Viterra

About us

We are Viterra, we connect Australian growers with domestic and international consumers through our world-leading, fully integrated agriculture network.

Viterra operates a storage and handling network of strategically located sites and port terminals spanning key growing regions in South Australia and western Victoria. We receive growers’ grain into our network, store it and move it to international and domestic markets.

Our unique culture empowers our employees to think innovatively and develop their careers in an exciting and supportive environment.

 

About the role

Viterra is looking for enthusiastic individuals who have a focus on quality and can lead by example. You will primarily assist with providing effective grain classification services at our Snowtown group (in the Central region), focussing on ensuring that grain meets client specifications and quality requirements. As other operational tasks will also be undertaken, experience with front end loader operations would be highly regarded.

Viterra has a dedicated safety culture where you will follow strict safety procedures to maintain a safe work site ensuring the safety of yourself and others around you.

 

Duties may include but are not limited to

  • Grain classification and quality control
  • Loading and unloading trucks
  • Loading of rail wagons
  • Forklift and loader operations
  • Responsible for keeping grain storage areas clean
  • Plant operation and manual grain handling work tasks
  • Monitoring of bunkers, tarps and silos
  • Training and leading seasonal staff
  • Maintenance of site and equipment
  • Pest management

 

About you

  • Knowledge of commodity classification and previous grain handling experience preferred but not essential
  • Ability to work well in a team environment, learn quickly and accept new challenges
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Previous experience leading a team, advantageous
  • Proven effective leadership and team building skills
  • A current drivers licence

 

Benefits

By joining Viterra’s operations, you can experience varied, active work where the day goes by quickly and less or no time at a desk.

But you’ll also be joining an established world-leading global agriculture company which has been operating in South Australia for more than 70 years, and benefit from:

  • Training and development offered to all employees and managed through the Skill Based Career Path (SBCP) structure, which supports your progression as a terminal operator by increasing your skills and levels of responsibility. The scheme provides multi-skilling within the workforce.
  • Employee assistance program – access to confidential and free support
  • Corporate health insurance funds, financial services, and computer offers
  • Novated leasing
  • Birthday leave
  • Years of service recognition
  • Rigorous safety practices
  • Gender-inclusive paid parental leave
  • A supportive environment which prioritises respect and teamwork.

 

How to apply

To apply please visit viterra.com.au and go to the Careers tab or for further information please contact Operations Supervisor, Craig Wilson on 0409 284 229.

Applications close 11:45pm Sunday 30 June 2024.

Please note we are not accepting recruitment agency applications at this time.

Viterra is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds.

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