Warehouse Supervisor - Kwinana - Nickel West

Location: Regional WA
Job Type: Full time
Reference: 64299

At BHP we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential.

With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success.

Come and be a part of this success.

About Nickel West

Nickel West is a fully integrated mine-to-market business. Our culture is rich with technical know-how, highly efficient and focused on innovation. The business employs over 2500 people from five operations across Western Australia comprising of nickel underground and open-cut mines, concentrators, a smelter and a refinery. We also have plans to expand our operations with new mines in the northern Goldfields and a large nickel sulphate plant in Kwinana. A member of the BHP Group, Nickel West is undergoing an exciting business transformation to become a globally significant supplier of battery materials to the electric vehicle market. Nickel West will soon become the world’s largest producer of Nickel Sulphate, a key ingredient in lithium-ion batteries. As the world’s largest producer of nickel briquettes and nickel powder, Nickel West is leading the new-energy revolution in Western Australia.

Nickel West has an exciting future ahead. We invite you to join us at Nickel West as we seek to energize our future.

Competitive salary on offer plus 12% superannuation and a range of company benefits -

5 days on and 2 days off roster -

Nickel West is positioned well to energise our future

The primary purpose of this role is to lead, coach and mentor the warehouse team members to ensure delivery against performance targets and warehousing best practices. Reporting to the Planning and Supply Superintendent this role will also provide competent forward planning that will ensure the availability of Commodities and Capital requirements for Work Management to complete their planned tasks through coordinating the actions of Purchasing, Inventory Management and Warehouse and Stock Administration. In addition, you will be responsible for managing the on-site and off-site repairs process through direct liaison with site planners, warehouse officers, purchasing and contracts personnel. As a positive team player with an unwavering attention to detail, your strong organisational, supervisory and leadership skills will be complemented with the ability to achieve deadlines while managing competing priorities. With highly developed interpersonal skills, you will have the capacity to quickly develop rapport with people at all levels and the skills to maintain direction as you build an agile and responsive team.

  • Certificate IV in Frontline Management in Supply,

Logistics or Materials Management or the equivalent warehouse experience

is desirable.

  • Demonstrated

leadership experience of a team in Warehousing, Material Maintenance or

Maintenance Planning / Coordination;

  • A

strong safety focus, team-oriented attitude with a continuous drive to

improve through utilisation of technology.

  • Developing, implementing and maintaining warehouse


  • An

in depth knowledge of the Inventory Management strategies, process and


  • Commitment to outstanding customer service and

demonstrated understanding of SAP, or similar integrated application that

applies to Warehousing operations is essential.

  • A working knowledge of hazardous materials regulations

will be highly regarded

As part of the recruitment process for this position you may be required to undergo a pre-employment medical and participate in background screening, including a criminal history, identity and qualifications check.

At BHP, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people. We know there are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits include flexible working options, a generous paid parental leave policy, other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.