M5 Protection Officer

Job Highlights

  • 8:6 OR 4:3 roster, day shift & night shift

  • Residential to Karrathaor FIFO from Perth

  • For the right candidate, opportunities for fulltime employment

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.

What You Will Be Doing:

Our client Rio Tinto is currently seeking motivated individuals who are interested in working in a Rail Safeworking/M5 Protection Officer role. This role is for safety focused individuals who are keen to establish a career within the Rail Network Maintenance team based at 8 Mile in Karratha. At times you will need to be flexible with the occasional night shifts when the team is doing project work. Be able to stay at camps for a few nights when working long distances from Karratha.

You will be called upon to execute Local Protection Authority and Track Protection Authority activities throughout the Rio Tinto Iron Ore network. Undertake task specific safeworking to support the day-to-day track protection requirements for all renewals and maintenance activities.

What You Will Need:

  • C Class Drivers Licence

  • M5 RTIO Rail Safeworking qualification

  • RTIO endorsements are highly regarded

  • Ability to pass an Cat 1Rail Medical

  • Good understanding of the RTIO Rail Network

About WorkPac

Awarded Large Recruitment Agency of the year by SEEK, 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.

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Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:

Fran Colorito - Recruitment Coordinator

Phone contact: (08) 6462 1157

WorkPac - Industrial Mining

Reference no. TMPRIJ202374831

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: M5 Protection Officer
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Environ./Health and Safety Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2023-06-10
Reference: TMPRIJ202374831


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