Rio Tinto

Supervisor Opportunities - Mobile Equipment Maintenance

Rio Tinto
May 04, 2021
May 04, 2021
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Supervisor Opportunities - Mobile Equipment Maintenance
  • Be part of a group that is safety driven and values inclusion
  • Join the expanding Western Turner Syncline 2 (WTS2) Mobile Equipment Maintenance Team
  • FIFO roster 7 days, 7 nights, 7 off (ex Perth)

About the role

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

We are looking for Supervisors within Mobile Equipment Maintenance to lead, mentor, coach and develop a team of maintenance personnel within our Mobile Equipment Maintenance field and workshop.

This is a great opportunity for an engaging leader who is seeking a challenging work environment, where you will be working with a great team to maintain multiple types of mobile equipment.

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.

Reporting to the Superintendent MEM and working in a challenging and exciting environment within the Mobile Equipment Maintenance department, you will:
  • Be an inspiring role model and coach for positive behaviours, practices and processes
  • Provide safety and technical leadership, mentoring and guidance to your team of trade and non-trade personnel, understanding their strengths in work to ensure that safety is first and that the correct work is completed
  • Complete daily inspections of all work areas and regular on the job interactions with the team to develop a safe and efficient work culture
  • Allocating and coordinating planned maintenance activities using the Rio Tinto workflow management principles
  • Prioritising and managing breakdowns with the mine production team
  • Drive continuous improvement projects which include cost saving and production efficiency projects

What you'll bring
  • A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team
  • Leadership experience and confidence in leading, developing and coaching team members
  • Relevant trade qualification or Engineering degree (electrical or mechanical)
  • Computer literacy and proficiency in the suite of Microsoft packages such as Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Working knowledge of SAP system for maintenance
  • Exposure/experience working within an AHS worksite (desirable)
  • Experience working with Komatsu and Hitachi equipment (desirable)
  • A current Australian driver's license

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 and salary packaging options
  • Career development and 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)

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

In the Pilbara region of Western Australia, Rio Tinto operates the world's largest integrated portfolio of iron ore assets with industry-leading performance and technology. Our iron ore business continues to be the world's largest autonomous truck operator and a proud leader in automated mining technologies.

The expansion of operations at WTS2 has created opportunities for Mobile Equipment Maintenance Leaders within the Greater Tom Price network. These opportunities will be offered on a fly in, fly out basis (ex Perth airport)

The successful candidate will be required to reside in the Pannawonica township.

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.

Are you ready to be part of something great? Apply now!

This role is for applicants residing in or willing to permanently relocate to Western Australia. Rio Tinto offers Fly in and fly out options from Perth, our regional FIFO hubs and the opportunity to live in our residential towns where applicable.

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

Applications close on 16th May 2021 (Rio Tinto reserves the right to remove advertised roles prior to this date)

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