Engineer - Integrity

Job Description

About Orica

At Orica, it’s the power of our people that leads change and shapes our futures.  Every day, all around the world, our people help mobilise vital resources essential to progress. Established in 1874, we have grown to become the world leader in mining and civil blasting with a diverse of team of more than 13,000 across the world.

It’s an exciting time to join us – we are shaping the future of mining through digital and automated technologies, embracing new ways of thinking, pioneering innovation and reimagining the way we work.

About the role

We are delighted to announce that an opportunity exists for an Engineer – Integrity at our Yarwun manufacturing site located in Gladstone, QLD.

Orica Yarwun manufactures nitric acid, ammonium nitrate and sodium cyanide products which are used in mining, infrastructure, agriculture, and water industries locally, nationally and internationally.  Orica has operated at Yarwun for over 30 years and is committed to the health and safety of employees and minimising the impact of our manufacturing activities on the community and the environment.

The core focus of an Engineer – Integrity is to provide mechanical engineering excellence to support the implementation of Orica’s Asset Management Mandate & Standard, to ensure safety and environmental protection, whilst optimising asset value at all stages of the life cycle for the purpose of achieving the business strategy.

What you will be doing

• Support Continuous Manufacturing strategic initiatives;
• Provide pressure systems expertise (rotating equipment expertise desirable);
• Undertake Life Cycle Cost Analysis and evaluation;
• Provide expert assistance for and during Turnarounds;
• Collaborate with other Asset Management functions;
• Conduct auditing activities and gap evaluation;
• Undertake external benchmarking of existing capability and existing technologies.

What you will bring

• Degree qualification in Mechanical Engineering and/or other recognised qualifications such as AICIP, API and AINDT;
• At least 5 years’ experience in plant engineering;
• Significant pressure systems experience (Design, manufacture, inspection (new and in-service), and repair of Pressure Equipment including heat exchangers, pressure vessels, tanks, piping, pressure relief valves);
• Capability in time based, extended time based, and Risk Based inspections analyses, Fitness for Service, materials knowledge and welding knowledge;
• Experience within projects, maintenance, and operations.

What we offer

As part of a truly global company, you will have the ability to grow and learn in a diverse, collaborative culture. We foster relationships and learning through connected global and local teams, promote flexible and diverse career paths and support the development of your knowledge and skills.

You will be paid a competitive salary, learn from talented individuals across multiple disciplines and be able to thrive in a safe workplace within a collaborative culture. Ignite your career at a place where your distinct potential can find its home.

We respect and value all

Orica promotes and fosters a culture of inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment everywhere we operate. We treat our people and applicants with fairness, dignity, and respect, getting the best of everyone’s contributions.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, nationality, age, military or veteran, marital or disability status.