Protech SA

Are you interested in a career in the bulk materials handling industry in a heavy machinery, storage and distribution environment?

Protech have an entry level position available with one of our clients based in Port Lincoln.

Protech is a privately owned Australian business which provides industry- leading technical and professional workforce acquisition and management services, specialising in the provision of semi- skilled, skilled, technical, trades and professional personnel. With over 3000 people working in the civil infrastructure, asphalt building construction, mining, defence, engineering, and maintenance sectors.

About the Role:

  • Do you have enthusiasm, a commitment to safety and want to improve your career options?
  • We are seeking applications from those who would like to undertake a 24-month Cert III Supply Chain Operations Traineeship, at a local Port Lincoln Storage and Distribution Centre.
  • Work flexible hours, including occasional shift work due to the seasonal requirements of the business.

Key Duties:

  • Operate mobile and fixed plant in a safe, secure and reliable way to achieve maximum throughput and resource utilization – bulk truck loading and unloading
  • Ensure customer service standards are met, truck weight management in line with NHVR, truck turnaround time in line with customer expectation, correct products loaded, and paperwork completed
  • Inventory management
  • Perform routine preventative cleaning maintenance and pre-start checks as well as other general manual and administrative duties found in a bulk materials warehouse environment.

Skills and Tickets:

  • Highly organised and able to communicate effectively with transport operators, customers and co-workers
  • Have strong attention to detail
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to solve practical problems effectively
  • Work autonomously on set tasks through to completion
  • A positive and can-do attitude
  • Drivers Licence is preferred but not essential


  • Attractive and competitive pay rates
  • Full time working hours
  • Completion of accredit course
  • Work with a reputable company
  • Learn HSE management systems in a self-insured environment
  • Obtain RIIMPO304E Conduct Wheel Loader Operations
  • Obtain TLILIC0003 Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck
  • Obtain RIIHAN301E Operate Elevating Work Platform
  • Obtain RIIWHS204E Work Safely at Heights
  • Ongoing support from our client and Protech

Successful applicants will undergo a pre-employment medical and drug & alcohol testing.

Protech is a leader in workplace diversity, we encourage applications from Indigenous Australians for all roles, females for non- traditional female roles. If this position is of interest to you, please APPLY NOW and one of our team will be in touch for a confidential discussion.

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