Plumber - Koodaideri

Location:Perth
Job Type:Full Time

Infrastructure Plumber – Koodaideri

  • Be part of a group that is safety driven and values inclusion
  • Make your mark setting up our new, intelligent mine
  • A great opportunity to join our greenfield iron ore operation

For nearly 150 years, we have been producing materials essential to human progress – minerals and metals that are still part of everyday life, including the iron ore that shapes the skylines of cities around the world.

Partnering with our communities and Traditional Owners at every stage of our journey, we continue to learn and improve – always aspiring to create the safest, most efficient and sustainable operations that we can.

Next comes Koodaideri, a place that brings together everything we have learned to create a technically advanced iron ore mine – a new mine for a new way of working.

This is your opportunity to be at the pioneering edge of mining.

At Koodaideri your voice matters. We are building a new generation mine with a family of talented people at its heart.

About the role

We want you to live the lifestyle that is right for you and your family. Your safety and wellbeing is our number one priority and we focus on managing every risk so you go home safely at the end of every shift. This starts with investing in a modern work environment and giving you the quality tools you need to do your job.

We are looking for a skilled and performance-driven Infrastructure Plumber to join our newly formed team. Initially you will be seconded to the commissioning team for a period of 9 months in Perth. You will then join the Koodaideri operations team on site

This role is a great opportunity for someone with a strong work ethic and a 'can do' attitude. Reporting to the Infrastructure Supervisor, you will be:

  • Working on Non Process Infrastructure across Koodaideri operators

  • Monitoring and interpreting the data on SCADA systems

  • Undertaking sampling and testing of water to ensure high quality

  • Conducting all tasks in a safe and reliable manner

What you’ll bring

  • A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team
  • A relevant trade qualification, such as Plumber or Water Fitter
  • Poly welding knowledge and experience

  • Experience from either a Mining or Heavy Industrial environment

  • Demonstrated experience in waste water treatment and water supply

  • Ability to work in dynamic team environment

  • Ability to work unsupervised

  • Intermediate proficiency in MS Office

  • Ability to interpret data on SCADA systems

What we offer
Be recognised for your contribution, your thinking and your hard work, and go home knowing you’ve helped the world progress.

  • A work environment where safety is always the number one priority

  • A permanent position working directly for Rio Tinto

  • 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

  • Attractive share ownership plan

  • Company provided insurance cover

  • Extensive salary sacrifice & salary packaging options

  • Career development & education assistance to further your technical or leadership ambitions

  • Ongoing access to family-friendly health and medical wellbeing support

  • Leave for all of life’s reasons (vacation/annual, paid parental, sick leave)

  • Exclusive employee discounts (banking, accommodation, cars, retail and more)

Every Voice Matters
We are committed to an inclusive environment where people feel comfortable to be themselves. We want our people to feel that all voices are heard, all cultures respected and that a variety of perspectives are not only welcome – they are essential to our success. We treat each other fairly and with dignity regardless of race, gender, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, age, sexual orientation or anything else that makes us different.

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.

Applications for this role will close on May 31st 2020, however we do reserve the right to close the role earlier.

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