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Control Room Operator

Job description

  • Opportunity to work in a supportive and a collaborative team environment

  • Attractive roster with 3 days on, 3 nights on and 6 days off

  • Based at Perth Airport Operations Centre

About the Role

WorkPac are looking for Control Room Operators to remotely monitor mining plant operations across the Pilbara, ensuring that safety, operational and production targets are met while working to achieve optimal performance in a safe manner. This is a contract role on a roster 12 hour shifts, 3 days, 3 nights, 6 off in Perth.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Control fixed plant assets from a remote location.

  • Escalate Safety, Production and Maintenance issue to appropriate stakeholders for resolution.

  • Execute the plan of the day for the area of control, inclusive of production and maintenance activities.

  • Interact with site based stakeholders via radio, phone and email.

  • Capture and document production interruptions for analysis by other parties.

  • Interact with upstream and downstream process and teams to optimise the outcome.

Skills & Experience

  • Previous experience in a fixed plant control room.

  • Proven experience using SCADA systems (Citect/Wonder Ware).

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills that can be used to control the sites on a day to day basis and improve current operational processes.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Able to multi-task and process information from a number of sources at once.

  • WA C Class 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

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Julie Rice, Principal Consultant

WorkPac Rio Tinto Project Services - Professional


Job Order reference number: TMPRIJ202053822

At WorkPac Professional, 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: Control Room Operator
Contract type: Contract
Location: Perth
Industry: Operations Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2020-07-16
Reference: TMPRIJ202053822