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Assistant Site Manager - Port of Brisbane

Our Reference:  1608
Job Function:  Logistics
Employment Type:  Permanent (Full Time)
Business Area:  Operations & Commercial
Division:  Operations
Location: 

Port of Brisbane, Queensland, AU

About our team


GrainCorp connects more than 10,000 grain growers with local and international customers via Australia’s largest silo network, with a storage capacity of over 20 million tonnes, seven bulk port elevators and two specialty port terminals. Innovation, integration and partnership are the foundations on which we are growing into our second century with customers at the heart of all that we do.

About the role


The Assistant Site Manager at our grain terminal at Fisherman Islands (Port of Brisbane) / Pinkenba reports to the Site Manager and will assist in managing an operational workforce of permanent, casual and contractor staff that together deliver a safe and effective service in the receival, storage, outload and handling of grains and non-grain commodity.

Specifically, you will:
 

  • Assist in leading, developing and coaching a multidisciplinary team operating under an enterprise agreement
  • Perform and supervising daily operational activities of terminal operators including rail / road intake and outload; ship loading; weighbridge operations; pest control and fumigation; control room operations; site upkeep and hygiene
  • Support the management of fixed and mobile port assets
  • Coordinate the storage and throughput of all commodities in the terminal to ensure highest possible performance rates
  • Manage potential environmental risks associated with handling a range of products of a seaboard terminal.

About your experience


Our ideal candidate has experience supervising operations in the logistics / supply chain function of a large-scale industrial or commercial site along with:
 

  • Experience leading or managing a small team
  • Understanding of scheduling and cost-effectively managing assets and resources
  • Good understanding, knowledge and experience in operational aspects of safety, health and environment
  • Good computer literacy and capacity to learn and adapt to new technology, software and systems
  • Experience in supply chain operations or tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline.


In addition to providing proof of working rights and suitable professional referees, progressed candidates will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical.

Do you share our passion for contributing to the success of a diverse, international team?


At GrainCorp, we value and respect the different perspectives and experiences our people bring to work each day. We aim to increase the diversity of our workforce – leading to a range of different thinking, perspectives and ideas that create the innovation we need to drive better business results. We aim to have a work environment where everyone feels included and everyone can realise their full potential.