Residue Filtration Supervisor
Job Type: Full time
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About the job
We are searching for our next front-line leader in the role of Filtration Supervisor, based in Residue at our Pinjarra Refinery! You will play an important part in the success of work execution and people engagement. The working roster is Monday through Friday, with the added flexibility of a leisure day every four-week period!
In this leadership role, you will contribute to and be responsible for:
Managing the daily production and maintenance activities of Filtration.
Coaching and mentoring our personnel to reach their full potential,
Developing and upholding high standards of process and production practices,
Guiding the team to achieve department goals and guiding the execution of work in all areas of the business,
Implementing and sustaining business system improvements, assisting team members to implement suggestion scheme ideas, and the auditing of standardised work practices.
As a link in the help chain to the team we want you to utilise your troubleshooting skills, and Alcoa tools and systems provided to assist with production and interpersonal issues.
To play a part in our ongoing success we are seeking someone with:
A strong processing background and knowledge thereof,
Mechanical trade certificate, or relevant industry experience, highly regarded
A grounded and dedicated commitment to safety, health and the environment,
Validated use of initiative and self-motivation to excel working with minimal direction,
Highly developed team leadership, interpersonal skills and experience in implementing and leading change initiatives is required,
The commitment to meet challenges and work with a diverse group to develop and implement strategies across our workgroups.
Our values – act with integrity, operate with excellence, care for people, lead with courage – are at the foundation of everything we do.
At Alcoa we strive to create an inclusive workplace where employees can bring their whole selves to work regardless of their background. We know it starts and finishes with you, which is why our value ‘care for people’ is so important to us. It ensures not only your physical safety but also provides an inclusive and welcoming workplace for people from all walks of life, encouraging diversity of thought from each and every person.
We embrace change, new ideas and promote a culture of respect and equal opportunity. Our employment programs are underpinned by diversity and equality and continue to be recognised and rewarded. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, women and LGBTIQ+ job seekers.
As an Alcoa employee, you will embark on growth opportunities and can truly make a difference being part of an organisation that respects and considers flexibility while empowering you with stimulating and challenging work.
Flexible work arrangements may be considered, please let us know when you apply if this is something you are seeking.
What’s on offer?
Competitive remuneration package
Career development opportunities
Monthly Leisure Day
Performance related bonus (variable)
Superannuation above guarantee
16 weeks parental leave scheme
Paid annual volunteer hours
Employee groups including the Social Club, Alcoa Women’s Network, EAGLE (Employees at Alcoa for Gay, Lesbian, bisexual and transgender Equality) and AWARE (Alcoans Working Actively for Racial-ethnic Equality)
Alcoa’s Australian operations represent one of the world’s largest integrated bauxite mining, alumina refining and aluminium smelting systems and add value to Australia’s local, state and national economies at every stage. Our Australian operations support approximately 4,370 direct jobs including multiple entry talent pathways/programs, predominantly in regional Western Australia.
Supported by our head office in Booragoon and the Bindjareb Regional office in Pinjarra, our operations include: our world-class Technology Development Centre of Excellence (COE), two bauxite mines in Western Australia (Huntly and Willowdale); three alumina refineries in Western Australia (Kwinana, Pinjarra and Wagerup); one aluminium smelter in Victoria (Portland); two dedicated port facilities in Western Australia (Kwinana and Bunbury); and two Alcoa Farmlands sites in Western Australia (Pinjarra and Wagerup).
Wednesday, 14th June 2023
Interviews may progress prior to the closing date, although all applications will be considered.
You will only be contacted if you are shortlisted for an interview, this process can take up to four weeks from the closing date.
This position is available only to permanent Australian residents or applicants who hold the relevant Visa with authority to work in Australia. Please ensure this information is clearly stated on your application.
Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time.