Rio Tinto

Supervisor Welding

Rio Tinto
Apr 08, 2021
Apr 08, 2021
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Welding Supervisor
  • Be part of a group that is safety driven and values inclusion
  • Permanent employment which includes a huge range of additional benefits
  • Residential role in Dampier working a 9 day fortnight

About the role

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

We are looking for a Welding Supervisor in Dampier to be the subject matter expert for all welds on site.

This is a great opportunity for a technical welding expert to use their technical knowledge to impart onto the next generation of welders at Rio Tinto.

We are an open, connected international team of technical specialists using some of the most exciting data and tools on the planet. We are the world leader in automation and smart mining. We have technical development programmes that are industry-leading and recognise the unique nature of your role. These provide opportunities to grow your career through a dedicated technical path while being rewarded for your unique skills

Reporting to the Superintendent Planning, Scheduling and Workshop and working a challenging and exciting environment, you will be:
  • Responsible but not limited to ensuring that all work is completed to the required specifications and Australian Standards (AS1554) and Customer Specifications (SS-C111)
  • Be managing, implementing, and monitoring quality systems
  • Training and qualifying welding personnel
  • Supervising/conducting inspections of welding activities
  • You will ensure all NDT requirements follow relevant standards and specifications
  • Organise and document material and weld traceability data

What you'll bring
  • A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team
  • Current WTIA Structural Steel Welding Supervisor qualification to AS 2214 or alternatively AS1796 Cert 10
  • Qualification as a Boilermaker and/or Certified Welder to AS1796 in at least one of Cert 3E to 8
  • Good written communication skills with the ability to prepare reports, procedures and work instructions for site based and workshop personnel
  • The ability to communicate effectively and work with others
  • Sound computer skills including MS Word and MS Excel
  • Willingness to learn and a commitment to continuous improvement principles
  • Previous experience dealing with SAP will be highly regarded

What we offer
  • A work environment where safety is always the number one priority
  • A permanent position working directly for Rio Tinto
  • A competitive base salary reflective of your skills and experience with annual incentive program
  • Comprehensive medical benefits including subsidised private health insurance for employees and immediate family
  • Attractive share ownership plan
  • Company provided insurance cover
  • Extensive salary sacrifice & salary packaging options
  • Career development & education assistance to further your technical or leadership ambitions
  • Ongoing access to family-friendly health and medical wellbeing support
  • Leave for all of life's reasons (vacation/annual, paid parental, sick leave)
  • Exclusive employee discounts (banking, accommodation, cars, retail and more)
  • Possible domestic relocation assistance

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. 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. 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.

Every Voice Matters

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.

Applications close on Thursday 15th April 2021 (Rio Tinto reserves the right to remove advertised roles prior to this date).

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