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Project Engineer

Job description

  • Join a global leader in the mining sector

  • FIFO 5/2/4/3 roster to the East Pilbara

  • 12 months+ contract

About the Role

WorkPac are seeking a Project Engineer to join Rio Tinto's Sustaining Capital Team on a FIFO 5/2/4/3 roster covering the East Pilbara (West Angeles, Hope Downs and Yandi). The role may also involve some Perth based work, depending on the phase of the project. During shutdowns, work will be required on site throughout the duration of shut, typically lasting 5-7 days.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist the Project Lead in executing the projects in various phases of development within sustaining capital.

  • During feasibility study assist in design review process.

  • Liaise with site stakeholders to ensure the works are planned in the scheduled shutdowns.

  • Attend shutdown meetings and ensure work orders are planned in the shutdown Gantt.

  • Be the focal point for the site related activities for the contractor.

  • Manage interfaces with site operations to have the contractors set up for success for implementation.

  • Review technical queries and obtain clarifications from relevant stakeholders/consultants.

  • Monitor contractor's works progress and ensure they are tracking to schedule.

  • Review/witness any QA/QC checks on ITP.

Skills & Experience

  • Degree qualified in Mechanical, Structural or Civil Engineering.

  • Experienced managing SMP construction works for mining projects.

  • Previous site experience required, preferably in a shutdown environment.

  • Able to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers.

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

  • WA C Class Driver's 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

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

Julie Rice - Principal Consultant

Western Recruitment Team


Job Order reference number: TMPRIJ202159571

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: Contract
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Mining - Eng. and Maintenance Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2021-03-19
Reference: TMPRIJ202159571