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  • 06/06/2024

Warehouse Operator (Whyalla, SA, AU)

About the role

An opportunity is available for a reliable and enthusiastic Warehousing Operator to join our Stores team at Liberty Primary Steel in Whyalla. This exciting opportunity operates on an 12 hour 5day/5 off/4 night/5 off/5 day/4 off roster pattern. 


The key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Maintaining a safe and hygienic workplace.
  • Participating in various Safety Improvement processes.
  • Working in a variety of team-based and autonomous roles
  • Receiving incoming goods, verifying incoming orders against system generated purchase orders.
  • Preparing goods for storage.
  • Putting stock away into pre-allocated storage locations or laydown areas for despatch.
  • Picking and packing stock to meet customer requirements.
  • Maintaining accurate transactional records and other documentation.
  • Counting and recording stock.
  • Operating various basic and complex machinery such as counter balanced & sideloader forklifts
  • Will include heavy and repetitive lifting, manual work, and minor maintenance work
  • Participate in competency-based training requirements.
  • Data entry in to our SAP system e.g. receipting of goods, issuing of stock, conducting & entering inventory stocktakes.

About your experience

To be successful in this role you will possess these qualities:

  • Demonstrate a strong focus on safety, initiative and can-do attitude
  • A current forklift licence – essential
  • Excellent fault finding and troubleshooting skills with a proactive approach
  • Enthusiastic and passionate about delivering outcomes
  • Capable of working collaboratively across the business to achieve results
  • A willingness to work hard
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to understand basic and complex documents e.g. freight con-notes, work instructions, quality documents
  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Intermediate/advanced computer skills in programs such as Microsoft Excel & Outlook as well as experience using mobile devices e.g. mobile phones and tablets.

About our team

Liberty Primary Steel, a member of GFG Alliance, operates integrated steelworks which include ironmaking, steel making, and rolling-mill facilities located in coastal Whyalla, approximately 400km from Adelaide.

About Whyalla

Located on the Eyre Peninsula’s Spencer Gulf in South Australia, Whyalla boasts a warm climate, accessible ocean shores and saltwater fishing. Whyalla has over 100 sports codes and activities ranging from wind surfing and kite boarding, paddle boarding and kayaking, sailing and diving, and a thriving team sport community.

Whyalla is the region’s biggest city for retail shopping and offers a range of health care services through the local hospital, well equipped medical centres and three modern pharmacies. Whyalla is well served with educational facilities, most notable is the non – Adelaide based university campus in South Australia. Students can gain a quality education from primary school to university without leaving the City. To view more of what Whyalla has to offer visit

Next steps

Across our different business units, we offer career opportunities for people who share our drive, passion and ambition. From apprentices and graduates to experienced professionals, we are committed to offering fulfilling careers and the chance to grow as our business grows. We would love you to be part of our journey. 

We are a 2024 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to responding to every applicant.