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Geotechnical Logging Engineer

Job description

  • Roster 8:6 DS

  • $48-55ph

  • FIFO: Perth

About the Company

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

WorkPac are currently seeking an experienced Geotechnical Logging Engineer with Rio Tinto for a 8:6 roster FIFO from Perth based within the Pilbara. Within this position we are seeking an enthusiastic Geotechnical Engineer to provide geotechnical support to the mining operation through proactive management of geotechnical risk and hazard identification. Reporting to the Senior Geotechnical Engineer and working in a challenging and exciting environment within Mine Technical Services you will be responsible for slope monitoring system design, installation and performance management and also provide input into drill and blast design.


Slope monitoring system design

Installation and performance management

Provide input into drill and blast design

Skills and Experience

Relevant Tertiary Qualification ( Geotechnical Engineering, Civil Engineering or Geology )

Knowledge of Geotechnical Logging Methodology

Iron ore experience, Pilbara Geology or prior RTIO experience highly regarded.

Manual C Class Australian Licence (minimum)

Job Reference Number: TMPRIJ202163535

How to Apply:

Click on the Apply button or for more information please contact:

WorkPac Professional Principal Consultant: Sam Lemme - quoting the above reference number.

About the Company

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Looking after our employees is important to us. Through our my rewards platform, we offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more.

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: Geotechnical Logging Engineer
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Geoscience Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2021-08-27
Reference: TMPRIJ202163535