Rio Tinto

Operator B (includes Certified Blaster)

Rio Tinto
Sep 16, 2020
Sep 17, 2020
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Operator B
  • Role based in Boron, Ca

    About the role

    We are looking for an Operator B

    This role is a great opportunity for an experienced Operator B.
  • Demonstrated track record for supporting workplace safety in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in operating large (+100 ton capacity) mine haulage and water trucks.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in operating 1350, 1850 Loaders & Electric Shovels.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in mine support equipment (rubber tire & track dozers, graders, forklifts, skid-steer loaders, blasthole drills, etc.).
  • Demonstrated proficiency in operating crushing and conveying systems.
  • Experience in supporting blasting operations.
  • Must be capable of maintaining production records and reports as required.
  • Demonstrated capability to inspect equipment and initiate corrective actions as required.
  • Must be able to hear and be understood during 2-way radio communications.
  • Must be capable of performing all other tasks, duties and assignments that may be required as part of qualifications listed above.

About you

To be successfully considered for this role, you will have:
  • 3 years of experience in heavy equipment operation.
  • Must have high school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Must be able to read, write, and perform basic math.
  • Must have an understanding of the electrical and mechanical functions of the equipment used.

  • Must have current and valid state civil driver's license.

Where you will be working

Rio Tinto Procurement provides supply chain services that deliver value to the Rio Tinto Group through the strategic sourcing and buying of goods and services for all operations and businesses. Playing a fundamental role, value is achieved through uniformed processes, e-technology, increased corporate social responsibility and measurable savings for the Group.

About us

As pioneers in mining and metals, we produce materials essential to human progress.

Our long history is filled with firsts. We've developed some of the world's largest and best quality mines and operations, and our people work in around 35 countries across six continents. Aluminium and copper, diamonds, gold and industrial minerals, iron ore, coal and uranium: our materials make up the world around us. You'll find them in smartphones, planes, cars, hospitals and throughout your home.

Creating an inclusive and diverse workforce

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 organization and fulfilling career.

So if this sounds like you and the opportunity you are looking for, apply now.

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

Equal Opportunity Employer


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