Electrical Maintainer – Tom Price

Western Australia
May 30, 2024
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  • Great opportunity to join a dynamic maintenance team with supportive leadership
  • Residential role in a beautiful town located near Karijini National Park – Tom Price
  • Family friendly 8 days on and 6 days off roster and temporary FIFO until housing is available 

About the role

We are looking for an Electrical Maintainer to support the Tom Price Electrical Plant Maintenance Team to provide safe and efficient electrical maintenance, repairs and fault finding to our assets. The role is a great opportunity for a safety conscious individual looking for a new challenge.

Reporting to the Fixed Plant Electrical Supervisor, you will:

  • Safely execute electrical maintenance
  • Maintain statutory electrical inspections and records as required by MSIR
  • Complete fault finding and repairs of electrical systems and equipment
  • Complete Inspections to identify faults and raise quality notifications in SAP for repairs
  • Isolation of equipment for maintenance requirements
  • Complete quality handovers with oncoming crews and other maintenance teams including contractors

About you

To be considered for this role, you will have: 

  • A manual Australian C-Class Driver’s licence
  • A WA “A” Grade Electrical Licence and Trade cert
  • A HV Operator ticket (desirable)
  • PLC Competency
  • Competency with use of SAP and Raising Quality Notifications
  • A passion for safe execution of work
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise multiple tasks

Where you will be working

Located in the central Pilbara, Tom price is a family-friendly and modern fully-serviced town designed to complement the regions natural environment. It‘s known as one of the most attractive towns in the Pilbara with a supermarket, primary and secondary schools, hospital and high standard of recreation and child care facilities. Regular in-town events and activities include the popular Mount Nameless Festival, drive-in cinemas, local fairs and team sport competitions; in addition to being home to one of the largest open cut mines in the world. It offers an ideal base to explore the natural wonders of the Karijini and Millstream Chichester National Parks or travel to beautiful coastal towns over a long weekend. For more information on Tom Price, please visit: https://www.ashburton.wa.gov.au/community/tom-price/

What’s on offer?

  • A permanent position working directly for Rio Tinto
  • Full domestic relocation assistance provided
  • Company housing provided in all residential towns
  • Subsidised living expenses including rent and utilities
  • Two flights to Perth per annum for you and your dependents
  • Assistance with boarding costs for students in primary, secondary or post-secondary education
  • A competitive base salary reflective of your skills and experience with Annual incentive program
  • Comprehensive medical benefits including subsidised private health insurance for employees and immediate family 
  • Extensive salary sacrifice and salary packaging options that includes residential housing, airport parking, cars and superannuation
  • Attractive share ownership plan
  • Company provided insurance cover
  • Exclusive employee discounts (banking, accommodation, cars, retail and more)
  • Leave for all of life’s reasons (vacation/annual, paid parental, sick leave)
  • A work environment where safety is always the number one priority
  • Career development and education assistance to further your technical or leadership ambitions
  • Ongoing access to family-friendly health and medical wellbeing support

About us

As pioneers in mining and metals, we produce materials essential to human progress.

Aluminium for cars and smartphones. Copper for wind turbines, electric cars and the pipes that bring water to our home. Borates that help crops grow, titanium for paint – and diamonds that celebrate the best things in life. Our long history is filled with firsts. We’ve developed some of the world’s largest and best quality mines and operations, and our people work in around 35 countries across six continents.

Creating an inclusive and diverse workforce

We are a diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion. No matter how they may differ, our people share one thing in common. It’s a belief that work is more rewarding when we are accepted and valued for our differences, not judged by them. We all have something to contribute, and it’s this contribution that makes for a great organization and fulfilling career. 

Apply today if you want to work with the latest technology and innovation, in an environment where we challenge you to drive positive change. 

This role is for applicants residing in or willing to permanently relocate to Western Australia. 

Please note, in order to be successfully considered for this role you must complete all pre-screening questions. You may also be required to complete on-line assessments as part of the selection process. So if you are looking for a new challenge, great location and an exceptional team of technical experts, apply now. If you would like to know more about careers at Rio Tinto, you can like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or join us on LinkedIn 

All progress begins with pioneers – at Rio Tinto it begins with you.