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Newcastle and SydneyFull time

Tactical Capacity Planner

About Us

Pacific National is one of Australia's largest rail providers. We handle and haul millions of tonnes of agricultural and resource commodities, retail goods, manufacturing products, construction and other materials that keep the region's economy, businesses and households running.   We employ around 4000 people in over 100 sites across Australia. Join our team as we continue to strive to become market leaders in logistic services that connect businesses and their markets across Australia.

The Opportunity

The Tactical Capacity Planner leads the development of medium-term train plans for the Coal Business Unit. The role is to design efficient, effective and safe coal haulage and supply chain solutions for customers including solutions which result in improved business performance. Opportunity can be based in either North Sydney or Newcastle. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop optimal medium-term capacity plans to ensure the efficient and effective utilisation of asset and labour resources whilst delivering customer outcomes.
  • Responsible for the design/review of new/current coal haulage services   to improve on business performance and delivery of customer expectations.
  • Determine and highlight any supply chain constraints that impact customer demand, whilst            ensuring alignment of access availability to customer contracted volumes.
  • Support the negotiation, amendment, submission and management of relevant access agreements to meet customer and service provider requirements and maximise business outcomes.
  • Drive a partnership approach with the customer and service planning teams along with other internal stakeholders to deliver consist standardised plans.

About You

  • Ideally demonstrated experience in asset management planning, scheduling or similar well regarded.
  • Excellent stakeholder engagement and communications skills – which will also assist in delivering the right outcomes, critical thinking and well-developed decision-making skills.
  • Passionate about achieving results, problem solving and have a high attention to detail.
  • Methodical yet flexible, and a team player who can work autonomously to meet tight deadlines and competing priorities.
  • In addition, you understand supply chain realities and can navigate through operating systems to effectively deliver outcomes.

The Benefits

Working for us will put you in a strategic position with your career, with opportunities for growth and development along with financial and non financial benefits, such as paid parental leave, opportunity to purchase additional annual leave, discounts on health insurance, travel and more.

We're looking for people who share our values of Safety, People & Teamwork, Customer and Performance, and live these values through open and honest communications, personal accountability and respect.

We embrace diversity in our workforce and encourage everyone to apply.

Closing Date

Applications close on XXXXXXX

Next Steps

Are you ready to be part of our future?

To apply, please click on the 'Apply' button below and follow the prompts.

To find out more about careers with us, our benefits and the opportunities we offer, visit our careers page           

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Closing Date

Friday 26 October 2018

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