Boilermaker, Welder

Location: Western Australia Posted Date: February 14, 2020
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Employer Job Id: TMPRIJ202050405 Careermine Job Id: 1834119
Job highlights

  • Karratha and Dampier residential applicants only
  • Fantastic 4:5/5:4/5:5 roster and lifestyle in a coastal location
  • Both full time and casual employment options
  • Attractive employee benefits scheme


About our Client

Rio Tinto operates the world's largest integrated portfolio of iron ore assets. These assets include a world-class, integrated network of 15 iron ore mines, four port facilities, a 1,700 kilometre rail network and related infrastructure. Rio Tinto are expanding operations in the Pilbara to epic proportions while introducing next generation technologies to deliver greater efficiency, lower production costs and improved health, safety and environmental performance.

About the Role

WorkPac is seeking experienced Boilermakers to join the Plant Shut Maintenance teams to perform planned maintenance activities at Rio Tinto's Dampier Ports Operations. These port facilities consist of shipping terminals with each terminal having facilities for train unloading, iron ore stockpiling, product blending and ship loading.

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will be required to:

  • Maintain infrastructure through repairing and overhauling the fixed plant equipment.
  • Complete preventative and corrective maintenance for all equipment in the fixed plant area
  • Conduct routine inspections of fixed plant assets and determine repair action when required
  • Utilise SAP to ensure that maintenance tasks are recorded, assigned correctly and completed


Skills & Experience

  • Relevant Australian recognised trade certification
  • Manual C Class Australian issued Drivers Licence (minimum)
  • Fabrication and repair experience within fixed plant facilities
  • Welding and oxy cutting
  • Basic understanding of SAP maintenance systems or similar highly regarded


About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

Apply Now

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Jessica Cristiano - Recruitment Coordinator

Phone contact: (08) 9201 6260

WorkPac - Rio Tinto Project Services

Reference no. TMPRIJ202050405

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.