Operators (FIFO)

Employer
Rio Tinto
Location
Perth, WA, AU
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Feb 14, 2022

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Category
Machinery Operators
Work Term
Permanent
Work Load
Full Time
Language
English

Job Details

Operators (FIFO)
  • Join our global leading business offering outstanding personal development
  • Be part of our friendly, diverse and safety focussed teams
  • Lifestyle friendly rosters with competitive pay, annual bonuses and great benefits.
  • Fly in; Fly out opportunities from Perth, Busselton, Geraldton, Albany, Broome or Derby

About the role

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

We are looking for experienced Mobile Plant, Fixed Plant and Drill & Blast Operators to join the team. This is a great opportunity for experienced, safety focused Operators to join the Rio Tinto Iron Ore team on a permanent basis.

In addition to paying competitively and providing great benefits packages, we want you to live the lifestyle that is right for you and your family. And because of our size and scale, there are many opportunities to learn, grow and do more than you ever thought possible. Every hour of every shift, your safety and wellbeing is our number one priority. We do the work only if it is safe, and we invest to make sure every member of the team has the quality tools they need to do their job.

What you'll bring
  • A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team
  • An Australian C Class manual drivers' licence or higher
  • Ability to work safely and cooperatively in a team, demonstrating flexibility to business requirements
  • Mobile Plant Operators
    Experience operating at least one of the below:
    - Haul Trucks: 730E, 830E, 930E, CAT793
    - Dozers: D10/D11
    - Loaders/Diggers: EX 2500 / EX 3600, WA 1200, LT 1850, CAT 992, 994
    - Graders: CAT16, CAT24
    - Water Cart: 777
  • Fixed Plant Operators
    - Demonstrated experience in operating fixed plant
    - Current Confined Space and Working at Heights certificates (desirable)
    - High Risk Work Licence
    EWP, RI, LF (desirable)
  • Drill & Blast Operators
    - A Dangerous goods license
    - A shot firer's license is preferred
    - MPU, small loader and drilling experience 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 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.

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, we own an integrated portfolio of iron ore assets: a world-class, integrated network of 16 mines, four independent port terminals, a 1,700 kilometre rail network and related infrastructure all designed to respond rapidly to changes in demand.

We are one of the world's leading producers and exporters of iron ore.

Every Voice Matters

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.

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.

Company

We work in 36 countries – in mines, smelters and refineries, as well as in sales offices, data centres, research and development labs and with artificial intelligence. Our geologists explore the Earth’s wildest terrain. Our wildlife specialists work to protect and conserve grizzly bears in Canada and migratory shorebirds in Western Australia. Our marketing teams make sure our essential materials meet the specific needs of customers around the world. In Australia, our archaeologists work alongside Indigenous Australians to preserve 40,000-year-old rock art.

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