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Controller Plant

  • Location Perth
  • Work Type Full Time - Permanent
  • Positions 1 Position
  • Published At: 4 months ago
  • Job no: 41332
  • Categories: Operations
  • Seeking an experienced Plant Controller.
  • Immerse yourself in an inclusive, diverse and supportive culture.
  • Perth Based Roster 4_5;5_4;5_5


Roy Hill represents the next generation of integrated iron ore mine, rail and port ­­­operations in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Situated approximately 340 kilometres south east of Port Hedland, our world-class operation is the only independent iron ore business with West Australian majority ownership. With a defined mineralisation of more than 2.4 billion tonnes of high grade iron ore, enough to sustain a mine life of more than 20 years, Roy Hill is introducing a new wave of innovation, technology and knowledge to Australia’s iron ore industry.

Our Demand Chain leadership team is now seeking a Controller Plant to join the team, based at the Remote Operations Centre at the Perth International Airport. Reporting to the Supervisor Control, this role is responsible for controlling the fixed plant infrastructure of the Roy Hill Mine Process Plant, Train Load Out and the Port Loading Facility Circuits in order to safely maximise throughput rate and runtime.

Accountabilities will include: -

  • Ensure the safe and efficient processing of iron ore through the fixed plant infrastructure that you have been assigned control of
  • Ensure the needs of the Operations and Maintenance teams (Roy Hill Process Plant, Train Load Out and Port Loading Facility) are addressed in a safe, timely and professional manner
  • Prepare for tasks as issued on the daily execution task sheets (DETS)
  • Accurately monitor the status of the fixed plant infrastructure to optimise the capability of the Roy Hill Demand Chain
  • Correspond with site maintenance and maintenance planning regarding equipment faults, breakdowns and shutdown planning

‘The Real You’

For you to achieve outstanding results in this position, you will be an experienced Controller along with the following: -

  • Demonstrated experience of experience controlling a Process Plant, Train Load Out or a Port Loading Facility.
  • Prior experience with a bulk commodities mining company with Significant process plant operator experience
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Ability to manage competing work priorities in a busy remote operations environment

We are looking for people who appreciate and align with our culture, demonstrate our values of lead, care, think, perform and that are looking to work for an innovative, world-class operation. If you meet the above key requirements, have a positive mindset, are willing to work hard and perform as part of a committed and supportive team - apply now.


‘The Real Offer’

Our people are the driving force behind our success. We are committed to attracting and retaining people who have the right mix of skills, knowledge, leadership and motivation to operate one of Australia’s largest and most innovative integrated iron ore mining, rail and port operations.  We reward performance and loyalty and offer a range of generous benefits.

We understand that there are many important areas in your life, and work is only one of these.  We are committed to supporting you in all aspects, by providing even time site rosters, generous bonus schemes, industry-leading career support, learning and development opportunities, and lifestyle and recreation activities for you and your family to enjoy.

We respect and value the diversity of our people and believe our differences strengthen our business. We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment, where everyone is treated fairly and with respect. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, women and minority groups.

Please note, to be eligible to work at Roy Hill, you must be legally permitted to work permanently in Australia.

Unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

  • Published on 10 Jul 2019, 12:11 AM

Lead | Care | Think | Perform

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