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Junior Engineer

Job description

  • Work for a world class organisation

  • Lead Order of Magnitude Studies

  • Perth based with travel to the Pilbara

About the Role:

WorkPac are currently seeking a Junior Engineer based within Perth. This position will support the Sustaining Capital Projects department to assist with Order of Magnitude studies, working with established systems and processes. You will be responsible for the development of sustaining capital projects from Project Initiation through to Stage Gate 1. This role holds a Monday to Friday roster with competitive hourly rates available for the successful applicant.

Sustaining Capital delivers a portfolio of sustaining capital projects that support our mining and port operations to produce iron ore in a safe and cost effective manner. This role is part of a team of engineers responsible for delivering a portfolio of projects from Initiation through to implementation and closure of the project.

This role is a great opportunity to develop your knowledge, and understanding of project scope initiation, assessing possible solutions, on a very diverse range of projects.

You Will Be:

  • Accountable for the receipt of concept, finalising the scoping and development of sustaining capital projects from idea phase through to Stage Gate 1.

  • Working closely with Operations, Business Analysts Project Control Services, Contracts & Procurement and Health & Safety to feed the pipeline of projects and realising the benefit to our operations;

  • A valued partner of our site operation and maintenance teams, you will build close partnerships with the internal and external stakeholders to deliver focussed solutions.

  • Seeking capital efficiency throughout the delivery lifecycle.

Skills & Experience

  • Relevant tertiary qualification in Engineering

  • Understanding of mining and port operations would be advantageous

  • Decision making capability along with the ability to work autonomously

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills

  • Engaging, inquisitive, positive attitude is a must

  • Willingness to undertake site visits as required

  • Hold a manual Drivers Licence

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 on the apply button or for more information Contact:

Amanda Moore (07) 4969 4719|

Job Reference Number: TMPRIJ202162432

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: Junior Engineer
Contract type: Contract
Location: Australia, Perth
Industry: Engineering Mechanical
Job expiry: 2021-07-04
Reference: TMPRIJ202162432