Senior Planner

Last updated 13 days ago
Location:Tom Price
Job Type:Full Time

Senior Planner - Fixed Plant

  • Residential living in Tom Price – Monday to Friday or compressed working week roster
  • Extensive salary sacrifice and salary packaging options that includes residential housing, cars and superannuation
  • Company housing provided in all residential towns & Full domestic relocation assistance provided

About the role

We are looking for a Senior Planner Fixed Plant to oversee the overall management of our Fixed Plant planning team. This team is responsible for the successful planning of large scale shutdowns and weekly maintenance for all of our fixed plant mechanical, electrical and production teams across the site along with the overall management of fixed plant assets.

This role is a great opportunity for a strong leader with a background in maintenance and maintenance planning. Reporting to the Superintendent Maintenance Shutdowns, you will be:

  • Developing and maintaining our maintenance plan for all site assets
  • Providing subject matter expertise to site on our Planning & Scheduling, Work Management and Shut Management processes
  • Liaising with multiple stakeholders, including Engineering, Asset Management, contract Vendors and site leadership to continuously improve service levels and implement process improvements
  • Development and tracking of monthly annual budgets and spend profile for Tom Price Fixed Plant activities, and ensuring that costs are appropriately managed and monitored against the annual plans
  • Monitoring and improve the effectiveness of our Maintenance Planning & Scheduling process
  • Designing and implement personal and professional development program for your team to build and continuously improve capability, flexibility and skill set diversity

About you

To be successfully considered for this role, you will have:

  • WA Current C Class Manual Driver’s License
  • Trade and/or Engineering qualification
  • Advanced SAP skills and experience with processing work flow notifications
  • Substantial experience in a Fixed Plant environment
  • Intermediate knowledge in Microsoft Office including Project and Excel
  • Previous experience in a similar planning/scheduling position with a focus on shutdown planning
  • Strong experience in work management processes

It will also be beneficial if you have:

  • Experience with zero based budgeting and data analytics would be advantageous
  • Capable of operating in a fast paced and dynamic working environment with the ability to multi-task priorities

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, 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

Applications close on 27th October 2020 (Rio Tinto reserves the right to remove advertised roles prior to this date)

Ready to experience something unique? Come work with us.

This role is for applicants residing in or willing to permanently relocate to Western Australia. Rio Tinto offers Fly in and fly out options from Perth, our regional FIFO hubs and the opportunity to live in our residential towns where applicable.

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. Iron ore to shape our city skylines. 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.

Please note, in order to be successfully considered for a role you must complete all pre-screening questions.

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