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Specialist Warehouse

Date: 18-Nov-2021

Location: Collie, WA, AU, 6225

Company: South32 Group Operations Pty. Ltd.

About South32

South32 is a globally diversified mining and metals company. Our purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people’s lives now and for generations to come. We are trusted by our owners and partners to realise the potential of their resources. We produce bauxite, alumina, aluminium, metallurgical coal, manganese, nickel, silver, lead and zinc at our operations in Australia, Southern Africa and South America. With a focus on growing our base metals exposure, we also have two development options in North America and several partnerships with junior explorers around the world.


This role will be based at our Worsley Refinery, where our employees choose to live in the Bunbury, Collie or other nearby communities which all offer an enviable country lifestyle. Surrounded by magnificent jarrah forests, pristine beaches and world-famous wineries, this is an opportunity too good to miss.

As there is no accommodation on site, you will be required to drive in and out on a daily basis. Employee’s ideally live within an hours drive of Collie.  



Primary responsibilities are to:

  • Act as a 2IC to the Supervisor, taking on supervisor duties where needed. This is a development role.
  • Ensure accurate maintenance of data on movement and storage of material as per guidelines and procedures, with focus on adherence to HSEC guidelines.
  • Provide input towards warehouse operation strategies, budgets, and plans as well as improvement of work management processes.
  • Provide day-to-day leadership, expertise, administration and direction to the team to ensure delivery against plans; Guide and coach individual team members and promote a culture of continuous improvement in order to build a high performing team. 
  • Conduct regular inspection of material and storage space to ensure quality requirements are met.
  • Ensure on-time execution of all deliveries from internal and external customers, liaising with contracted logistics Vendors for scheduling and compliance to Chain of Responsibility legislation.
  • Conduct regular compliance ensure adherence to SAP processes and work instructions, and the entering of the relevant transactional data in SAP & G360.


About You   

  • Completion of Secondary school
  • Holds relevant licenses that are required for warehouse operations - LF Forklift essential, HR Driver’s License & LO highly desirable
  • Self-reliant contributor with distinctive proficiency in the Warehouse Management area with a minimum experience of between 2 and 4 years
  • Demonstrated capability to successfully lead a team and influence others.
  • Collaborated with a small group of internal and external stakeholders on middle management level


Our benefits


  • Competitive Salaries
  • Industry leading parental leave and family care policy
  • Education and career development
  • Participation in the Employee Share Plan
  • Short-Term Incentive Bonus
  • Additional employer superannuation contributions which depends on the level of employee contributions you choose


Our culture


At South32, our people are fundamental to our success. We’re focused on creating an inclusive workplace, with the right people in the right roles, who are engaged, empowered and appropriately rewarded.


We aspire to be an inclusive organisation, where our workforce reflects the broader demographic of the countries and communities where we operate.


South32 embraces diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.


Please note: This advertisement will close on Thursday the 2nd of December. 


COVID-19 Vaccination requirement


In accordance with the Resources Industry Worker (Restrictions on Access) Directions issued by the Western Australian government, South32 must ensure that all persons who attend its Worsley Alumina operations on and from 1 December 2021 have received the first dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine, and on and from 1 January 2022 have received two doses of an approved COVID-19 vaccine. You acknowledge and agree that you will be required to provide proof of your vaccination status, which will be securely stored in accordance with Australian privacy legislation.