Project Engineer/Lead

  • Perth Base

  • Competitive Rate

  • Ongoing Role

About the Company

Rio Tinto operates the world's 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 currently seeking a Project Engineer / Lead during construction phase based in Central Park in the CBD. Site travel is required on an ad-hoc basis.

Skills and Experiencing:

  • Any discipline, but must be project focused. Ideally should have some technical knowledge of their discipline (engineering, building, small project delivery) but SME level knowledge not required

  • Projects are in the NPI work stream so construction/non-mining background with any built form construction experience is suitable

  • Ideally has mining experience, but not mandatory

  • Familiarity with the Pilbara region a benefit but in no way a requirement

  • Role entails the entire project life cycle from inception to close

  • Idea generation

  • Options analysis

  • Consultant and design management

  • Funding approvals

  • Stakeholder engagement

  • Project Engineer/Lead during construction phase

  • Management of site issues where required

  • Management of budget and construction programme

  • Ability to both manage contractor reporting and deliver own reports upstream

  • Close out

  • 5-15 yearsexperience

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.

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For further enquiries, please contact

Konrad Poprawa on

Reference Code: TMPRIJ202268277- Konrad Poprawa.

About the Company

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. Register or apply with us for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.

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/Lead
Contract type: Casual
Location: Perth - CBD, Inner & Western Suburbs, Perth
Industry: Engineering Other
Job expiry: 2022-03-27
Reference: TMPRIJ202268277


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