Project Engineer

  • Monday to Friday roster

  • Perth based with adhoc travel to the Pilbara

  • Ongoing casual position

About our Client

Rio Tinto operates the worlds 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 seeking an experienced Project Engineer to be part of the Rail Network Renewals Engineering Team. The successful candidates will work an Monday to Friday roster. This role will be casual with an ongoing duration. This role is a great opportunity to work in a dynamic team that is responsible for delivering Rio Tinto Rail Divisions capital renewals program.

Responsibilities and Duties:

The annual renewals program includes turnout renewals, level crossing renewals, plain line renewals, high output ballast cleaning, sleeper replacement and rail replacement. Reporting to the Engineering Superintendent you will be required to:

  • Take projects from design through to execution and closeout

  • Work with the project team and internal stakeholders to plan major track renewal works

  • Complete engineering activities in accordance with RTIO engineering standards and practices

  • Participate in design and constructability reviews

  • Support staging, planning and methodology development for track renewal works

  • Support the execution of renewal works within a multi-disciplined heavy haul rail environment

  • Support in the management of scope, time, and quality of the project

  • Govern the delivery of planned works in alignment with RTIO standards and procedures

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Tertiary qualification in either Mechanical or Civil Engineering/Construction or similar

  • Sound knowledge of engineering, construction and design

  • Experience in a large infrastructure environment

  • Ability to apply logical and critical thinking skills to projects

  • Proficient skills in Microsoft Excel, Word and Project

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Ability to work in a team and prioritise tasks & common goals

  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with a variety of stakeholders

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.

How to Apply:

Click on the Apply button or for more information please contact:

WorkPac Principal Consultant Sara Mason on 08 9201 6243 quoting the below reference number.

RioTintoProfessional Job Reference Number: 7469J20233596

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.

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 Engineer
Contract type: Casual
Location: Perth
Industry: Engineering Other
Job expiry: 2023-06-25
Reference: 7469J20233596


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