Millwright- Temporary Position

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Rio Tinto

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Millwright- Temporary Position

    • Be part of a global mining organization with a strong focus on safety

    • Excellent opportunity for career development and development of technical expertise

    • Competitive salary and benefits - Kitimat 

Rio Tinto is a leading global mining and metals group that focuses on finding, mining, processing and marketing the earth's mineral resources. We have been in business for more than 140 years and remain focused on the long term. We're committed to sustainable and innovative ways to do business, deliver results and build a great work environment. It's how we grow - it's how you grow.


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 organisation and fulfilling career.


The Opportunity


We are looking for a Millwright to work in a temporary role, to support BC Works operations during the summer period.


Rio Tinto is a global leader in aluminium, one of the world's most widely used metals. Active in the sector for more than 110 years, we operate large-scale, high-quality bauxite mines and alumina refineries; alongside the world's most modern and competitive aluminium smelters portfolio. Our industry leadership includes our benchmark smelting technology and enviable hydropower position, key strengths in today's carbon-constrained world.


What the role entails


This role is a great opportunity to become a part of Rio Tinto BC Operations for a temporary role. Working and reporting to the Supervisor Rodding Shop Maintenance, you will be:

    • Exposed to various industrial automated equipment of all types

    • Performing preventive maintenance

    • Performing corrective maintenance work

    • Performing troubleshooting and be involved in problem solving

What you will need for this role


To succeed in this role, you will have:

    • Red Seal Millwright or Electrician Qualification

    • Experience Maintaining Industrial Equipment

    • Valid BC Driver’s license

If you are looking for change, a new career and would like to work for a successful global organisation, join us today.



Please apply online on Rio Tinto website at