Multi Skilled Operative

Job details
Posting date: 24 September 2021
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 24 October 2021
Location: EX16 7JB
Company: Aggregate Industries
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 149283JCP

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Aggregate Industries a leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete and aggregate products are recruiting for a Quarry Operative based at our Chard Junction quarry.

About the role

As a Quarry Operative reporting to our Site Manager, you’ll join our operational team to help run the quarry and process plant safely and efficiently.

Other elements of the role include:

Operation of mobile plant (Loading Shovel, Articulated Dump Truck) safely and efficiently carrying out daily safety checks
Operation of fixed production plant
Dispatching and controlling the quality of product
Maintaining a high standard of housekeeping keeping areas clean, tidy and hazard free
Deal with all daily issues professionally and liaise with site management on a regular basis
To carry out the daily plant inspections and where a problem exists notify management immediately
Be responsible for the plant assets that are entrusted to you i.e. materials, plant buildings, and equipment and stores used therein and efficient employment of them
Contribute the effective and efficient operation of all plant operations from the primary stockpile onwards
React promptly and effectively to site breakdowns by liaising with maintenance and assisting where needed
Monitor and ensure that all production data, plant stoppages, breakdowns, and logs are documented correctly
Inspect, carry out and ensure that plant routines are regularly adhered to and that the cleanliness of the plant mechanism, plant area, adjacent buildings, and equipment are at all times properly and regularly inspected, cleaned in accordance with site instructions
Carry out other reasonable tasks within the scope of your operation and abilities as and when required

What will you bring?

Ability to operate MEWHP, telehandler, loading shovel, excavators, dozers and dumpers
Previous experience within a similar industry
Good communication, planning and time management skills
Adhere to Aggregate Industries Health and Safety Procedure

What can we offer you?

Competitive Salary, bonus and benefits recognising the contribution you bring
Opportunities for Career Progression both at home and abroad
An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business

Why join Aggregate Industries?

While you help us become a leader in innovative and sustainable construction solutions, we promise to help you grow in a dynamic working environment that offers attractive working conditions and encourages personal and professional development

About Aggregate Industries

We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 200 sites and around 3,700 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and supply construction materials, export aggregates and offer national road surfacing and contracting services. A full range of products which will help you work sustainably, safely, professionally and profitably.
We’re also a proud member of Holcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 70,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets.

#BuildingProgress for people and the planet.

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