Mining Systems Technician

Location: Western Australia Posted Date: May 23, 2020
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Employer Job Id: TMPRIJ202053177 Careermine Job Id: 1842487
Job Highlights
  • 2:2 roster
  • FIFO from Perth. Other WA regional ports may be on offer pending availability
  • Job satisfaction, where you will be a valued member of the team


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

Reporting to the site-based Mining Systems Supervisor; you will provide direct support and be required to respond quickly when faults are identified to the site?s mining system applications.

With the introduction of the Operations Centre, located in Perth, you will also act as the interface between site-based customers and the Operations Centre production systems to ensure ongoing user requirements are being delivered in a consistent and professional manner.

Skills and Experience
  • Trade qualification in Auto Electrical, Radio Communication or Industrial IT
  • Extensive knowledge in Mining systems application such as Modular Mining (Dispatch, MineCare and Powerview)
  • Strong working knowledge of Komatsu Autonomous Haulage System
  • High Precision GPS
  • Demonstrated experience with Fleet Management Systems
  • Mobile radio network (WIFI)
  • Manual C Class Australian issued Drivers Licence (minimum)


Desirable if you have
  • Experience in Mobile radio network (LTE) and CCTV camera systems
  • Mine Production Reporting Solutions (Oracle an SQL based experience)
  • Experience in Pit Technology Solutions (i.e. Survey Technology, Wall Monitoring Solutions)
  • Experience with Autonomous Mining Systems
  • Open cabling license and endorsements
  • Proficient in the use of SAP


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

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Mia Lowe - Recruitment Coordinator
Phone contact:?? 08 6462 1121
WorkPac - Rio Tinto Project Services
Reference no. TMPRIJ202053177

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