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Communications/Radio Frequency Technician

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Job Highlights

  • Paid induction time & call out allowances

  • Ongoing position

  • 8:6 roster

About the Client

Rio Tinto operates the worldâs 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 position

A ongoing opportunity exist for skilled Site Communication Technician who will contribute to the successful operations with Rio Tinto Tom Price and Paraburdoo sites.

Reporting to the Communications Supervisor, you will conduct preventative maintenance on various communication and mining systems such as Wi-Fi, CCTV, SCADA, DGPS and UHF Radios.


The successful applicant will have:

  • Experience in a similar role performing installations, fault finding and maintenance within a mining environment

  • Relevant trade qualification (Radio Communication or Electronics Technician)

  • UHF Motorola and Simoco Radio experience

  • C class Manual Drivers Licence

  • Right to Work in Australia

About WorkPac

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

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Click onto the apply button.  For more information contact:

Mia Lowe - Recruitment Coordinator

Phone contact: 08 6462 1121

WorkPac - Industrial Mining

Reference no. TMPRIJ202164719

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.

Job title: Communications/Radio Frequency Technician
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Electrician Trades & Services
Job expiry: 2021-09-30
Reference: TMPRIJ202164719