Project Lead - Mining Technology

Project Lead - Mining Technology

Workpac | perth, WA, AU

Posted 16 days ago

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12 month duration with strong possibility of extension
Perth based role with weekly site travel
Join a global leader in the Mining and Resources sector
About the Role
WorkPac are seeking a Senior Project Lead - Mining Technology to join the high performing Right Size Autonomous Truck electric (RSATe) team within the Rio Tinto's Sustaining Capital division. The successful applicant will be responsible for the planning and delivery of proposed autonomous solution at the RSATe Development and Demonstration site located at Paraburdoo. Later in the program this role will also be responsible to lead a small team of Operational Readiness experts that will deliver the required artefacts to enable successful transition into the next phase of the program (deployment). Whilst this is not a technical role experience with delivering Operational Technology is highly desirable.
Duties and Responsibilities
Input into the delivery of new autonomous mining applications
Develop\maintain complex Project Execution Plans
Managing project scheduling, financial forecasting and purchasing
Assist with the drafting and reviewing of project documentation
Develop the transition to Operation Readiness phase
Skills and Experience
A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team
Formal project management qualifications
Demonstrated experience delivering complex operational technology projects
5 years industry experience in Mining (Operations Readiness or Production Engineering)
A 'can do' attitude and proven ability to scope and solve problems
Demonstrated self-motivation and the ability to work independently
Strong Communication & Stakeholder Management skills
Strong IT skills and understanding of Microsoft suite of programs
Mining Production exposure with autonomous trucks, drills or dozers
Strong Project Management skills and experience within an operational mining environment
Experience with other Autonomous applications (Komatsu, Caterpillar etc)
Please be aware that proof of COVID-19 vaccination may apply in accordance with Public Health Orders, State Health Directions and/or site specific Health and Safety requirements.
Reference Number 7469J20222417
How to Apply
Click onto the 'Apply' button or for more information, please contact WorkPac Principal Consultant - Racquel Clibbens on (02) 4927 7795 or and quote the above reference number.
About WorkPac
WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Looking after our employees is important to us. Through our myrewards platform, we offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more.
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.