This job has expired

Maintenance Supervisor

Rio Tinto
Boron, CA, US
Closing date
May 17, 2022

View more

Maintenance/Mechanical, Supervisory
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

Maintenance Supervisor
  • Excellent Opportunity to develop your career as a Maintenance Supervisor - Boron, CA
  • Become a team leader at a global mining company with the latest technology and innovations.
  • Expand and uphold our world class reputation for safety and performance.

About the role

We are looking for a Maintenance Supervisor to lead a team of Maintenance Tradespersons (5 - 15 individuals) in executing maintenance activities ensuring asset management processes are consistently applied. This role is a great opportunity to learn and develop your career. Working and reporting to the Superintendent, you will be:
  • Monitoring working practices and adherence to safety procedures to ensure safety of employees. Complying with Rio Tinto and Statutory Safety requirements
  • Understanding, applying, adhering to the approved maintenance work management program and ensuring compliance to planned and scheduled work orders.
  • Allocating maintenance coverage for breakdowns. Resolves on the job issues (with regards to planned maintenance activities, maintenance shutdowns, etc.)
  • Managing, supervising and allocating work to a team of trade employees in maintenance activities.
  • Interfacing with planners and fellow Supervisors to assist in planning and scheduling of work.
  • Ensuring work is completed in accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement and soliciting input from team members.

What you'll bring

To be successfully considered for this role, you will have:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent, but more advanced degree preferred
  • 5+ years of experience in a maintenance/operations or a related field
  • Experience supervising a team
  • Knowledge of mining equipment, subsystems, lubrication properties and equipment troubleshooting
  • Excellent computer skills, knowledge of MS Office, Excel& SAP

It will also be beneficial if you have:
  • Knowledge of MSHA regulations

What we offer

We are committed to providing our employees with what they deserve. Be recognized for your contribution, your thinking, your hard work, and go home knowing you've helped the world progress, we provide:
  • A safety-focused and inclusive working environment
  • Advantageous salary package with annual cash incentive awards (STIP) for eligible employees
  • Access to top tier family-friendly health programs including medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, life insurance coverage, and various voluntary benefits.
  • A 6% of eligible pay Company contribution to save for your retirement needs
  • Generous 401(k) Company match program (company match dollar per dollar up to 6% of your base pay) up to defined limits
  • Generous Rio Tinto employee share program, which allows you to purchase Rio Tinto stock in the form of ADRs and includes matching Company shares.
  • Comprehensive leave policies which cover all moments that matter in life (vacation, short-term sick leave, paid holidays, paid bereavement leave).
  • Regional and national discounts program for a multitude of leisure purposes and products
  • Ongoing Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family; to help in addressing educational opportunities, addiction treatment, depression, stress, domestic issues, financial management, and legal concerns.
  • Our team and industry experts are here to support and work with you to explore your learning potential and career goals

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 will be working

Rio Tinto Borates is a global leader in industrial mineral supply and science. We supply approximately 25% of the world's demand for refined borates, minerals essential to life and modern living. We seek to create mutual value by working closely with our investment partners and host communities. Our 20 Mule Team Borax brand pays tribute to our first borates mining operation in Death Valley in 1872.

Every Voice Matters

At Rio Tinto, we particularly welcome and encourage applications from Indigenous Peoples, women, the LGBTQ+ community, mature workers, people with disabilities and people from different cultural backgrounds.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Rio Tinto participates in E-Verify to confirm work authorization. Please visit for more information.


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.

Find Us
Rio Tinto
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert