Laboratory Technician

Job Highlights

  • 4:5, 5:4, 5:5 roster

  • 12 hour day/night shifts

  • Residential role to Dampier & Karratha

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

WorkPac are currently seeking a Laboratory Technician for our client's Rio Tinto Dampier site.

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.

This role is open to applicants that reside in the Karratha or Dampier region ONLY.

Primary Responsibilities

Conduct sampling, testing and related laboratory tasks following standard instructions and work schedule

Work in accordance with pre-established work instructions and procedures under general supervision

Carries out routine analytical tests and record data using site operational data system

Carries out routine maintenance of laboratory equipment and liaises with senior support staff on fault repair

Carries out duties in accordance with relevant HSE rules and procedures and good laboratory practice

Maintain chemicals stock.

Skills and Experience

Experience as a Laboratory Operator or in the mining environment would be highly desirable however not essential

Forklift Ticket (desirable)

C Class manual drivers license(mandatory)

Willingness to learn

Willing to complete a pre-employment medical

About WorkPac

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

Apply Now

Click onto the apply button. For more information contact

Sheree Mitchell - Recruitment Coordinator

Phone contact - (08) 9159 6602

WorkPac - Industrial Mining

Reference - TMPRIJ202272790

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 communities.

Job title: Laboratory Technician
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Other Trades & Services
Job expiry: 2022-10-11
Reference: TMPRIJ202272790


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