AUSTRALIA IS THRIVING
AND YOUR SKILLS ARE IN DEMAND
Rio Tinto operate the largest privately owned and operated heavy haul rail system in Australia with a vision to becoming the greatest heavy haul railway in the world. They are searching for qualified Rail Engineers to join their team.
Western Australia provides one the largest deposits of Iron Ore across the globe and Rio Tinto contribute greatly to this, transporting ore from their 16 mine sites to four port terminals. Their 200 locomotives operate across more than 1,700 kilometres of track in the Pilbara. Each return trip averages at about 800 kilometres with the journey cycle, including loading and dumping, taking approximately 40 hours.
Rio Tinto’s state-of-the-art operations centre is based in Perth’s eastern suburbs with an exceptional head office of professionals in Perth’s Central Business District headquarters.
Want to live and work in Western Australia?
Working In are the exclusive international recruitment partners for Rio Tinto and we have excellent opportunities for qualified people with experience in the following occupations.
Rio Tinto is looking to hire engineering talent with experience working on a rail network:
- Signaling Engineers
- Rollingstock Engineers
- Reliability Engineers
- Track Engineers
- Systems or Project Engineers
- Rail Signals Technicians
Interested? Read on…
- A competitive base salary reflective of your skills and experience with annual incentive program.
- Generous relocation packages.
- Enjoy the spoils of living on Australia’s west coast.
- A work environment where safety is always the number one priority.
- A diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion.
- Be at the forefront of rail innovation and work on the world’s first automated heavy-haul freight network.
- Work alongside, and learn from, the best people in the rail industry.
- Discounted health cover scheme for you and immediate family.
- Career development & education assistance to further your technical or leadership ambitions.
- Leave for all of life’s reasons (vacation/annual, paid parental, sick leave).
DEMAND FOR THESE ROLES IS HIGH SO APPLY NOW!
ABOUT RIO TINTO
As pioneers in mining and metals, Rio Tinto produce materials essential to human progress.
Their long history is filled with firsts. Developing some of the world’s largest and best quality mines and operations, in around 35 countries across six continents.
They operate 200 locomotives on more than 1,700 kilometres of track in the Pilbara, transporting ore from 16 mines to four port terminals. The average return distance of these trains is about 800 kilometres with the average journey cycle, including loading and dumping, taking approximately 40 hours.
Their network is the largest privately owned and operated heavy haul rail system in Australia, and with focus on the future, their vision is to become the greatest heavy haul railway in the world.
Creating an inclusive and diverse workforce
No matter how they may differ, their people share one thing in common – the 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 that drives positive change.
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.
Not ready to make the move to Australia just yet?
If Australia is not quite on your radar for 2021 but you have the experience we are looking for, we encourage you to still apply. That way you can have an exploratory meeting with the Rio team to discuss future opportunities.
Once we have reviewed your details, if we think you are a suitable fit, we will give you a call to discuss your availability to interview.
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