Rio Tinto

Contract Supervisor

Employer
Rio Tinto
Location
Invercargill, NZ
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 12, 2021
Closes
Jan 27, 2021
Ref
1509787087
Work Term
Contract
Work Load
Full Time
Language
English
Contractor Supervisor
  • Be part of a group that is safety driven and values inclusion
  • Join an encouraging leadership group, committed to your growth and development
  • Challenging and dynamic position based in Invercargill, NZ

About the role

All progress begins with pioneers. At Rio Tinto, it begins with you.

We are looking for a Contract Supervisor to manage a team of experienced contractor's onsite to maintain the structural integrity of the plant.

This role is a great opportunity to develop your skills and experience whilst fostering a collaborative team culture on site.

Leading on the frontline is one of the most important jobs in our business and comes with a huge amount of responsibility. We need you to motivate, inspire and keep your people safe and well. With signature leadership training programmes, growing and developing is more than an opportunity it is something we actively plan and make happen. Every day our leaders grow, while our rosters are designed to help you live the lifestyle that is right for you and your family.

Reporting to the Superintendent Site and Building Services and working in a diverse team within the asset management team, you will be:
  • Leading a team of contractors to perform a broad range of activity's
  • Be a safety conscious operational leader
  • Have good organisational skills
  • Be able communicate with a wide & varied audience
  • Actively complete safety audits (CRM) on a daily basis with the contractors
  • Ensure all contractors have the necessary qualifications for the role they are undertaken
  • Plan work periods for the Acra budget to meet the timeline schedule
  • Cost control of the maintenance budget for projects undertaken
  • Develop planning schedule for projects which have complexity ie multi-discipline

What you'll bring
  • A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team
  • A strong technical engineering background
  • Trade background would be beneficial but not essential
  • Knowledge of SAP is preferred.

What we offer

Be recognised for your contribution, your thinking and your hard work, and go home knowing you've helped the world progress.
  • A work environment where safety is always the number one priority
  • A competitive base salary reflective of your skills and experience with annual incentive program
  • Comprehensive medical assistance scheme
  • Attractive share ownership plan
  • Leave for all of life's reasons (vacation/annual, paid parental, sick leave) including long service leave
  • Access to transport assistance between Invercargill and Tiwai.
  • Competitive superannuation programme
  • Career development & education assistance to further your technical or leadership ambitions

About Rio Tinto

Every idea, every innovation, every little thing the world calls 'progress' begins with a first step, and someone willing to take it: explorers, inventors, entrepreneurs. Pioneers.

For nearly 150 years, Rio Tinto has been a company of pioneers generations of people spanning the globe, all with the grit and vision to produce materials essential to human progress.

Our iron ore has shaped skylines from Shanghai to Sydney. Our aluminium the world's first to be certified "responsible" helps planes fly and makes cars lighter. Our copper helps wind turbines power cities and our boron helps feed the world, and explore the universe. Our diamonds help us celebrate the best parts of life.

Where you'll be working

Rio Tinto Aluminium Pacific Operations

Rio Tinto is a global leader in aluminium, one of the world's most widely used metals.

Active in the sector for more than 110 years, today we operate large-scale, high-quality bauxite mines and alumina refineries, and have the world's most modern and competitive aluminium smelter portfolio.

Our Pacific Operations sites are located along the east coast of Australia, at the tip of the Northern Territory and in New Zealand's south. With more than 6,000 employees, we operate a full value chain approachmining, refining and smelting. Our portfolio includes four bauxite mines, two refineries, four smelters and one power station, and is supported by technical experts located in our Brisbane hub, including a fully operational Operations Centre for our bauxite mines.

Every Voice Matters

At Rio Tinto, we particularly welcome and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, the LGBTI+ community, mature workers, people with disabilities and people from different cultural backgrounds.

We are committed to an inclusive environment where people feel comfortable to be themselves. We want our people to feel that all voices are heard, all cultures respected and that a variety of perspectives are not only welcome they are essential to our success. We treat each other fairly and with dignity regardless of race, gender, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, age, sexual orientation or anything else that makes us different.