Diesel Fitter - Workshop

Rio Tinto
Gladstone, Queensland, AUS
Aug 03, 2022
Sep 02, 2022
Full Time
Diesel Fitter - Workshop
  • Day shift rosters to suit your lifestyle
  • Opportunities to work on a variety of unique equipment
  • Opportunity to undertake various training courses

About the role

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

We are looking for a Diesel Fitter to join the Boyne Smelters Limited in the Mobile Equipment Workshop Team, reporting to the Team Leader, the vacancy offered is a day shift roster with a roster allowance.

If you are passionate about safety, show initiative and can work unsupervised we have an opportunity for you. Some of the core activities of these roles include:
  • Troubleshooting and problem-solving equipment failures and improving reliability
  • Identifying defects and providing feedback on asset performance and health
  • Promoting and identifying HSE opportunities to improve equipment, processes and behaviours
  • Identifying and implementing improvement initiatives which will involve working with many different disciplines within the organisation

What you'll bring

To be successfully considered for these roles, you will have:
  • A diesel fitting trade qualification
  • You will have demonstrated ability to function effectively as part of a team and bring a positive attitude to working with others
  • A demonstrated commitment to safety and zero incidents
  • The ability to solve problems in a professional and calm manner
  • A driver's license

And experience in at least one or more of the following areas:
  • Maintenance on Heavy Mobile Equipment Fleet, including Forklifts, Front End loaders Trucks etc
  • Demonstrated experience working with safety systems

It would be an advantage if you have any of the following:
  • Dogging, Forklift Licence
  • National accredited Working at Heights and Confined Space qualifications.
  • SAP experience

What we offer

Be recognised 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
  • A permanent position working directly for Rio Tinto
  • A competitive base salary reflective of your skills and experience with annual incentive program
  • Comprehensive medical benefits including subsidised private health insurance for employees and immediate family
  • Attractive share ownership plan
  • Company provided insurance cover
  • Extensive salary sacrifice & salary packaging options
  • Leave for all of life's reasons (vacation/annual, paid parental, sick leave)

Where you'll be working

Boyne Smelters Limited is Australia's second largest aluminium smelter with a 1,000-person strong workforce. Located approximately 20km south east of Gladstone at Boyne Island on the Central Queensland coast, BSL produces around 500,000 tonnes of aluminium per annum.

Activities at BSL include manufacturing carbon anodes in the carbon plant, aluminium production (smelting) in reduction lines, and casting of molten material into aluminium products ready to ship. The smelter is connected via a conveyor belt to the Queensland Alumina Limited refinery for the supply of alumina.

BSL is committed to protecting the environment and ensuring safe work practices where people feel safe at work and care for each other.