Mechanical Engineer - Maintenance

Rio Tinto
SaltLakeCity, UT, US
May 04, 2021
Jun 03, 2021
Full Time
Mechanical Engineer - Maintenance
  • Work for a company that places the health and safety of employees above all else
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Continue to build your career with opportunities for future advancement - Salt Lake City,UT

About the role

We are looking for a Maintenance Engineer to deliver business objectives through the implementation and support of physical asset management processes.

This role is a great opportunity for a highly motivated individual with technical expertise to make continuous improvements to asset performance and reliability. Reporting to the Reliability Superintendent, you will:
  • Provide day to day technical support to maintenance teams for a variety of physical assets
  • Manage Continuous Improvement process to deliver improvements in safety, production and cost
  • Manage site based capital project delivery and interface with central sustaining capital project teams
  • Perform root cause analyses and provide inputs to a Defect Elimination team
  • Provide logistical and technical support during plant shut downs
  • Publish daily KPIs relating to production critical assets or systems
  • Validate production loss data.
  • Participate in Reliability facilitated asset tactics development

About you

To be successfully considered for this role, you will have:
  • A Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical or other relevant related technical field
  • 3+ years of experience in engineering maintenance roles
  • Experience working in a fixed plant environment as well as HME (Heavy Mobile Equipment)
  • An ability to work collaboratively in small teams, and demonstrate adaptability
  • Experience in delivering Continuous Improvement initiatives and projects
  • Experience in Defect Elimination processes and Root Cause Analysis

It will also be beneficial if you have:
  • Demonstrated knowledge of SAP or equivalent CMMS
  • Lean Six Sigma methodology experience or Black Belt Certification

What we offer

Here is just a glimpse of our industry leading rewards package:
  • A safety-focused and inclusive working environment
  • A competitive salary package with annual cash incentive awards (STIP) for eligible employees
  • Career development & education assistance to further your ambitions
  • Access to top tier family-friendly health and medical programs
  • Excellent retirement plan including 6% defined company contribution
  • Generous 401k matching program
  • A comprehensive leave policy that covers all moments that matter in life (vacation/annual, paid parental leave, short term sick leave, paid holidays)
  • Ongoing individual wellbeing support for you and your family for personal and professional matter
  • Generous Rio Tinto employee share program

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

Our Kennecott mine is a world-class, fully integrated copper mining operation, including a concentrator, smelter and refinery, located just outside Salt Lake City, Utah, in the United States. We produce copper, precious metals including gold and silver, molybdenum and sulfuric acid. Kennecott has been mining and processing minerals from the rich ore body of the Bingham Canyon Mine since 1903, and is one of the top producing mines in the world, comprising approximately 11 percent of U.S. annual copper production.

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 Indigenous Peoples, women, the LGBTQ+ community, mature workers, people with disabilities and people from different cultural backgrounds.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

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