Project Lead, Sustaining Capital

  • Perth based with ADHOC site travel

  • Attractive hourly rate

  • Join a global leader in the Mining and Resources sector

About the Client

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

We are looking for a Project Delivery Lead (Civil or Mechanical) to join the Paraburdoo Project Delivery team and provide end to end management of a diverse portfolio of projects; including a replacement of stockyard rail foundations and stockpile drainage. These projects are high-profile, with engaged stakeholders and 18-24 month duration.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Knowledge of project management (scoping, planning, scheduling, resource planning, and cost estimation)

  • Prepare and review estimates, budgets, forecasts, schedules, and execution plans

  • Monitor project progress against budget and forecasted schedule

  • Drafting bluesheets and capital expenditure applications (CEAs)

  • Maintain positive, effective, and on-going communications between key stakeholders and contract partners

  • Foster strong relationships with all partners in the project stages

  • Undertaking quality Leadership in Field activities to review current activities, practices and processes, and identifying any gaps for improvement

Skills and Experience

  • A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team

  • Proven safety leadership skills in the mining or relevant industry

  • Well-developed people influencing, engagement and communication skills

  • Mature approach to issues and strong decision-making skills

  • Capable of writing conclusive reports and articulating project benefits and challenges

  • Proficient in Microsoft suite of applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Teams, Project)

  • Have a good understanding in the use of SAP

  • Experience in project engineering with brownfields mining experience is highly desirable

  • Experience in overseeing Contractor Management and the Iron Ore Contractor Management System (CMS) is highly desirable

  • Hold an Australian 'C' Class manual drivers' license

  • It will also be beneficial if you are certified in project management or project management professional

RioTintoProfessional Reference Number 7469J20233808

How to Apply

Click onto the 'Apply' button or for more information, please contact WorkPac Principal Consultant - Racquel Clibbens on (02) 4927 7795 or and quote the above reference number.

About WorkPac

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Job title: Project Lead, Sustaining Capital
Contract type: Casual
Location: Perth
Industry: Construction & Architecture Project Management
Job expiry: 2023-07-03
Reference: 7469J20233808


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