• Full Time
  • Whyalla

Pacific National

Terminal Operator

About Us

Pacific National is one of Australia’s largest rail providers. We handle and haul millions of tonnes of agricultural and resource commodities, retail goods, manufacturing products, construction and other materials that keep the region’s economy, businesses and households running. We employ around 4000 people in over 100 sites across Australia. Join our team as we continue to strive to become market leaders in logistic services that connect businesses and their markets across Australia.

The Opportunity

We are seeking to recruit a Terminal Operator to complement the team in our Intermodal Kalgoorlie Depot. Working closely with our Operations Supervisor, train crew and Depot Manager, the prime purpose of this role is the coordination, planning, efficient shunting and marshalling, of trains within the terminal.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Tracking the movement of product on/off wagons and transport
  • Proactively work towards supporting & achieving safety goals
  • Directing the safe movement of all vehicles within the terminal
  • Preparing wagons for the placement and removal of containers
  • Proactively working with customers to meet freight requirements

About You

To be successful in this role, you will be looking to build a long-term career within the rail and transport industry and will have a genuine interest in adding value and helping our business to grow. A strong focus on customer service is a must and prior experience in train shunting and marshalling is highly desirable. You will have a passion for safety and be vigilant of your own safety and the safety of others in a fast paced environment. Previous experience in logistics or the rail industry is preferred, as is experience with shift work. The role requires a current Australian Drivers Licence.

The Benefits

Our culture embraces diversity and flexible work options. Working for us will put you in a strategic position with your career, with opportunities for growth and development along with financial and non financial benefits, such as paid parental leave, opportunity to purchase additional annual leave, discounts on health insurance, travel and more.

We’re looking for people who share our values of Safety, People & Teamwork, Customer and Performance, and live these values through open and honest communications, personal accountability and respect.

About us

Pacific National (PN) is the largest provider of diversified rail freight services in Australia. We haul a variety of freight including coal, intermodal containers, steel, and a range of bulk commodities and materials that keep the region’s economy, businesses and households running. We operate nationally with approximately 3,500 staff in over 90+ sites across Australia.

Join us as we continue to transform our business and shape the rail freight industry, to achieve our vision of becoming Australia’s recognised leader for safe, innovative and sustainable rail freight solutions.

We are seeking applicants who share our values: Make it simple, Share more, Kindness, Gratitude, Curiosity, and Own it. These values help us achieve strong connections with everyone we work with, and play an important part in motivating us all to do our best work.

Closing date

Applications close on 19th August 2022

Next steps

Are you ready to be part of our future?

To apply, please click on the ‘Apply’ button below and follow the prompts.

To find out more about Pacific National, our benefits and opportunities we offer, visit our careers page: www.pacificnational.com.au/careers

Home Safely Every Day – Pacific National’s top priority is getting you home to your family safely every day.

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