Rio Tinto is a leading international mining group headquartered in the UK. Rio Tinto's business is finding, mining and processing mineral resources. Major products are aluminium, copper, diamonds, energy (coal and uranium), gold, industrial minerals (borax, titanium dioxide, salt, talc) and iron ore. Activities span the world but are strongly represented in Australia and North America with businesses in South America, Asia, Europe and Southern Africa.
Rio Tinto Procurement (RTP) is a global function focused on delivering value for the Rio Tinto Group through sourcing and buying goods and services. Our role is to ensure the right goods and services are delivered, safely, to the right location at the right time and at competitive Total Cost of Ownership. Our strategy aims to strike a balance between efficiencies gained from global processes and the significant benefits of working with local suppliers and communities.
Reporting to the Warehouse Superintendent, the Warehouse Officer's key focus will be to conduct daily warehouse operations in order to deliver effective and efficient warehousing and distribution support to the Yarwun business sites. You will be responsible for the inbound/outbound freight coordination and for providing high level operational support to customers in a zero safety incident culture. Additionally you will contribute to continuous improvement in the warehousing and distribution operations.
This service role will see the successful candidate collaborate with teams across various time zones, cultures, and at times, in a virtual environment. The ability to effectively communicate and build relationships with stakeholders is a must. An understanding of and demonstrated experience in warehousing operations, preferably with forklift experience is highly sort. Finally attention to detail and the ability to multi-task in a busy environment are crucial.
This is a great opportunity to make your move in to a permanent role within the resources industry. We can offer the right person the opportunity to work within a leading global resources organization renowned for its world class safety standards, who offer an exceptional remuneration package in addition to benefits for financial/insurance, health/wellbeing and professional development.