Tom Robertson loves working at Rio Tinto.
Tom Robertson loves working at Rio Tinto. Christopher Chan

Eco credentials appeal to worker

TOM Robertson's passions have always been in science and the environment and securing a job at Rio Tinto Alcan has meant he can pursue them both.

Working in the industry for just over two months, so far Mr Robertson is impressed with what he sees.

"It is good to work with Rio Tinto because of their proactive approach to environmental responsibilities," Mr Robertson said.

"They go above and beyond their environmental requirements."

Mr Robertson said he also appreciated the security offered by working with Rio Tinto and the chance to learn different skills.

"They offered a permanent job with development opportunities," Mr Robertson said.