• Job Reference: 00024404-1
  • Date Posted: 3 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Aurizon
  • Website:
  • Location: Gladstone
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations, Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Part Time

Job Description

Aurizon has an exciting opportunity for experienced Stevedores to join the team with permanent GWE positions available!

Location: Gladstone

  • Permanent hours with guarantee wage each week (with opportunity for overtime)
  • Join Aurizon’s growing Gladstone Port Services Team
  • On job training to receive nationally recognised qualifications
  • Excellent Safety and Workplace culture

About the role:

Aurizon is thriving in 2024, and we're looking for experienced Stevedores to join our Port Services Team in Gladstone. This is your chance to contribute to a dynamic team and develop your skills in a variety of stevedoring tasks, including:

  1. Facilitating the loading and discharge of cargo including Containerised breakbulk, and bulk cargoes.
  2. Operating machinery such as mobile harbour cranes, forklifts, front end loaders and reach stackers.
  3. Driving vehicles on/off Roll-on Roll-off vessels.
  4. Conducting shipboard and wharf duties, ship loading, lashing, and unlashing, and other general duties.
  5. Ensuring adherence to loading/unloading plans and schedules.

About you: 

We are seeking individuals who have:

  • Previous stevedoring knowledge and experience
  • Hold the following tickets and skilled ––C1 Mobile Harbour Crane, Ships crane, Reach stacker , Rigger
  • Must be available to work at short notice. 
  • Must be flexible with availability and be able to work day, afternoon , nightshifts and weekends as required. 
  • Available to work up to 12-hour shifts (as required).
  • Ability to obtain Maritime Safety Identification Card (MSIC) – Mandatory
  • C Class driver’s licence (unrestricted or provisional)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • A steadfast commitment to safety.
  • Must be 18 years or older.

Please note to be successful you will need to meet requirements of the recruitment process including pre-employment medical assessment, reference, and background checks for the MSIC.

What we can offer you:

At Aurizon, we support the development and growth of our employees to reach their full potential.  With a national portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with long term and exciting career opportunities.  Some of our benefits include:

  • Development and growth opportunities
  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands

At Aurizon we believe in connection

It is our ability to connect that strengthens communities, industries and builds economies. It helps to embrace diversity in our workplace and that is the experience we want for everyone. We are building a culture where everyone is seen, heard and valued, because of their diversity. We value inclusion throughout the whole company and encourage you to apply.

About Aurizon

Aurizon is Australia’s largest rail freight operator and a top ASX company.  Each year, we transport more than 250 million tonnes of Australian commodities, connecting miners, primary producers, and industry with international and domestic markets.

We strive for a diverse, collaborative, creative and a high-performance culture that celebrates the contribution of every employee and provide opportunities for career development in a dynamic work environment.