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Laboratory Operator

Job description

Job Highlights

  • 2:1 Roster

  • FIFO options from Perth, Busselton and Broome

  • Attractive employee benefits scheme

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

An opportunity exists for an experienced mine site laboratory operator at Rio Tintoâs West Angelas mine. This is for a 6 month contract which could be extended subject to performance.

Reporting to the Laboratory Supervisor, you will be physically testing (crushing, grinding, weighing, sieving) iron ore / base metals, conducting manual preparation using rotary sample dividers and other associated duties within a laboratory environment.

Skills & Experience

  • Experience as a Laboratory Operator in a mining environment

  • Software systems knowledge such as Starlims, SAP, FDMS, TIKS, SuperQ and ChemAlert

  • Technical and analytical experience in flux fusion, Leco TGA, XRF, robotic sampling with Herzog equipment,

  • 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:

  • Jessica Cristiano - Recruitment Coordinator

  • Phone contact (08) 9201 6260

  • WorkPac - Industrial Mining

  • Reference no. TMPRIJ202165096

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: Laboratory Operator
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Mining - Production Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2021-10-14
Reference: TMPRIJ202165096

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