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Terminal Operator – Bulk Freight, Morandoo

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

We are recruiting for a full time Terminal Operator to work at our Morandoo depot in Newcastle. The role reports into the Operations Manager and will work closely with our Shift Leaders and Train Crew to support the coordination, planning, efficient shunting and marshaling of trains within the terminal.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Safely delivering the Customer Service plan
  • Proactively work towards supporting & achieving safety goals 
  • Be committed to our customers needs
  • Preparing Pacific National Services for departure, not limited to but including minor maintenance, brake examinations and pre- departure checklists.
  • Administrative requirements aligned to the role
  • Stepping in as a Driver assist in line with the business needs

About You

  • Prior experience in train shunting and marshaling is ideal or experience as a Second Person/ Driver Assistant
  • You will be looking to build a long-term career within the rail and transport industry
  • A strong focus on customer service is a must
  • You will have a passion for safety and be vigilant of your own safety and the safety of others in a fast-paced environment.
  • You will be comfortable and committed to working on a 24/7 roster
  • You must have a valid drivers license
  • Basic computer literacy skills required

The Benefits

Our culture embraces diversity and flexible work options. 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 20th of November 2018

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            

Home Safely Everyday - Our top priority is getting you home to your family safely every day.

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Closing Date

Tuesday 20 November 2018

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