Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Workpac | western australia, WA, AU

Posted 14 days ago

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Mechanical Engineer
8:6 roster, FIFOfrom Perth
Based at 7 Mile, Dampier
6 month role with potential to extend
About the Role:
The RSM Engineering team at Rio Tinto are looking for a Mechanical Engineer in a blended Maintenance / Reliability Engineering role to join the team.
The role will see you operate within a small mechanical engineering team, reporting to the Specialist Reliability Engineer, where you will be exposed to a broad range of rolling stock assets including more than 12,000 wagons and 220 locomotives, RSM Machine Shop assets, a variety of other fixed-plant assets required to sustain RSMs operations as well a diverse service car fleet including brake, index & fuel cars.
Key Responsibilities will include:
Review and optimisation of maintenance tactics and procedures.
Field assistance with complex breakdowns.
Examining maintainability concerns and executing small projects to improve maintainability as well as efficiency & effectiveness of maintenance techniques.
Fleet and critical equipment monitoring routines and remediation actions.
Investigations into failures and systemic fleet or equipment defects & concerns.
Performing analysis into key fleet performance & reliability measures including unscheduled loss, primary & secondary maintenance tasks to improve asset performance & reliability.
Involvement in the Defect Elimination process defect identification, investigation and DE project execution
Skills & Experience Required:
Bachelor of Engineering, preference of Mechanical however Mechatronics will also be considered. Minimum 2 years industry experience.
Experience within a maintenance and/or reliability engineering role rail desirable however will suit those with experience in mobile or fixed-plant maintenance fields.
Good mechanical aptitude and experience / familiarity with mechanical, pneumatic & hydraulic systems.
General exposure to electrical & control systems preferred.
Experience with common problem-solving techniques 5-whys, RCA, RTIOs Basic Investigation Tool.
High-level understanding of SAP work management processes.
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