Operator Refinery Process


Posted on:  28th Mar 2024


At South32, we’re meeting the challenge of enabling a sustainable future through our focus on responsibly producing commodities critical for a low-carbon world. 
As a collaborative, caring and inclusive company, there’s no better place to make a genuine difference. Together we’re making a positive, global impact that has the potential to change lives. 
Whatever career path you choose, we’ll support you every step of the way to learn, grow and succeed. So join us, step towards a brighter future and leave your legacy. 


Are you looking to be home every night? If so, this is your opportunity to live, work and play a short drive from stunning coastlines, scenic trails, magnificent jarrah forests and the food and wine heartland of the South-West and Peel Regions of Western Australia.

Our integrated Bauxite Mine, Alumina Refinery and Port Operation is creating the essential products needed for a sustainable low carbon future and is on a journey to become the world’s leading Alumina producer where our 1500+ workforce value the lifestyle that Worsley Alumina has to offer. 


•    Competitive salaries including Short-Term Incentive Bonus
•    Additional employer superannuation contributions which depend on the level of employee contributions you choose.
•    Participation in the Employee Share Plan
•    Flexible working arrangements and industry leading parental leave and family care policy


This role is a Permanent position DIDO from our Worsley Alumina Refinery, which is a short drive from Collie (15 minutes), Bunbury (35 minutes – bus available from Bunbury location only) and other nearby scenic communities.  

As the Operator Refinery Process you will be responsible for safely execute production activities according to the schedule and operate the physical assets, plant and equipment as defined by HSEC requirements, the operations standards and operating procedures.
Other key responsibilities include, but aren’t limited to: 
•    Demonstrate commitment and conformance to safe work practices and procedures.
•    Understand scope and competency required, SAP operation long text, job hazards and timeframe.
•    Update routines and check sheets & Complete handover log.
•    Provide quality handover with integrity. 


You will have experience and demonstrate capability in the following:  

•    Has previously worked in a team and has contributed to projects.
•    Understand root cause of emergent work.
•    Conduct personal risk assessment for task.
•    Good verbal and communication skills. 
•    Follow procedures for tasks and identify improvements.
•    Be safety orientated.

Qualifications for the role;

•    Holds Certificate III in Process Plant Manufacturing or a minimum of 5 years’ experience as an operator in a minerals/oil/gas process plant environment. 

South32 is committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and diverse workforce that reflects the communities in which we operate.  We provide a recruitment process that is fair, equitable and accessible for all and we encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. 

The job advert will close on 12th April 2024.

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