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Rail Serviceperson/Maintainer

Job description

Job Highlights

  • 6/6 DS:NS roster

  • Residential opportunity for Karratha or Dampier residents

  • Ongoing employment opportunity

About our Client

Rio Tinto operates the worldâs 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 experienced maintainers to support our client Rio Tinto at their 7 Mile Rail Facility.

Duties will include servicing, diagnosing defects and competently repairing Pooled Fleet and âJ❠Fleet wagons which includes:

  • Qualifying and replacing of Wheelsetâs as required using an overhead crane or Jacks

  • Assembling/disassembling and replacing Draft Gears, Couplers and other Drawgear components

  • Testing, diagnosing faults and repairing brake systems

  • Repairing wagon structural body damage

  • Repairing Bogies

  • Qualifying wheelset bearings, pressing bearings on/off and qualifying Axles.

  • Operating Simmonds Stanray Milling Machine and any future wheelset truing machine

  • Shunting wagons within workshop yard

  • Operate Yard Drop tables

Skills and Experience

  • C class drivers licence (minimum)

  • Ability to pass a Category Rail Medical

  • Forklift Licence (preferred)

  • Australian Rights to Work

About WorkPac WorkPac is Australiaâs leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the countryâs leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

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Sheree Mitchell - Recruitment Coordinator

Phone contact: (08) 91596602

WorkPac - Rio Tinto Project Services

Reference no. TMPRIJ202163527

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: Rail Serviceperson/Maintainer
Contract type: Contract
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Automotive Trades & Services
Job expiry: 2021-07-28
Reference: TMPRIJ202163527