Reliability Engineer – Fixed Plant – Yandi FIFO

  • Company:
    Rio Tinto
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    5 days ago
  • Category:
    Engineering

About the role

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Reliability Engineer to join our Asset Management & Engineering Services (AMES) team at Yandi. With exposure to the newest technology and innovation, you will champion defect elimination and reliability engineering processes in order to improve asset reliability and integrity for the fixed plant processing equipment.

Reporting to the Superintendent Asset Management and Engineering Services, you will:

  • Lead and conduct high level root cause analysis (RCA) for asset failures using asset performance management software
  • Analyse plant performance data to successfully identify and implement reliability improvement initiatives
  • Recommend and implement tactics designed to support high levels of asset safety, reliability and integrity
  • Provide technical engineering support to the site maintenance execution teams
  • Execute both technical based projects derived to improve the performance of our operations
  • Monitor and analyse the performance of our assets and analyse primary/ secondary maintenance tasks to improve asset reliability and cost 
  • About you

    To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • The ability to work collaboratively across a diverse range of stakeholders and operational teams
  • Experience leading continuous improvement activities
  • Practical experience and an understanding of reliability concepts – FMECA, RCM, etc.
  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering or related discipline and previous maintenance or reliability experience within a mining environment
  • Experience in SAP, Wave, Momentum and APM will be advantageous
  • A demonstrated commitment to safety
  • A current and valid manual ‘C Class’ driver’s license
  • An understanding of fixed plant processing equipment will be beneficial
  • Where you will be working

    This position is based at our Yandicoogina operation on a FIFO 5/2; 4/3 roster from Perth.

    Located 100km North-West of Newman, our Yandicoogina Operations has a dedicated airport, state-of-the-art camp facilities and family friendly rosters making it an exciting and pleasant place to work at.

    What’s on offer

  • A supportive and inclusive community environment
  • Comprehensive relocation assistance, heavily subsidised company housing, annual holiday travel allowance and other residential lifestyle benefits
  • Career development & education assistance to further your technical or leadership ambitions
  • 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
  • Attractive employee share scheme, extensive salary sacrifice and salary packaging options, and exclusive employee discount schemes
  • Leave for all of life’s reasons (vacation/annual, paid parental, sick leave)
  • 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. 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.