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Engineer Track and Civil | FIFO Port Hedland

Date: 11-May-2021

Location: PH FIFO, AU

Company: Roy Hill Holdings Pty Ltd

• FIFO Port Hedland – 8:6 Roster
• Generous bonus schemes
• Learning and development opportunities
• 18 weeks paid parental leave


Roy Hill represents the next generation of integrated iron ore mine, rail and port operations in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. We recognise that our people are the driving force behind our success and are committed to attracting and retaining people who have the right mix of skills, knowledge, leadership and motivation. Our focus isn’t just on mining – or people with mining experience – we’re on the lookout for people whose values and attributes align with ours.


Roy Hill is currently seeking an Engineer Track & Civil to join the team on a FIFO 8:6 roster based in Port Hedland. Reporting to the Specialist Engineer Track & Civil, you will be responsible for providing engineering support to the Rail Track and Civil maintenance team and other stakeholders. Day to day duties include site inspections, reliability analysis and reporting, preparation of technical documentation, carrying out technical investigations, and development and implementation of minor projects. 


Accountabilities include: -
• Provide technical input into the development of maintenance strategies and procedures aimed at ensuring safe and efficient operation of the railway infrastructure
• Assist in developing technical standards and provide the technical reports defined in the rail maintenance plan
• Assist with audits of track & civil and documentation for regulatory compliance
• Develop technical documentation and specifications for rail operations, maintenance and projects
• Develop and execute improvement projects including management of associated external consultants and suppliers
• Undertake scoping of track and civil shut works, execute front-end engineering shut works, and providing site support during execution
• Review and updating of technical documents
• Carry out regular inspections of the rail infrastructure and ensure defects are appropriately managed and recorded in the relevant computer systems (RTCM and SAP).
• Assist with rail track condition monitoring and the analysis of data from the track recording vehicle and other systems/records used by the rail maintenance teams.
• Position will be site based in Port Hedland with frequent travel to all rail sites to undertake technical investigations, field inspections and execution of maintenance and construction works.


For you to achieve outstanding results in this position, your experience may include the following: -
• Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
• Demonstrated experience in heavy haul track and civil engineering
• Experience of the design, maintenance, approval and implementation of civil and engineering elements of rail including below ground structures, drainage and earthworks.
• Awareness of the National Rail Safety Regulator Regulations
• Experience in reporting systems and defining report requirements
• Project planning / management, prioritising and organising ability


Are you ready to join us on the journey?
Roy Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages indigenous Australians and females to apply. We promote cultural diversity, gender equality and non- discrimination.
To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work permanently in Australia.
Please note that unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.