Residue Supervisor

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Job Type:Full Time

Alcoa (NYSE: AA) is a global industry leader in bauxite, alumina and aluminum products, with a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa is built on a foundation of strong values and operating excellence dating back nearly 130 years to the world-changing discovery that made aluminum an affordable and vital part of modern life. Since inventing the aluminum industry, and throughout our history, our talented Alcoans have followed on with breakthrough innovations and best practices that have led to efficiency, safety, sustainability and stronger communities wherever we operate.

About the opportunity

Are you seeking a new opportunity with work-life balance and the ability to go home every night? Our business is currently looking for a motivational leader who can inspire change and make a difference at our Wagerup Refinery! This is a permanent position working a continuous family friendly 5 days on 5 days off roster.

We are searching for an experienced frontline leader to compliment and complete the Residue operations team. In this key leadership role, you will be responsible for coaching and mentoring others to reach their full potential, developing and upholding very high standards of process, production, maintenance and earthworks practices and guiding the team to achieve its challenging goals in all areas of the business.

Acting as a help chain to your team and contractors, your ability to problem solve maintenance and construction issues will be highly regarded. We want you to assist team members implement suggestion scheme ideas, sustain business system improvements, executing planned and unplanned mechanical work and the auditing of standardised work practices.

One of the challenges, but also the rewards of the role is the variety and scope of work as part of the core responsibilities. Collaborating closely with Civil Contractor to achieve daily Sand and Mud deposition targets and maintain Environmental operational compliance, as well as the site planner, civil engineer and contractor and operations workforce and providing root cause analysis participation in investigations is imperative!

If you are passionate about these aspects in a career, this is the role for you!

About you

To play a part in our ongoing success we are seeking someone with:

  • Trade or Tertiary qualification in Mechanical, Piping or Civil Earthworks required, Mining or Construction experience is essential,

  • A strong commitment to a positive safety culture, awareness of the operating environment,

  • Highly developed team leadership and experience in implementing and leading change initiatives across maintenance and production is required,

  • Solid problem solving, decision-making and communication skills, have plenty of initiative and self-motivation to excel in working with minimal supervision,

  • Proficient in MS Office is essential.

Why Alcoa?

Our values – act with integrity, operate with excellence, care for people – 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, underpinned by diversity and equality, 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 whilst 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?

  • Excellent remuneration package

  • 5 weeks annual leave

  • Shift Allowance

  • Benefits allowance

  • Performance related bonus (variable)

  • Industry leading superannuation

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Novated car lease scheme

  • Industry leading parental leave scheme

  • Paid volunteer time

  • Employee groups including the Social Club, Alcoa Women’s Network and EAGLE (Employees at Alcoa for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Equality)

Applications close
Thursday 22 April 2021

Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time.

Additional information

  • 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.