Warehouse Worker (Leading Hand)

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions

Location: Pinkenba

Job Type: Full time


Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions

Warehouse Worker Leading Hand – Pinkenba

Our Company and Culture

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a global leading supplier of equipment and tools, parts, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries. The Sandvik Group has approximately 44,000 employees in more than 150 countries.

We conduct business in a sustainable and responsible manner. To achieve this, we always act in line with our high ethical standards, putting safety first and always showing consideration for the environment and the communities in which we operate. The safety and well-being of our employees and the environment are our core values. Finally, we care about others and build relationships based on honesty, respect and trust.

At Sandvik, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The role

Sandvik are currently seeking an enthusiastic and strong performing Warehouse Worker (Leading Hand) to join our warehouse team based in Pinkenba. Reporting to the Warehouse Supervisor, you will support the day-to-day operations and supervise the operation of the warehouse, including processing, packaging and storage of supplies, materials and equipment in compliance with Sandvik warehousing and logistics procedures and processes.

Areas of responsibility

  • Comply with all aspects of the Sandvik EHS policy and any reasonable instruction, procedures or systems of work which are given in the interest of providing safe workplaces and eliminating environmental harm.
  • Oversees receipt, storage and shipment of materials, and related reporting in accordance with established procedures. Accounts for all materials and supplies in the stores facilities; audits goods received into warehouse.
  • Prepares and coordinates schedules for shipping and receiving materials to control the flow of goods and regulate warehouse space.
  • Ensures the effectiveness of operating procedures, space utilization, and maintenance and protection of facilities and equipment.
  • Develop the warehouse processes and improve team performance using Lean methodology.
  • Working closely with other warehouse workers, supervisors, and managers to ensure smooth operations.
  • Participate and Champion Site Safety, drives Hazards Hunts and Safety Presentations.
  • Suggesting and implementing process improvements to optimize warehouse operations and increase efficiency.
  • Runs daily tool boxes and sets up the daily task for start of shift.

Your profile

You will be adaptable, reliable and committed to our “Zero Harm” attitude. You will demonstrate initiative, flexibility, a high level of enthusiasm and excellent communication and leadership skills. You will have a minimum of 2 years’ warehouse/stores experience and hold a Forklift License. A Certificate IV in Warehousing or equivalent is also desirable but not essential.

Agencies need not apply.

You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job.

What we offer

  • A rewarding career with diverse opportunities
  • An Employee Benefits Program including salary sacrifice options
  • Option for up to 12% Superannuation on top of all earnings
  • Company Performance Bonus scheme
  • Length of Service Recognition program
  • Company funded paid parental leave
  • Training and development opportunities
  • A Sandvik Wellness Program for employees’ who want to improve their health and wellbeing

Sandvik is proud to be a Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more information about how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and benefits on the Work180 website.

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Monique King

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