Careers with Rio Tinto

Rio Tinto

Welcome to a world of opportunity

If you're looking for adventure, genuinely interesting work, and fantastic career opportunities, then Rio Tinto is for you.

We are a global leader in the mining and metals sector, with our 55,000 people operating across six continents in more than 40 countries.

From our operations to our work with communities, everything we do is with the future firmly in mind. We're committed to sustainable and innovative ways to do business, deliver results and build a great work environment. It’s how we grow - it’s how you grow.

Exploration and discovery have been at the heart of our business for over 140 years. Now it’s your turn to help us explore new opportunities.

We go further

Our people are our most powerful asset. We are a diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion. We understand it helps us work together to develop a focused yet flexible career paths for our workforce.

We are looking for candidates with outstanding ability and specialist experience. You will have the hunger and drive to learn new skills and gain lifelong experience as part of a successful and dynamic organisation.

You will collaborate with some of the best people in the industry and work with cutting edge technologies. These include our custom-designed remote control systems and a wealth of sophisticated computer technology that is helping us create the mining industry for the future.

You will also help us exceed the expectations of our customers, who range from steel producers to metal retailers to hybrid engine manufacturers.

Be valued, be included

No matter how they may differ, our people share one thing in common. It’s a belief that work is more rewarding when we are accepted and valued for our differences, not judged by them. It’s a belief that regardless of how we look, speak or think, we all have something to contribute and it’s this contribution that makes for a great organisation and fulfilling career.

Only by working together, pooling our strengths, can we create an environment in which innovation and creativity can grow and individuals thrive.

We get involved

The nature of our business means we forge close relationships with the environment and communities, wherever we operate. We're involved in education, supporting local communities with resources, and awarding grants for social and health programmes. Wherever we operate, we strive for close involvement with both government at all levels and NGOs.

By promoting the employment of local people, improving understanding of biodiversity and land management, and contributing to worthwhile community projects, we aim to keep integrity at the heart of our company.

Be part of it

Our culture is inclusive, exciting and performance - driven. You'll be part of an environment that welcomes new ideas and creates confidence in your ability to learn and achieve.

Because our people are our future we give you what you need to thrive. You can also look forward to a strong sense of care for your wellbeing. Best of all, you'll work with people who have a similar passion for their work, and approach everything they do with energy and integrity.

Rio Tinto is a world leader in finding, mining and processing the Earth's mineral resources, and your talents.

So be yourself. Be part of Rio Tinto.