• Full Time
  • Whyalla

GFG Alliance

About the role

Working on an even time roster and reporting to the Coke Ovens Operations Leader, this role will see you leading work teams and controlling operations within our Coke Ovens section. Additionally, you will mentor safe work practices ensuring product quality and operational excellence is obtained.

Achieving operational objectives with a focus on meeting production schedules in terms of cost, quality, quantity, and timeliness, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Monitor operational performance and maximise shift productivity
  • Assessing and improving team capabilities and managing the performance and safety of all shift personnel
  • Identifying plant issues, while working directly on plant including manual monitoring, fault finding and resolution
  • Liaise with the maintenance team and contractors to facilitate work on plant
  • Utilise permit to work systems to facilitate work and provide a safe environment
  • Plan rosters, overtime, and manage leave and performance management
  • Lead toolbox talks

About your experience

Our ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, demonstrated leadership capabilities, and a confident approach in diagnosing production and equipment issues.

You also have:

  • Solid coke making production background
  • Heavy industry experience
  • IT proficiency, including SAP preferably
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability coordinate and steer team in problem solving and execution
  • The ability to translate Coke Ovens requirements to ‘task level’ for employees

About our team

GFG Alliance Australia operates an end to end mining, steel, construction and energy business. With over 160 sites and more than 6700 people, we provide steel for Australia’s leading infrastructure projects.

A member of the GFG Alliance group, Liberty Primary Steel is located at Whyalla, South Australia, approximately 400 kilometres north-west of Adelaide. We operate an integrated steelworks including steel making, blast furnace, coke oven and rolling mill facilities. Producing billet for rolling in Liberty Steel and other manufacturing sites and for export, together with rail and structural steel products. We look for exceptional talent from a broad range of backgrounds, to bring high energy and drive innovation. We foster a culture where people and the business can flourish and develop.

Why consider Whyalla? Located on Eyre Peninsula’s Spencer Gulf in South Australia, Whyalla is an important hub and the region’s biggest city for retail shopping. Whyalla boasts a warm climate, accessible ocean shores and saltwater fishing. Whyalla is well served with educational facilities where students can gain a quality education from primary school to university without leaving the City.

To view more of what Whyalla has to offer visit www.whyalla.com

Next steps

We are committed to uncompromising levels of safety, strong customer centricity and diversity. Wherever they are in the world, our people are our greatest asset. We would love you to be part of our journey.

We are a 2022 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant

To apply for this job please visit www.seek.com.au.