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Project Advisor

Job description

  • Join a global leader in the mining sector

  • Initial 12 month contract with potential extension

  • FIFO 8/6 to East Pilbara

About The Role

WorkPac are seeking a Project Advisor to join a construction project implementation team for Rio Tinto Sustaining Capital on a FIFO 8/6 roster to East Pilbara.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide site contractor management, construction expertise and implementation skills to deliver projects safely in a sustainable, timely, suitable and cost-effective way.

  • Ensure all site construction activities comply with and are delivered to Rio Tinto standards and policies for HSE.

  • Coach on safe behaviours through daily field leadership.

  • Establish effective relationship with Contractor supervisors and teams, built around trust and empathy.

  • Coach and mentor contracting partners in all aspects of HSE.

  • Review all levels of risk assessment (L2RA, SWP, Take 5 etc).

  • Carry out CCFV, CRM Coaching and Quality Safety Interactions.

  • Lead Level 1 incident investigation ensuring actions are completed and closed out.

  • Review and issue all required Permits dependant on Site requirements (eg. General Permits, W@H, Confined Spaces).

Skills & Experience

  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering or Construction.

  • Previous Rio Tinto project construction experience.

  • Current WA C Class Driver's license.

  • Strong decision-making capability along with ability to work autonomously.

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.

  • Ability to lead, influence and motivate.

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 on the apply button or for more information please contact:

Julie Rice, Principal Consultant

WorkPac Rio Tinto Project Services - Professional


Job Order reference number: TMPRIJ202058238

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: Project Advisor
Contract type: Contract
Location: Australia, Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Project Management Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2020-12-13
Reference: TMPRIJ202058238