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Date posted:  May 1, 2022
Location: 

Boundary Bend, AU

Job Function:  Logistics & Product Management
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  7825

Operator

We at Yara are part of a global network, collaborating to profitably and responsibly solve some of the world's key challenges - resource scarcity, food insecurity and environmental change.

About the Unit

Yara grows knowledge to responsibly feed the world and protect the planet, to fulfill our vision of a collaborative society, a world without hunger and a planet respected. To meet these commitments, we have taken the lead in developing digital farming tools for precision farming and work closely with partners throughout the whole food value chain to develop more climate-friendly crop nutrition solutions. In addition, we are committed to working towards sustainable mineral fertilizer production. We foster an open culture of diversity and inclusion that promotes the safety and integrity of our employees, contractors, business partners, and society at large. Founded in 1905 to solve the emerging famine in Europe, Yara has a worldwide presence of about 17,000 employees and operations in over 60 countries. 

Responsibilities

A full-time opportunity exists for an experienced Operator at our bulk liquid fertiliser facility in Boundary Bend, Victoria.
Reporting to the Plant Supervisor, the successful candidate will operate blending/mixing vessels, conduct raw material receipts from suppliers, efficiently load and dispatch our bulk and packaged fertiliser, and carry out housekeeping and front-line maintenance.
The candidate will require good mechanical aptitude and a current forklift license. 
We are seeking a candidate who is self-motivated, takes responsibility, is adaptable to change, and is focused on delivering the needs of our customers. 
The primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
•    Unloading trucks containing material classified as Security Sensitive and Explosive.
•    Conducts the filling of tankers including the dispatch paperwork, ensuring correct product and quantity are loaded.
•    Loading product into the mixer/hopper using a forklift truck.
•    Operating the batch controller.
•    Carrying out Quality Control checks
•    Housekeeping and maintenance of the production equipment and facilities.

Profile

•    Current High Risk License (LF)
•    Confined Space License (preferred)
•    Willing and able to obtain a Security Clearance/ Security Sensitive Explosives Licence
•    First Aid Certificate (preferred) 
•    Previous experience in a similar manufacturing environment is preferred
•    Self-starter, proactive, strong work ethic
•    Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements
•    Excellent organisational and communication skills
•    Attention to detail, high level of commitment
•    Fluent English is essential

•    Only applicants with Australian/New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency will be eligible to apply.

Additional Information

Candidates must have unrestricted work rights in Victoria, Australia to be eligible for this position. 
We welcome and encourage women and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent to apply. 
For more information on Yara International please access www.yara.com.au

Apply no later than

15 July 2021

Knowledge grows through differences
Yara is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We believe that creating a diverse and inclusive work environment is not only the right thing, but also the smart thing to do. To deliver on this, Yara has firmly anchored Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) in our business strategy and has more than 400 employees worldwide involved in D&I ambassador networks. 


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