Quarry Operative

Bring your wide-ranging plant skills and flexibility to Aggregate Industries, leading player in Construction Solutions.

Full time
Lee Moor, Plymouth
Excellent pay & benefits package

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, 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 cardinal rules, and Environmental, Health & Safety policy, in addition to site-specific 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:
• Telehandler
• Loading shovel
• Excavators
• Dozers and dumpers.

Your other attributes include good communication, planning and time management skills, punctuality and a pragmatic approach.

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