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Swire MLI Graduate Position – Management Trainee

About Swire

Swire is a highly diversified global group with businesses all over the world. The Swire group has grown and diversified into a multi-disciplined conglomerate and industry leader in specialist businesses. Internationally, Swire encompasses diverse interests in property, aviation, agribusiness and food-chain, marine services, and trading and industrial services.

Swire Mining Logistics and Industrial (Swire MLI) comprises of two businesses, HSE and Kalari. Kalari specialises in bulk logistics for the mining and resources sector and HSE is a contract mining operation specialising in large scale mining fleets and associated services.

About the Graduate Position

We are committed to developing talented young managers so they can grow into highly capable, mobile and flexible leaders in our Australian business. We know you can learn, so we focus on making sure you gain diverse experiences, have regular interaction with senior management, and progress your career.

Our experience shows us exposure to different industries and access to senior leadership builds outstanding management skills. We’ll support you with access to a wide range of experienced professionals, and direct exposure to key decision makers, so they can pass on their expertise and skills. The most senior leaders in the company – the Executive Chairman, Managing Director, CFO, general managers and Leadership teams – take an active interest in graduates and what’s best for your development.

We do business all over Australia. During your time at Swire, you could find yourself on assignment in any of our businesses locations. Assignments are generalist in nature, and we expect to see value being added in areas which are new and unfamiliar. You will begin your time with Swire MLI at our head office in Port Melbourne, Victoria learning about the inner workings of a business by assisting our Support Services team which contributes across all areas of the group. After that, you will have the opportunity to work in an area that interests you and benefits your development, which may be out in the operations learning about customer and workforce dynamics firsthand or in the Corporate office.

Our key consideration is identifying where you can access the best experiences to accelerate your development. Wherever it is, you will have the opportunity to make an impact. You will learn to cope with unexpected challenges in unfamiliar surroundings, gain exposure to an extraordinary range of business areas, and build a long-term but highly diverse career in general management.

About You

We are looking for a graduate from a academic background who is committed to their own development and is flexible and driven to seize opportunities. To be considered for the graduate position, you will need to possess the following:

  • A recent university bachelor’s degree (all disciplines welcome)
  • Strong leadership potential and demonstrated ability to work in a team
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • A high degree of self-motivation
  • An interest in the industrial and resources sector
  • Flexibility and willingness to relocate for work within Australia, including to regional locations

You’ll be expected to step up from day one, take responsibility and thrive on unexpected challenges in unfamiliar surroundings. Such an opportunity is not for everyone, but if you’re interested in a diverse general management career, are looking for adventure, relish a challenge and enjoy the thought of living in diverse locations across Australia then you may be the right person for us and we might be the right place for you.

We are an Equal Opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from women, people with a disability, and Indigenous people to apply.

Closed 4 days ago
Closed 4 days ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Administration, Business and Commerce, Communications, Logistics

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

  • Locations:

    Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane,

  • Closing Date:26th Nov 2021, 6:00 am


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