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Terminal Manager - Timaru

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

Timaru, Canterbury, NZ

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, beverage and animal feed supply chain.

About our team

GrainCorp Liquid Terminals is a leader in the storage and handling of bulk liquids including edible oils and fats and chemicals. We provide efficient loading and unloading of shipping and bulk transport, storage and discharge of our customers’ products.

About the role

GrainCorp is seeking a Terminal Manager, based at our Timaru site, to manage the site and staff while ensuring that we provide industry leading liquid storage and handling facilities in a cost-efficient manner. The Terminal manager will ensure that the site meets regulatory and internal expectations around health, safety and the environment. The responsibilities of the role also includes:

  • Providing industry leading levels of service for both internal and external customers in the handling of liquid feeds (including molasses), tallow and edible fats
  • Staff management, including one-on-ones, tool box talks, performance management, SHE and leave planning
  • Meeting both internal and external audit requirements, including MPI Audits to ensure regulatory guidelines are adhered to and risks are mitigated
  • Managing site assets and ensuring that preventative maintenance checklists are implemented
  • Completing reports using SAP and Excel including stock takes and product movements
  • Managing terminal budgets 

About your experience

Candidates will have prior experience working in a similar management role at a port, with liquid terminal experience being highly beneficial. Candidates will also display experience in: 

  • Personnel management 
  • Working with shipping lines 
  • Working knowledge of Occupational Health & Safety legislation, particularly experience in completing risk assessments
  • SAP as well as Microsoft packages
  • Hold a MPI Certification

Please note this role will require the ability to work at heights and in confined spaces.

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

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.