Project Engineer, Sustaining Capital

  • Fantastic Opportunity to join a Leading Mining & Resources Client

  • Be part of a team that values safety, inclusion, and innovative thinking

  • 5:2,4:3 Roster

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 currently seeking a Civil Project Engineer to join Rio Tinto on the 5:2,4:3 roster. The primary purpose of this role is to support the Project Lead by providing Project Engineering expertise on bulk earthworks and civil projects.

Key Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Supporting the Project Lead by providing Project Engineering expertise on bulk earthworks and civil projects.

  • Manage project Contractor(s) - safety performance, monitoring progress, conformance with scope of work, contract deliverables, quality standards and specifications.

  • Engage with site key stakeholders to plan and coordinate Sustaining Capital Project works with Site activities (operating and shutdown).

  • Perform site inspections of Contractor Works (planning, quality, progress, change management).

  • Coordinate Technical Queries through the Project Lead and Consultant (providing technical and site experience/input) and/or engineering subject matter experts

  • Supporting the Project Lead, review progress payment claims, review project schedule compliance, provide monthly progress reports to internal stakeholders, track project budget, prepare and review accommodation and monthly cashflow forecasts.

  • Demonstrate safety leadership in the field, engaging in Critical Risk Management ensuring the highest HSEQ standards are being met at all times in accordance with Lifesaving Commitments.

  • Collaborate well with project support functions (including procurement, cost analysis, estimators, planners, shutdown schedulers, travel, accommodation, and mobilisation teams).

  • Ensuring the day-to-day scope delivery is meeting schedule.

  • Utilising the Sustaining Capital project procedures to assist moving new projects through the stages Pre-Feasibility, Feasibility, Implementation and Close Out.

  • Determining optimum design solutions in consultation with the design teams.

  • Creating an accurate Project Budget and forecasting cash flow.

  • Creating a Project Schedule to meet required business deadlines.

  • Reviewing construction methodologies and tender documentation.

  • Developing scope of works.

  • May support other disciplines within the Dampier delivery portfolio, depending on demand and priority

Skills and Experience Required:

  • 4-7 years post-graduate experience with bulk earthworks and civil projects in the mining industry

  • Experience with Contractor/Sub-contractor management;

  • Experience with reviewing resource loaded schedules;

  • Experience with QA/QC process and system requirements

About WorkPac:

WorkPac is Australia's largest privately owned workforce services business with over 1.3 million registered candidates. We offer tailored solutions in recruitment, skills and career development across Mining, Construction, Healthcare and more. Our consistent promise to both candidates and clients is that choosing WorkPac is always a "Good Move".

Apply Now:

Click on the Apply button or for a confidential discussion please contact:

Principal Consultant: Kayla Royal via Contact Number 07 4979 8631 quoting the below Reference Number
RioTintoProfessional Job Reference Number: 7469J20245101

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, Sustaining Capital
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Perth
Industry: Engineering Other
Job expiry: 2024-06-11
Reference: 7469J20245101


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