Logistics Supervisor


Location: Darwin

Job Type: Full time


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.


Located on the tropical Groote Eylandt in the Northern Territory, GEMCO is a South32 Company, the operation is accountable for over 20% of the world’s manganese ore production. Groote Eylandt is home to the Anindilyakwa people, who are the traditional owners of the land and have been working alongside GEMCO since 1963.

What we offer you

  • Competitive salary and annual bonus scheme
  • FIFO from Darwin/Cairns or Residential on Groote Eylandt
  • Industry leading parental leave and family care policy
  • Ongoing training, education assistance and career development
  • Excellent facilities including gym, beachside workout area, swimming pool, golf course, tennis and squash courts, sports oval and scenic walking tracks.
  • For residential employees access to pristine camping and fishing opportunities, well-resourced school and day care facilities and remote living allowances.
  • Additional superannuation contributions
  • Participation in the Employee Share Plan

About the role

This role is a 7:7 day/night roster, FIFO Darwin or Cairns or can be offered as residential on a full-time ongoing basis. 

Reporting to the Logistics Superintendent, you will supervise and lead the Port & Road Haulage teams to safely achieve production plans.

Some of your main responsibilities will include:

  • Managing risks associated with road transport and shipping operations simultaneously
  • Influencing culture, setting and maintaining standards
  • Reporting and problem solving
  • Working with service delivery providers to get great results

About you

To be considered for the role, you will have:

  • A passion for workplace safety, engagement and improvement.
  • Previous experience working in a similar role ideally within the Mining sector or Logistics.
  • Knowledge of fixed plant, mobile equipment and isolation processes.
  • S1, S2, S3 Site safety supervisor qualification or Frontline management (desirable)

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.

If you're good at what you do, you can work anywhere. If you're the best at what you do, come work at South32.

Please note this job advert will close on Wednesday 7th December 2022.

You’ve got this!