General Operative - Quarrying
Aggregate Industries is a member of the LafargeHolcim Group and a leading supplier of traditional and sustainable construction materials to major building and construction customers. With over 4,000 employees and operations across the UK and Northern Europe, we’re committed to helping create a better built environment.
As a General Operative reporting to our Site Manager, you’ll join our operational team to help run the quarry, process plant and site, safely and efficiently. Working to shift patterns to ensure production targets are achieved and complying with the company’s Health and Safety rules, and Environmental, Health & Safety policy, rules, you’ll contribute to profitability by minimising waste and inefficiencies and maximising productivity. The role will involve operating fixed and heavy mobile plant, as well as basic maintenance and housekeeping
Qualified to NVQ level in mobile/fixed plant operation and with sound, basic maths and English language skills, you’re capable of operating both independently and as part of a team. Preferably with some quarrying or similar experience, you’re flexible with some knowledge of Health & Safety procedures and basic first aid and able to operate:
• loading shovel
• dozers and dumpers.
Your other attributes include good communication, planning and time management skills, punctuality and a pragmatic approach.
Shift pattern: days based position; 48 hours per week; flexibility required between the hours of 6am - 6pm and 1 in 4 Saturday mornings
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General Operative job reference number: OLR13517/8086/8087