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Digger Operator

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Job Highlights

  • Variety of rosters available 2&1 and 8&6

  • FIFO options from Perth, Geraldton, Broome, Albany or Busselton

  • Opportunities for fulltime employment in the future

  • Retention Bonus on offer - Sites turning AHS

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

Multiple positions available for experienced production excavator operators at Rio Tinto.

Reporting to the Production Superintendent, you will form part of the production team as a Production Excavator Operator, loading autonomous dump trucks.

As a key member of a high performing team, you will play an integral role in implementing our client's production requirements.

Skills and Experience

  • Demonstrated competency operating Hitachi EX3600, EX5500 or EX5600 excavators or equivalent

  • 12 months + mining production experience

  • Autonomous site experience highly regarded

  • Manual C Class Australian issued Drivers Licence (minimum)

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.

Apply Now

  • Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:

  • Zade Allen - Recruitment Coordinator

  • Phone contact: 08 9591 0332

  • WorkPac - Rio Tinto Project Services

  • Reference no. TMPRIJ202158872

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: Digger Operator
Contract type: Contract
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Production Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2021-03-20
Reference: TMPRIJ202158872