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Site Manager - Thallon

Employment Type:  Permanent (Full Time)
Business Area:  Operations & Commercial
Division:  Operations

Thallon, Queensland, AU

A shared passion for our people.

Our people can be proud that, as a leading international agri-business, we provide an increasingly important service across the food and beverage supply chain.

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.


Further diversification through acquisition led to the establishment of GrainCorp Oils in 2012. We are proud to be the largest integrated edible oils business in Australia and New Zealand, producing a wide range of quality food ingredients and animal feed products including specialist ingredients for infant nutrition.

About the role

GrainCorp is currently seeking a Site Manager for our site in Thallon. As a Site Manager you will be responsible for running the site and managing staff. In this role you will be required to:

Supervise a team of Grain Handlers to ensure that the site runs smoothly and efficiently
Assist the Area Manager in planning, resourcing receivables and out-loading of grain during both normal and peak season periods
Manage the grain receivals and outload in safe and efficient manner.
Follow and will help to ensure others follow all OHS systems and procedures
Develop and maintain business relationships, specifically with growers and customers; and maintain awareness of local priorities and issues.
Develop & maintain effective Grower group/s
Managing site budget
Dealing closely with internal and external customers


This position includes company housing in Thallon + Tool of Trade Vehicle.


About your experience

To be successful in this role you will need experience managing a team. Whilst this role is very hands-on, we require someone who is keen to progress within the company. You will be able to build strong relationships within the community and be aware of competitor activity. A sound understanding of OHS requirements and computer skills in Microsoft Office are also required.

In addition to providing proof of working rights and suitable professional referees, progressed candidates will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical. A current, valid driver’s licence is also required

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