First listed on: 30 December 2016
Mid West Ports Authority
Mid West Ports Authority are looking for innovative and motivated persons to fill the vacancies we have within our organisation. We will reward successful applicants with a competitive salary and a working environment that is enjoyable, challenging and rewarding.

Operations Manager 

Full time – 5 Year Contract

Salary: $160-180K per annum                                      

Closing Date: 20th January 2017, 4pm

Midwest Ports invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced Operations Managers wanting to be a part of this exciting phase by ensuring the application of sound and effective operations processes.

Reporting to the General Manager, Landside Operations, the incumbent will be required to coordinate all "Landside" based operational activities including undertaking responsibility as the Registered Mine Manager as per the Mine Safety and Inspection Act 1994, managing the port's rail terminal, ensuring contractor compliance in operations and maintenance, assisting to plan and develop bulk infrastructure and working closely with the Engineering and Marine teams. The coordination, monitoring and managing of personnel and operational activities associated with plant, ship loading and port infrastructure are primary to the success in managing an effective team.

A Tertiary qualification in a relevant field or discipline is advantageous, and substantial prior management experience in a Port, Mine or Logistics environment is essential as is a thorough understanding of health, safety, environmental and quality requirements.

For a complete job description please visit our website at and go to the 'Tenders & Employment' tab.

Applications including a resume and covering letter must be submitted to  on or before 20th January 2017. While responding please quote "Operations Manager" in the subject of your email.

Only applications that address the selection criteria will be assessed.

Applicants may be required to undergo personality pro?ling, pre-employment medical check and drug and alcohol testing. Applicants must reside in Geraldton or be prepared to re-locate to Geraldton. Only those eligible to work in Australia will be considered for this role.

Only applications from persons eligible to work in Australia will be accepted. MWPA is an equal opportunity employer.

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