Second Class Power Engineer/Stationary Engineer

Rio Tinto
Labrador City, NL, CA
Apr 08, 2021
May 08, 2021
Full Time
Second Class Power Engineer (Stationary Engineer)
  • Be part of a group that is safety driven and values inclusion
  • Join our global leading business offering outstanding personal development & global career opportunities
  • Based in the beautiful outdoor and family-oriented community of Labrador City, NL

About the role

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

We are looking for a 2nd Class Stationary Engineer, to conduct both maintenance and operating activities in multiple, high-pressure plants. The work schedule is 7 days on, 7 days off (days and nights), based in Labrador City, NL.

This is a great opportunity for a safety-oriented and mechanically-skilled individual, to grow their career in a global mining company.

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.

Reporting to the Supervisor Heat, Steam & Air, and working in this unique role within the Iron Ore Company of Canada in Labrador City, you will be:
  • Working safely in accordance with Rio Tinto safety standards actively participating, and engaging in safety initiatives promoting our "Zero harm" safety culture;
  • Receiving direction from the Supervisor to safety operate the plants;
  • Operating and conducting maintenance on various pumps, heat exchangers, boilers, compressors and vacuum pumps;
  • Performing standard tests on boilers, checking valves and gages for levels, temperatures and pressures;
  • Taking readings of all operating equipment, performing calculations, recording in logs and preparing other reports.

Please note: Fly-in-fly-out arrangements are not available. Relocation assistance is provided.

What you'll bring
  • A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team;
  • 2nd Class Power Engineer Certification of Competency
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent;
  • Minimum of a valid Class 5 driver's license;
  • Experience performing maintenance on pressure vessels
  • Consideration will also be given to 3rd Class Power Engineers who are actively pursuing a 2nd Class Power Engineer qualification

What we offer

Be recognized 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
  • Career development & education assistance to further your technical or leadership ambitions
  • A competitive base salary reflective of your skills and experience with annual incentive program
  • Ongoing access to family-friendly health and medical programs, pension and savings plans
  • Attractive share ownership plan
  • Leave for all of life's reasons (vacation/annual, paid parental, sick leave)
  • Exclusive employee discounts
  • 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

The Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC) is a leading Canadian producer of iron ore concentrate and iron ore pellets that serves customers worldwide. The company operates a mine, a concentrator and a pelletizing plant in Labrador City, Newfoundland and Labrador, as well as port facilities in Sept-àŽles, Quebec. It also operates a 418 kilometer railroad that links the mine to the port.

Every Voice Matters

At Rio Tinto, we particularly welcome and encourage applications from Indigenous Peoples, women, the LGBTQIA2 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.

Applications close: April 22, 2021

(Rio Tinto reserves the right to remove advertised roles prior to this date)