Superintendent - Port & Logistics

Bunbury, WA, Australia
Jun 16, 2022
Jun 30, 2022
Full Time
The Opportunity

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Superintendent Port and Logistics is responsible for leading the operational team who operate Worsley's Bunbury Port Facility and the Logistics function which is accountable for management of shipping and raw materials movements (rail and trucking) that support the Worsley Refinery in Collie.

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.


• Lead the Production team by championing South32 Values, Code of Conduct and Care Strategy
• Commit to and promote health, safety and environmental responsibility and sustainability practices
• Develop a culture that fosters and supports diversity and inclusion at all levels
• Manage and optimise the logistics chain, inclusive of integration with Marketing and Joint Venture owners, to support the operation
• Ensure execution of production work strategies in line with the weekly work schedules and minimise any unscheduled work requirements and impacts to shipping windows

About you

You have a passion for building and leading teams and have a track record of creating positive relationships with internal and external stakeholders.


• Strong background in stakeholder and relationship management
• Proven capability to operate in a complex environment
• Experience in leading and developing diverse teams
• Substantial experience in production activities within the Refinery industry
• Experience in Port Operations, Shipping, Logistics, Supply or Marketing


• Holds a recognised and relevant trade qualification, university degree or diploma

• A Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering, Process Control Engineering, Metallurgy, Chemistry or equivalent

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


This role will be based the Worsley Bunbury Port Facility

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 the 30th June 2022