Rail Signals Technicians
About the role
All progress begins with pioneers. At Rio Tinto, it begins with you.
We’re looking for experienced Signals Technicians to safely maintain and improve our rail signalling asset which includes the world’s first autonomous heavy haul system, Autohaul.
We 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.
Our network is the largest privately owned and operated heavy haul rail system in Australia, and as we focus on the future, our vision is to become the greatest heavy haul railway in the world.
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.
Reporting to the Signals Supervisor you will have the option to be residential in Karratha on a 4 days 4 nights 6 off, or FIFO to Tom Price and Gudai-Darri on an 8 day on 6 days off, 7 nights on 7 days off. In this role you will:
What you’ll Bring
To be successfully considered for this role, you will have:
It will also be beneficial if you have:
What we offer
Be recognised for your contribution, your thinking and your hard work, and go home knowing you’ve helped the world progress.
Apply today if you want to work with the latest technology and innovation, in an environment where we challenge you to drive positive change.
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