Plant Engineer


Location: Perth

Job Type: Full time



At IGO, our people are important to us. We are bold, passionate, fearless and fun – a smarter, kinder, and more innovative team. We come from a range of places, backgrounds and experiences, and we are excited about what we can achieve together. When you join us, we will invest in your career and your development to ensure you achieve your goals, now, and into the future. That is the IGO difference.

Roster: 8:6 FIFO full time, permanent opportunity from Perth (or DIDO from surrounding areas)

Location: Nova Operation

Key Benefits: 12% Superannuation, significant bonus opportunity, share options, private health insurance, flexible work options, 16 weeks paid parental leave, volunteer leave + more


We are currently looking for an experienced Plant Engineer to join the team at our Nova Operation at an exciting time of growth at IGO.

The Plant Engineer, as a service provider is to provide optimised plant and equipment facilities to meet the established objectives of the business.

We are better together; you will:

  • Develop and implement maintenance strategy and systems;
  • Ensure optimised reliability of plant and equipment operation – service provider mindset
  • Optimise maintenance and operating costs
  • Define and execute capital and maintenance projects
  • Satisfy all safety, environmental, and other regulations
  • Provide and oversee short- and long-term asset management strategies
  • Manage operational risk by using leading indicators to measure and communicate asset health
  • Generate new and varied solutions to problems to improve existing work practices and procedures; and
  • Take ownership for own individual performance to achieve own and team goals.

You will be joining a workplace that offers a supportive, welcoming culture where your efforts will be valued. On site you will stay in a well-maintained camp with fantastic facilities and your own permanent room.


As a collaborative Engineer, you will also have the following:

  • Substantial experience in a similar role with a degree in Mechanical Engineering;
  • Multi-disciplinary background with a strong understanding of not only mechanical but also civil, structural, piping, and electrical engineering disciplines
  • The ability to adapt quickly and work efficiently in a growing and changing environment;
  • A shared alignment with IGO values;
  • Highly developed communication skills with the ability to influence people;
  • A current and valid manual Driver’s Licence;
  • A National Police Clearance obtained within the last 2 months; and
  • Strong commitment to workplace safety and continuous improvement.

If you would like to be part of the IGO journey to deliver clean energy metals for a sustainable future, please click “Apply” and submit an up-to-date resume along with a covering letter.

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We believe in a world where people power makes amazing things happen. Where technology opens up new horizons and clean energy makes the planet a better place for every generation to come. We have big aspirations to explore, develop, produce and partner to achieve our strategy to become a globally relevant, premium producer of energy storage and distribution minerals.

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