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Project Controls Manager

Company: Rio Tinto
Location: Superior
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Job Description:

Project Controls Manager

  • Great opportunity to work for a global company at the forefront of mining
  • Excellent opportunity to develop your career and further develop your technical expertise
  • Role-based in Superior Arizona(outside of Phoenix)All progress begins with pioneers. At Rio Tinto, it begins with you.We are looking for a Manager - Project Controls to manage and deliver all project controls services, including development, implementation, and support of all controls functions in medium projects or a stream of a megaproject. This role will require strong communications skills to engage with stakeholders across the portfolio and will focus on the development of a team to capture, shape, and prioritize demand, and collaborate with supporting functions to deliver a value-based portfolio.Reporting to the Project Director - Resolution and working in a collaborative and exciting environment you will:
    • Develop and implement the project controls processes including all aspects of planning/ scheduling, cost control, change management, and support functions
    • Identify and implements improvement opportunities for streamlining the work process
    • Apply discipline governance and quality assurance across capital projects
    • Maintain relationships with key stakeholders to drive a culture of collaboration, participation, and improvement
    • Analyze and report progress to plan to provide a firm basis for strategic and operational decisions
    • Manage and develop the performance of the team in line with Rio Tinto's company values, to achieve objectives
    • Contribute to the capital projects guidance and protocols in the capital projects frameworkWhat you'll bring
      • A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team
      • Ability to define, implement and lead strategic programs across a large organization
      • Be a thought leader, drive innovation and continuous improvement
      • Experience facilitating and leading multi-disciplined, high-performance teams
      • Experience developing and monitoring the delivery of efficient and effective solutions to diverse and complex business problems
      • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related discipline, or equivalent and extensive related project experience
      • 8+ years implementing project controls processes for heavy industry - preferrable mining industry.What we offerWe are committed to providing our employees with a generous benefits package. Be recognized for your contribution, your thinking, your hard work, and go home knowing you've helped the world progress, we provide:
        • A safety-focused and inclusive working environment
        • Advantageous salary package with annual cash incentive awards (STIP) for eligible employees
        • Access to top-tier family-friendly health programs including medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, life insurance coverage, and various voluntary benefits.
        • Excellent retirement plan including up to 6% defined company contribution; Generous 401k matching program
        • Generous Rio Tinto employee share program, which allows you to purchase Rio Tinto Company shares.
        • Comprehensive leave policies which cover all moments that matter in life: PTO (paid time off), paid holidays, and paid bereavement leave.
        • A favorable child-caregiver leave program (Up to 100% salary top-up)
        • Discount programs for leisure purposes and access to Virgin Pulse with incentives supporting your well-being
        • Ongoing Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family; to help in addressing educational opportunities, addiction treatment, depression, stress, domestic issues, financial management, and legal concerns.
        • Our team and industry experts are here to support and work with you to explore your learning potential and career goalsAbout Rio TintoEvery idea, every innovation, every little thing the world calls 'progress' begins with a first step, and someone willing to take it: explorers, inventors, entrepreneurs. Pioneers. For nearly 150 years, Rio Tinto has been a company of pioneers - generations of people spanning the globe, all with the grit and vision to produce materials essential to human progress.Our iron ore has shaped skylines from Shanghai to Sydney. Our aluminium - the world's first to be certified "responsible" - helps planes fly and makes cars lighter. Our copper helps wind turbines power cities, and our boron helps feed the world and explore the universe. Our diamonds help us celebrate the best parts of life.Where you'll be workingThe Resolution Copper project is a proposed underground mine 60 miles east of Phoenix, Arizona, near the town of Superior. The project is a joint venture owned by Rio Tinto (55%) and BHP (45%). The ore deposit lies nearly 7,000 feet below the earth's surface. It represents one of the most significant untapped copper deposits today, with an estimated copper resource of 1.787 billion metric tonnes at an average grade of 1.5% copper. The mine has the potential to supply nearly 25% of US copper demand.The mine will create several thousand direct and indirect jobs, with an economic value of several billion dollars over the estimated mine life. Resolution will also serve as an engine for economic growth, and use best practices to create a safe, sustainable, and environmentally friendly operation. The copper from the mine will be used to produce vital products that modern society depends upon, such as electric vehicles, smartphones, and MRI scanners.Permitting is well underway, and the public plays a significant role in planning and approving the project.Every Voice MattersWe are committed to an inclusive environment where people feel comfortable being themselves. We want our people to feel that all voices are heard, all cultures respected and that a variety of perspectives are not only welcome - they are essential to our success. We treat each other fairly and with dignity regardless of race, gender, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, or anything else that makes us different.At Rio Tinto, we particularly welcome and encourage applications from Indigenous Peoples, women, the LGBTQ+ community, mature workers, people with disabilities and people from different cultural backgrounds.Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/VRio Tinto participates in E-Verify to confirm work authorization. Please visit for more information.

Keywords: Rio Tinto, Gilbert , Project Controls Manager, Executive , Superior, Arizona

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