply with us for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.
How to Apply

Click Onto The Apply Button. For More Information Contact
  • Jenna Webb
  • WorkPac Recruitment Co-Ordinator
  • Reference number: TMPRIJ202057712
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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https://www.jobsinrail.com.au/job/14712130