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Terminal Operator


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Full job description

A shared passion for our people.

Our people can be proud that, as a leading international agribusiness, we provide an increasingly important service across the food supply chain.

About our team

The world is growing at an unprecedented rate. As the population climbs, food demand will surge. With operations in grains and oilseeds in Australia, Canada, China, India, New Zealand, Singapore, UK and Ukraine, GrainCorp is an accomplished and diverse business partner operating at scale in a vital industry.  And our people are central members of an international taskforce steeping up to meet that challenge.

About the role

  • Multiple task and time-based allowances - learn more and earn more!
  • Annual bonus potential based on site commodity throughput 

We are seeking a Terminal Operator at Mackay Grain Terminal. This role is to ensuring that we deliver an efficient and safe service in exporting and importing grains and other commodities. This includes wheat, sorghum, pulses, stockfeed and other products. 

The core activities of a Terminal Operator include rail and road receival, shipping, road outloading, plant hygiene, bunker storage operations and grain assessing, among others. As a member of a multi skilled work environment you will be expected to take on other activities within the plant in accordance with training and experience.

This role has lots of room for advancement and progression within the business. We provide you with the tools and training required to perform your job effectively and safely. We are proud to provide genuine opportunities for our people to take on more responsibility, allowing them to progress further.

About your experience

The successful candidate for this role will ideally have had experience in plant operations in any industry or the ability / willingness to do this type of work; however we are also very open to training someone who is less experienced and looking to start their careeer.  Additionally:

  • Flexibility to work nights / weekends when the terminal operates 24/7
  • Good communication, teamwork and customer service skills
  • Capacity to work at heights and in confined spaces
  • Willingness to undertake training to obtain fumigation licence and Dept of Agriculture Approved Officer status
  • Bonus: truck  loader, forklift or skid-steer experience.

In addition to providing proof of working rights and suitable professional referees, progressed candidates will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical.

Do you share our passion for contributing to the success of a diverse, international team?

At GrainCorp, we value and respect the different perspectives and experiences our people bring to work each day. We aim to increase the diversity of our workforce – leading to a range of different thinking, perspectives and ideas that create the innovation we need to drive better business results. We aim to have a work environment where everyone feels included and everyone can realise their full potential.


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Job details
Date posted
7 Jun 2022
Transport & Logistics
Postal, Warehousing & Customs
$80k ~ $88k
Contract type
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Private business
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident
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