Process Engineer

  • 6 month duration

  • 8:6 FIFO day shift roster

  • Join a global leader in the Mining and Resources sector

About the Role

WorkPac are currently seeking an experienced Process Engineer to join our client, Rio Tinto for a 6 month duration. This role will be an 8:6 day shift roster to Paraburdoo.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform plant troubleshooting, optimisation, and continuous improvement

  • Ensure plant capacity is fully optimised and production targets are met

  • Investigate deviations from the plan, including identifying and recommending solutions

  • Provide technical support and advice to fixed plant Ops & Maintenance crews and frontline

  • Identify, scope, and execute productivity and safety improvement work

  • Validate downtime data in accordance with the RTIO time mode

  • Report plant performance through daily, weekly, and monthly reporting formats

  • Prepare and distribute operating strategies and measure conformance to plan

  • Tracks operational data, provides own conclusions and recommendations.

  • Solves problems related to own sector of activities according to standard procedures/methods

  • Manages implementation of simple scope projects or improvements.

  • Acts as a credible technical resource to supervisors and technicians in own sector.

  • Influences peers and leaders by providing solid input in projects and daily activities.

  • Develops level of understanding of problem-solving and project leading methodologies as a team member.

  • Writes documents/reports on actions/recommendations in a clear and succinct language.

  • Provides technical assistance to production operations.

  • Supervises employees and contractors whenever required.

  • Presents proposed solutions/results to team members.

  • Positively engage, collaborate, and strengthen partnerships across site

Skills and Experience

  • Qualified process engineers with experience in fixed plant/ processing operations

  • Design and operates metallurgical process plants. Roles contribute to beneficiation technology and provide technical input to process raw material in order to produce saleable products.

  • WA Manual C class license

  • Confined space

  • Working at heights

Please be aware that proof of COVID-19 vaccination may apply in accordance with Public Health Orders, State Health Directions and/or site specific Health and Safety requirements.

Reference Number 7469J20232760

How to Apply

Click onto the 'Apply' button or for more information, please contact WorkPac Principal Consultant - Racquel Clibbens on (02) 4927 7795 or and quote the above reference number.

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Looking after our employees is important to us. Through our myrewards platform, we offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more.

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: Process Engineer
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Chemical and Process Engineering
Job expiry: 2023-02-16
Reference: 7469J20232760


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