Electrical Coordinator

Electrical Coordinator

Rio Tinto | Weipa, Queensland, AU

Posted a month ago

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About the role


Finding better ways to provide the materials the world needs.

We are looking for an  Electrical Coordinator  to help lead a maintenance team to ensure safety, people and production targets are met.

This role is a great opportunity for somebody wanting to progress into a leadership role, who has a strong focus on safety and driving cultural change.

In addition to paying competitively and providing great benefits packages, we want you to live the lifestyle that is right for you and your family. And because of our size and scale, there are many opportunities to learn, grow and do more than you ever thought possible. Every hour of every shift, your safety and wellbeing is our number one priority. We do the work only if it is safe, and we invest to make sure every member of the team has the quality tools they need to do their job.

Rio Tinto Weipa is located 900km north-west of Cairns on the Gulf of Carpentaria and has been operating for over 50 years. Over the years, it has developed into a vibrant and diverse cultural hub of the Western Cape. Weipa offers a coastal community rich in geographical beauty and cultural heritage that provides families with opportunities to participate in leisure activities, sports and community events. With a strong sense of community, the region has plenty of natural beauty to offer including the opportunities for boating, fishing, camping and exploring.

The Amrun Mine Site is located 40 kilometers south west of Weipa with a life expectancy of 40 plus years to expand our bauxite operations and continue production from one of the world’s premier bauxite deposits. This expansion will strengthen the economy and provide exciting opportunities for the people of Cape York and Queensland for future generations.

Reporting to the  Fixed Plant Electrical Supervisor  and working in a challenging and exciting environment within the Fixed Plant maintenance team, you will:

Support a team of tradespersons (both mechanical and electrical) with their day-to-day operations;
Providing visible leadership and driving the safety culture;
Continually developing and upskilling team members;
Leading by example, communicating effectively, and ensuring values of the business are adhered to.

What you’ll bring

A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team
Relevant Trade Qualifications
Prior experience in mining and maintenance of fixed plant equipment
A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team
Ability to work with and lead a diverse workforce
Established prioritisation and time management skills
Knowledge of the SAP system
A ‘C’ class manual drivers license

It will also be beneficial if you have:

Previous operational leadership experience
Computer literacy, including exposure to Microsoft Word, Excel, Teams and SAP
Strong communication skills along with the ability to work in a team environment
Exposure to other aspects of the fixed plant process (e.g. ship loading, On the Job Training, control room operations, etc.)

What we offer

Domestic relocation assistance on offer
Weipa accommodation benefit
Amrun Allowance
Remote area allowance
Amrun Operations allowance
Remote area holiday travel assistance
Paid parental leave up to 9 months! (no distinction between primary or secondary carer)
Health cover scheme for employees and their immediate family
Salary sacrifice & packaging options – rental, mortgage, super, vehicle
Rio Tinto employee share program
Employee discounts – banking, accommodation, motoring, retail and more.

Where you will be working

Rio Tinto Weipa is located 900km north-west of Cairns on the Gulf of Carpentaria and has been operating for over 50 years. Over the years, it has developed into a vibrant and diverse cultural hub of the Western Cape. Weipa offers a coastal community rich in geographical beauty and cultural heritage that provides families with opportunities to participate in leisure activities, sports and community events. With a strong sense of community, the region has plenty of natural beauty to offer including the opportunities for boating, fishing, camping and exploring. Construction of the Amrun mining operation, located 40 kilometres southwest of Weipa, was completed in late 2018 expanding our bauxite operations to continue production from one of the world’s premier bauxite deposits.